IFP Phoenix Industry Night at the 2015 Phoenix Film Festival!

Posted on Feb 17, 2015 in Community News, Events, Featured, Member News, Networking Events, News

Join us  at the Fox Movie Channel Friday Night Party on March 27, 2015, for a FREE night of networking with fellow filmmakers and local professionals.  Over 1400 people attended in 2014, and this year will be better than ever!

IFP Phoenix holds Industry Night at the Phoenix Film Festival every year and this year will be no exception. Except it will be exceptional! We’ll have live music, a cash bar, and food available. Not to mention over twenty of the valley’s best local industry vendors. This is more than a party. It’s a community coming together. It’s a chance for artists to meet other artists. A chance to see what peers in the local industry have been up to. (if you want to show others what you’ve been up to, get a booth!) Come celebrate your industry, meet some new people, and get reinvigorated for the next year. 

 

IFP/PHX presents INDUSTRY NIGHT at the Fox Movie Channel Friday Night Party

Where: The 2015 Phoenix Film Festival’s Party Pavilion

When: Friday, March 27, 2015

Time: 5pm – 1am!

Cost: FREE 

If you’re interested in getting a booth for industry night, you can find more information here!

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Filmmaker Fusion – Developing Your Style

Posted on Feb 4, 2015 in Featured, Filmmaker Fusion, Member News, Networking Events

**PLEASE NOTE BELOW THE ROOM NUMBER AND BUILDING HAS CHANGED FOR FEBRUARY**

Coming Wednesday, February 18th!  What is Filmmaker Fusion?  Filmmaker networking with a purpose!  Making professional contacts, referring and recommending fellow filmmakers, meeting new people and learning about a hot topic from a panel of industry professionals.  The third Wednesday of the month, most months.

February 18th, 2015 is the next in the monthly series called Filmmaker Fusion, hosted this month by IFP Phoenix Co-Program Director Aaron Kes.  November brings the topic “Developing Your Style” and will feature local experts discussing how they’ve crafted their own personal style. Find out answers to questions like:

“How do you find your personal style as a filmmaker?”

“When making a series, how do you ensure you maintain your tone and style?”

“How do I take my influences and put my own spin on it?”

Bring your questions and talk to our panelists!  AND…bring your business cards for networking with others in the local filmmaking industry and a door prize. Although you DO NOT need to be an IFP Member to attend any Filmmaker Fusion events, if you are an IFP Member, bring your IFP Membership card for a chance to win a special prize!

Confirmed February Panelists

Get more general details about what the Filmmaker Fusion monthly networking meeting is all about!

Event Details

When: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Who: Directors, Writers, Producers, DP’s, Editors, Actors…  Anyone interested in filmmaking!

Cost: FREE event – Open to the Public

Where: Scottsdale Community College (Room HES-101)  Click here for the campus map. *NOTE ROOM LOCATION HAS CHANGED*

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Filmmaker Fusion – Making Festivals Work for You

Posted on Jan 5, 2015 in Filmmaker Fusion, Member News, Networking Events

Coming Wednesday, January, 21st!  What is Filmmaker Fusion?  Filmmaker networking with a purpose!  Making professional contacts, referring and recommending fellow filmmakers, meeting new people and learning about a hot topic from a panel of industry professionals.  The third Wednesday of the month, most months.

January 21st, 2015 is the next in the monthly series called Filmmaker Fusion, hosted this month by IFP Phoenix Co-Program Director Aaron Kes.  November brings the topic “Making Festivals Work for You” and will feature local experts discussing how beneficial film festivals can be, whether you have a film in it or not. Find out answers to questions like:

“How can I leverage a festival run to build an audience for my movie?”

“What can a festival offer me if my film isn’t in it?”

“What should be my goal when attending a festival with my film in it?”

Bring your questions and talk to our panelists!  AND…bring your business cards for networking with others in the local filmmaking industry and a door prize. Although you DO NOT need to be an IFP Member to attend any Filmmaker Fusion events, if you are an IFP Member, bring your IFP Membership card for a chance to win a special prize!

Confirmed January Panelists

Get more general details about what the Filmmaker Fusion monthly networking meeting is all about!

Event Details

When: Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Who: Directors, Writers, Producers, DP’s, Editors, Actors…  Anyone interested in filmmaking!

Cost: FREE event – Open to the Public

Where: Scottsdale Community College (Room Sl-116)  Click here for the campus map. *NOTE ROOM LOCATION HAS CHANGED*

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Filmmaker Fusion – The Perfect Cast

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Filmmaker Fusion, Networking Events

Coming Wednesday, November 19th!  What is Filmmaker Fusion?  Filmmaker networking with a purpose!  Making professional contacts, referring and recommending fellow filmmakers, meeting new people and learning about a hot topic from a panel of industry professionals.  The third Wednesday of the month, most months.

November 19th, 2014 is the next in the monthly series called Filmmaker Fusion, hosted this month by IFP Phoenix Co-Program Director Aaron Kes.  November brings the topic “The Perfect Cast” and will feature local experts discussing the way casting happens, for actors and for the casting team, Come find out answers to important questions such as:

“How do I know if an actor will take direction well?”

“Is there a way I can stand out in a casting session?”

“How do you find local talent?”

Bring your questions and talk to our panelists!  AND…bring your business cards for networking with others in the local filmmaking industry and a door prize. Although you DO NOT need to be an IFP Member to attend any Filmmaker Fusion events, if you are an IFP Member, bring your IFP Membership card for a chance to win a special prize!

Confirmed October Panelists

Get more general details about what the Filmmaker Fusion monthly networking meeting is all about!

Event Details

When: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Who: Directors, Writers, Producers, DP’s, Editors, Actors…  Anyone interested in filmmaking!

Cost: FREE event – Open to the Public

Where: Scottsdale Community College (Room SL-107)  Click here for the campus map.

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Filmmaker Fusion – Telling Compelling Stories

Posted on Feb 2, 2014 in Filmmaker Fusion, Networking Events

Coming March 19th!  What is Filmmaker Fusion?  Filmmaker networking with a purpose!  Making professional contacts, referring and recommending fellow filmmakers, meeting new people and learning about a hot topic from a panel of industry professionals.  The third Wednesday of the month, most months.

 

March 19th, 2014 is the next in the monthly series called Filmmaker Fusion, hosted this month by IFP Phoenix Co-Program Director Aaron Kes.  March brings the topic “Telling Compelling Stories” and will feature local experts discussing the importance of story and screenwriting when making a film.  Come find out answers to important questions such as:

“How do you transform an interesting idea into an actual script?”

“What makes a good story?”

“How do you write a believable character?”

Bring your questions and talk to our panelists!  AND…bring your business cards for networking with others in the local filmmaking industry and a door prize. Although you DO NOT need to be an IFP Member to attend any Filmmaker Fusion events, if you are an IFP Member, bring your IFP Membership card for a chance to win a special prize!

Confirmed March Panelists

Get more general details about what the Filmmaker Fusion monthly networking meeting is all about!

Event Details

When: Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Who: Directors, Writers, Producers, DP’s, Editors, Actors…  Anyone interested in filmmaking!

Cost: FREE event – Open to the Public

Where: University of Advancing Technology, Room 136 (enter back of building by security) (2625 W Baseline Road, Tempe AZ 85283)

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Filmmaker Fusion – The Actor/Director Relationship

Posted on Dec 22, 2013 in Filmmaker Fusion, Networking Events

Coming January 15th!  What is Filmmaker Fusion?  Filmmaker networking with a purpose!  Making professional contacts, referring and recommending fellow filmmakers, meeting new people and learning about a hot topic from a panel of industry professionals.  The third Wednesday of the month, most months.

 

January 15th, 2014 is the next in the monthly series called Filmmaker Fusion, hosted this month by IFP Phoenix Co-Program Director Aaron Kes.  Our first meeting of the new year will cover the topic “The Actor/Director Relationship” and will feature local experts discussing what it takes to make one of the set’s most important relationships a successful one.  Come find out answers to important questions such as:

“What can you gain from rehearsals?”

“On a low budget short, what are helpful ways to quickly connect with actors?”

“How do you adapt to an actor or director who has a much different style than you?”

Bring your questions and talk to our panelists!  AND…bring your business cards for networking with others in the local filmmaking industry and a door prize. Although you DO NOT need to be an IFP Member to attend any Filmmaker Fusion events, if you are an IFP Member, bring your IFP Membership card for a chance to win a special prize!

Confirmed January Panelists

Get more general details about what the Filmmaker Fusion monthly networking meeting is all about!

Event Details

When: Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Who: Directors, Writers, Producers, DP’s, Editors, Actors…  Anyone interested in filmmaking!

Cost: FREE event – Open to the Public

Where: University of Advancing Technology, Room 136 (enter back of building by security) (2625 W Baseline Road, Tempe AZ 85283)

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