Events

Directors Close-Up 2016

When: Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: The Landmark Theatre, West Los Angeles
Address: 10850 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90064
Who: Open to the Public

Directors Close-Up Series Passes are SOLD OUT. Individual tickets for Night 2 ONLY are available now. The Film Independent Directors Close-Up offers filmmakers and film lovers a unique opportunity to...

Meet The Casting Directors 2016

When: Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Film Independent Office
Address: 9911 W Pico Blvd 11th Fl Los Angeles, CA
Cost: Free for Film Independent Members (get tickets)

PLEASE NOTE: This event is SOLD OUT. A great casting director should be one of the first relationships you forge when you set out in pre-production on your feature....

DCU 2016: Night 2

When: Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: The Landmark Theatre, West Los Angeles
Address: 10850 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90064
(get tickets)

Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson: Developing Anomalisa Directors Close-Up 2016: Night 2 (February 10) Individual tickets for Night 2 are available now. Anomalisa writer/co-director Charlie Kaufman and co-director Duke Johnson take us on their...

Supercharge Your Crowdfunding Campaign

When: Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Film Independent Office
Address: 9911 W Pico Blvd 11th Fl Los Angeles, CA 90035
Cost: Free for Film Independent Members (get tickets)

A few years ago, crowdfunding was a novel and unconventional method for raising extra funds to complete a film project. But today, some filmmakers have managed to raise their...

Producer’s Etiquette 2016

When: Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Film Independent Office
Address: 9911 W Pico Blvd 11th Fl Los Angeles, CA 90035
Cost: Free for Film Independent Members (get tickets)

There are dozens of classes and seminars that profess to teach what a producer does, but very few that teach the manner in which one should do it. How...

Directors Toolkit ’16: Cinematography for Directors

When: Thursday, Mar. 10, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Film Independent Office
Address: 9911 W Pico Blvd 11th Fl Los Angeles, CA 90035
Cost: $40 for Film Independent Members; $50 for Non-Members (get tickets)

A special in-depth class for directors (and producers) on the basic principles of cinematography. Taught by Jeanne Tyson, this three hour class will address concepts of visual storytelling through...