April 20, 2014

ScreenPlayLab: Free Hollywood Events, $99 Headshots

Hope you’re having a great holiday weekend! I’ve been working long hours, completing an online poker server project written in C++ and MySQL Cluster for a game company. See below for great Hollywood industry events coming up and news of some great ScreenPlayLab members… My partner Gabrielle is offering a special on headshot photography. Rather than paying $600/hour, get a half-price mini-shoot. Just $99 for a 20-minute shoot. That’s plenty if all you need is to keep your headshots up to date for you agent or IMDB. Photo session, selects retouched and take your headshots with you on a USB …continue reading

Visual Effects Panel on July 10th

The Caucus presents a seminar hosted by Mike Kanfer on visual effects. Panelists include Dylan Chudzynski (NCIS,) Paul and Christina Graff (Life of Pi,) Ramy Katrib (Founder and CEO of Digital Filmtree,) and Rob Legato (Hugo). July 10th, 2013. 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Raleigh Studios, Chaplin Theater, 5300 Melrose Ave, Hollywood. $20. http://www.caucus.org/events/visualeffects071013.html 

WordPress Theme Creation on July 16th

LAdobe and SoCal WordPress present using Adobe’s Edge Reflow web design application to create compelling and responsive WordPress themes. Hosted by Francois Mark, live from France. July 16th, 2013. 7 p.m. Kleverdog Coworking, 418 Bamboo Lane, Los Angeles, CA. http://www.laadug.org/july-16-edge-reflow-and-wordpress-theming/

Paley Center Event July 16th

Paley Center presents an evening with the members of the cast and creative team to preview the new season of Web Therapy, including Lisa Kudrow (Creator & Executive Producer,) and Don Roos (Creator & Director.) July 16th, 2013. 7:00 p.m. The Paley Center for Media, 465 North Beverly Drive, Bevelry Hills, CA 90210. $20. http://www.paleycenter.org/2013-spring-web-therapy?utm_source=June+2013+LA+eNews&utm_campaign=Web+Therapy+LA&utm_medium=email

Producing Lab Apply by July 8th

Film Independent presents an intensive seven week program in Los Angeles. This program will help you develop a strategy and action plan for bringing projects to life. Attendees will be introduced to film professionals who will advise on the craft and business of independent producing. Must apply by July 8th. $65. http://www.filmindependent.org/labs-and-programs/producers-lab/

How to Make the Right Record on July 30th

NARIP presents what you need to succeed and how to make the right record, hosted by Mark Mazzetti and Michael Carey. They will teach how to set realistic goals, how to improve a song and its marketability, and the necessary elements to sell music and establish a career. July 30th, 2013. 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. LAMA College for Music Professionals, 370 South Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105. $30. http://www.narip.com/?page_id=5&task=form&id=393

The Hollywood Show July 13th & 14th

There will be over 90 plus celebrities including the casts from Jaws, Planet of the Apes, Prison Break, and Sons of Anarchy. As well as producers Kurt Sutter and Ron Perlman. Also a special question and answer session with the cast from Planet of the Apes. July 13th, 2013, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. July 14th, 2013, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 5400 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90045, USA. $35. http://www.hollywoodshow.com/main.php

Television Script Writing Workshop July 17th – September 4th

Los Angeles Writers Group presents a workshop with Shawn Schepps which will cover all aspects of television script writing. Categories include, one hour single camera, half hour single camera comedy or dramady, multi-camera comedy/sitcoms, half hour animation, and half hour sketch comedy. July 17th, 3013, to September 4th, 2013. 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.Private residence, Los Angeles, CA 90038. $475. http://www.lawritersgroup.com/creative-writing-workshops/tv-script-writing-workshop/