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Updated February 6, 2017
Production Assistant Workshop on Saturday, February
11, presented by Arizona Office of Film and Digital Media
Ready to start working on set? Want to learn the secrets that will
put you ahead of the pack? Already doing PA work but need to know how to
step up to the next level?
Join Instructor Matthew Earl Jones, Director of the Arizona Office
of Film & Digital Media, and learn the skills you need to succeed. The
workshop will be held on Saturday, February 11, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at
Sneaky Big Studios, 15750 N. Northsight Blvd., in Scottsdale.
In this Workshop, we'll cover:
- WHAT'S A PA? I went to film school - why start at this level?
What do I need to know before I start?
- I'M A PA, NOW WHAT? Learn how to be a professional; the skills you
need to get noticed.
- LOTS OF EXPERIENCE? Time to advance in the field? If you're
ready to move up, learn about picking a department, building a resume, finding
a job. Career paths to your dream job.
This workshop is presented by: The Arizona Office of Film &
Sponsors: Arizona Production Association, SCC Film School CAC, and
Sneaky Big Studios
Participating Colleges: Arizona State University, Glendale
Community College, Grand Canyon University, Huntington University and
Scottsdale Community College.
This workshop is free, but You must RSVP - Limited seating is
available. RSVP through eventbrite.com
What: Production Assistant Workshop
Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Place: SNEAKY BIG STUDIOS, 15750 N. Northsight Blvd.
Cost: FREE FOR EVERYONE, but you MUST RSVP.
Updated January 30, 2017
Almost Famous Film Festival 2017 – Short Film Challenge
Our last challenge was way back in the
fall of 2015 and after a much needed break, we decided it's about time to
dust off the A3F logo and return to what we know best, hosting the
finest film challenge in Arizona and making all of you Almost Famous!
So we are excited to announce a 72 Hour Short Film Challenge that takes place
in just 3 weeks! OMG! So gather your cast and crew, charge up those
batteries, and get ready for a 3 Day Adventure
like no other!
takes place February 17-20 but the early entry deadline is this Tuesday
(1/31/17). Sign-up now for just $30 per team (includes an
official A3F Challenge T-Shirt and 2 tickets to the public screening).
So far, 6 teams have registered and are ready for a crazy 72 hour adventure!
Open to all ages and abilities. So what are you waiting for? Sign-up now and get ready to become Almost Famous!
We missed all of you and being a part of the film scene here in
Arizona and look forward to seeing your next masterpiece on the BIG SCREEN! -- Jae (A3F Director)
Updated January 3, 2017
Arizona Production Association - Annual Membership Meeting
Join us on Friday, January 20, for our Annual Membership Meeting!
This year's event will be hosted by Sun Studios of Arizona in Tempe. Come out and
meet APA's leadership for 2017 and hear what the organization has planned for
the months ahead.
The evening begins with a casual dinner provided by APA, followed by the formal
meeting and a question and answer period. When the meeting's over, take a tour
of the fabulous facility, mingle with friends, and network with other industry
pros. We'll also be showing the Audience Favorite from our "Ladies 'Film'
Night Out" event, "(Not) Another Fashion Film" by Elizabeth
Rohe, and we may have some special industry guests present to give us updates
on the local production industry in general. (Actual agenda may vary slightly,
but this is pretty close.)
The event is FREE for APA Members; $15 for non-members IF purchased online in
advance, OR $20 AT THE DOOR. So tell your friends and other non-member guests
to buy online and save $5!
What: Annual Membership Meeting
Date: Friday, January 20, 2017
Time: Doors at 6:15 pm; meeting at 7:00
Place: SUN STUDIOS of ARIZONA, 1425 W. 14th Street, Tempe
Cost: FREE FOR MEMBERS
$15 for Non-Members in advance; $20 at the Door
PLEASE RSVP by January 15 to 480-345-6464 or at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2723141