An expert panel will be on hand to answer questions and explore topics such as learning what it takes to produce your own movie or webisode with top SAG-AFTRA talent; how new media is impacting the industry including new avenues for producing content; how to get your ideas to come to fruition; and alternative funding for distribution. You will also come away with first-hand information about the exciting changes happening in the Utah market and how to equip yourself with the tools to compete and prepare for a future in this changing industry.
When: 10 a.m.–noon,, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013
9:30-10 a.m. Light refreshments
Where: The Leonardo
209 East 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Cost: This event is Free to the filmmaking community of Utah. No reservations will be taken.
Questions? Contact Roxanne Chaisson at (623) 687-9977 or email Utah@sagaftra.org.
About SAG-AFTRA: SAG-AFTRA represents more than 165,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists and other entertainment and media professionals. SAG-AFTRA members are the faces and voices that entertain and inform America and the world. A proud affiliate of the AFL-CIO, SAG-AFTRA has national offices in Los Angeles and New York and local offices nationwide representing members working together to secure the strongest protections for entertainment and media artists into the 21st century and beyond. Visit SAG-AFTRA online at SAGAFTRA.org.
About SAGIndie: A gentle and loving union between the hard working thespians of the world and the passionate filmmaking mavericks who buck the system. Since its formation in 1997, SAGIndie has been traveling to film festivals, trade shows and conventions spreading the word Just because your film isn’t produced by a studio doesn’t mean you can’t use professional talent. Visit SAGIndie online at www.sagindie.org.
About The Leonardo: The Leonardo is a contemporary museum that explores the unexpected ways that science, technology, art, and creativity connect. Located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, The Leo is your place to see one-of-a-kind, interactive exhibits and participate in ever-changing programs, workshops, and classes. Visit The Leonardo online at www.theleonardo.org.