Interested in breaking into the Film Business? Learn the ins and outs of being the ideal Production Assistant from local independent producer Linda Burns.Read More
This course is designed for the individual considering the locations department as their entry into the film production industry. The course will detail the duties and responsibilities of the locations department and staff from the manager to the production assistant. It will also help you determine if you have the correct skill set, work ethic and personality to be successful as a freelancer in locations. Attendees should bring a notebook, pen or pencil to the class and will be required to turn off their cell phones during the duration of the course.
Maximum of 25 students.
$60/member of GPP and ATLFF
March 1, 2014
9:00am - 12:00pm
Georgia State University - Classroom South (Room TBA)
Atlanta, GA 30303
Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite.
Instructor: Michael Riley (The Walking Dead - 40 Episodes, The Odd Life of Timothy Green, Stomp The Yard, ATL, Warm Springs, Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius, Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd, etc. since 1992)
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Episode #15, in which Chris Holland talks crowdfunding with Joseph Beyer, Director of Digital Initiatives for the Sundance Film Festival & Institute. As one of the founders of Sundance's Artist Services program, Beyer has worked with Kickstarter on the successful funding of more than 90 crowdfunding campaigns, raising more than 2.8 million dollars since 2011. Joe now faces his biggest challenge in his first personal crowdfunding campaign — and because of the nature of the project, he can't use Kickstarter as his platform. Tune in for an informative and personal look at the technical, strategic, and emotional aspects of fundraising online.Read More