Filmmaker Pro Membership
Become a Filmmaker Pro Member today.
The Filmmaker Pro Membership includes all general membership benefits plus a tailored collection of benefits perfect for filmmakers in any phase of production:
✔ Free Casting Services
Only Filmmaker Pro members receive (2) free Full Day or (4) free Half Day Sessions of casting at the Film Independent offices. Casting is available Monday-Friday, 10:45am-6:30pm. Service includes: Check-in desk, seating for actors, wi-fi and Project signage. *Parking Not Included
✔ Free Production Meeting Space Rental
Ideal for script reads and production meetings, this ample sized room seats up to 50 guests. Only Filmmaker Pro members receive (2) free 2-hour Production Office rentals. Available Monday-Friday, 10:45am-6:30pm. Service includes: tables, chairs, wi-fi and Project signage. *Parking not included. Blackout dates: April 22–July 5, 2014
✔ Waived Los Angeles Film Festival Submission Fee
Film Independent produces the world class Los Angeles Film Festival, which accepts feature flms, short films and music videos. Filmmaker Pro members are eligible for (1) waived submission fee per year.
✔ Producer in Residence
Filmmaker Pro members have the distinct opportunity to participate in (2) face-to-face sessions with Film Independent’s resident producer. The Producer in Residence can offer free consultation on topics ranging from film festival strategy, fundraising, grant opportunities and distribution options.
✔ Waived Artist Development Program Submission Fee
Film Independent’s Artist Development Programs consist of: Directing Lab, Documentary Lab, Fast Track, Producing Lab, Project Involve, and Screenwriting Lab. If you’re ready to participate, as a Filmmaker Pro member you’ll receive waived submission fees to (1) of these programs every year.
✔ Priority Notification and Extended Early Bird Rates
Filmmaker Pro members enjoy priority notice and registration for select Film Independent filmmaker panels, discussions and events. Filmmaker Pro members are also entitled to extended Early Bird rates on the Film Independent Forum and Directors Close-Up throughout the full on-sale period. (While supplies last.)
✔ Film Independent at Sundance
Headed to Sundance? Just about every year, Film Independent hosts one of the best celebrations at the Festival, and Filmmaker Pro members are always invited.