Florida Film Works at LYSFF

OIF, in partnering with the Love Your Shorts Film Festival in Sanford, Florida will conduct Education Day at the festival. Education Day is the traditional opening night for the LYS Film Festival, previously conducted by the University of Central Florida. The evening will showcase six short films produced by local filmmakers based in Central Florida.… Continue Reading Florida Film Works at LYSFF

The 7 Steps to Fund, Produce, and Distribute Your Feature Film

Archived Workshop hosted by Joanne Butcher. Taped on July 6th, 2022 . Joanne covers her 7 steps to success. Workshop Topics: Script that will attract distributors U Make Your Own Film without waiting for others Calculate the value of your film before creating a budget​ Create your ideal global distribution plan Easiest Fundraising Plan for you… Continue Reading The 7 Steps to Fund, Produce, and Distribute Your Feature Film

All about Commercials

Archived Workshop hosted by Troy Hayes. Taped on June 8th, 2022 . Discussing the nitty-gritty of commercials. Troy has handled over $1,000,000,000 in client spend on commercials. Workshop Topics: How commercials get created inside agencies. How commercials get approved and produced. How agencies pick talent. Why clients are so nervous on shoot day. The difference… Continue Reading All about Commercials

Invitation For Filmmaker Participation

Fusion Fest, an Orange County program, invites local filmmakers to join the 2022 project. The following is an open letter to the filmmaker community: Dear Filmmakers,FusionFest, an Orange County-sponsored event, is looking for filmmakers to create 3-5 minute short videos. I, on behalf of FusionFest, search for people to represent 10 regions of the world,… Continue Reading Invitation For Filmmaker Participation

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The Business of Indie Filmmaking

The Business of Indie Filmmaking – Making the jump into the Industry. This workshop is geared towards emerging filmmakers, film students and indie short filmmakers looking to make the leap to features or series. Topics covered: Writing a script that will sell Analyzing the market Structuring a pitch Budgeting & Investors Attaching Name talent Working… Continue Reading The Business of Indie Filmmaking

How To: Not Have To Fix It In Post

Workshop Overview: It isn’t the editor’s job to fix things – yet writers and filmmakers do things that create a world of “fix it in post.” Learn from the experience of an editor to take a few steps in the editor’s shoes and utilize the perspective of post production throughout all of development, pre-production, and… Continue Reading How To: Not Have To Fix It In Post