Corrado, the show's Co-Producer and Lady Filmmaker's Director of Industry Relations, will lead panels featuring "The Mentalist" Co-Producer Ashley Gable, Co-Producer/Writer Erika Green, and Cinematographers Geary McLeod and Tom Camarda.
We're also joined by other industry talent such as Writer Shepard Boucher (“Men at Work” and “World News with Diane Sawyer”), Cinematographers Sion Michel (Green Lantern) and Zach Voytas (Do Not Disturb), and VFX
/ Stunt Panelists Michael Caplan (Engine Room Hollywood), Ken Locsmandi (Filmworks FX), Kevin Derr (Stunt Coordinator), and Merritt Yohnka (Stunt Coordinator). *More industry speakers will be announced in coming weeks!
Lady Filmmakers is still taking screenplay, music, and art submissions through the end of August, so apply today! Winners of our Writing Contest have the chance to have their script read by actors at the Festival, as well as a camera package, production services, and the possibility of being optioned by Lucky Bag Films!
In this section we feature our past Filmmakers, Artists, Honorees, and VIP Speakers, and Actors from prior festivals. We will post on the lady filmmakers BLOG page, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest Pages and where relevant the Pinterest Page!
We hope to not only promote your work, but create interest in each other and build a sense of community for future collaboration. This is a bi- weekly newsletter. We hope that you will participate and enjoy reading about each other's successes and relevant industry news!
Additionally you can send updates about screenings and more immediate news to be posted by us on the Lady Filmmakers Facebook Page.
To submit to the news please email our Marketing Coordinator, Meg@luckybagfilms.com.
Congratulations to Janine Sherman Barrois (Producer, "Criminal Minds") for her new 2-year deal with ABC Studios. Janine is the Producer of The Lift, which won Lady Filmmakers Best of Fest in 2012.
Janine served as Executive Produceron the final season of "ER" and a Co-Executive Producer on "Third Watch." Full Article
Isabella Hyams (Festival Directors Award,The Skinny) invites readers to check out Episode One of Season Two of the internet show, "Bitchcraft.,"
where a young woman in her twenties is fired and forced to move back to her family home and discovers her eccentric mother has become a witch
and that back magic may run in the family. Isabella serves as Writer and Co-Director. Check it out
Producer Romell Foster-Owens' The Lift screens next Thursday, August 22nd at the Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. ItwonBestDirector"andBestFilmin the 2012 Madrid International Film Festival and Best of Fest at Lady Filmmakers in 2012. The Lift is a 1920's period film Written/Produced/Directed by Lyndon J. Barrois and stars JB Blanc, Meredith Monroe, Kaye Kattrell and Sam Scarber. Tickets are on sale at hollyshorts.com.
Our Party Venues & Sponsors!
We're excited to introduce our opening-night venue and Sponsor SFixio!
The restaurant is located in the heart of Beverly Hills
and their extensive
menu fare includes lobster, veal shank, and homemade
pasta. Party Access for all Filmmaker and VIP passholders! Party details coming soon! www.sfixio.net
Lady Filmmakers is excited to announce our special closing night party host, Bouchon Bistro, which offers traditional French bistro fare with a menuthat showcases the best products available each day.
Bouchon also features a raw bar with select oysters on the half shell and many other Fruits de Mer. Seasonal offerings change throughout the year and are complemented by Vin de Carafe, a unique wine program that brings recognition to local wine producers. Party access for Filmmaker and VIP passholders! Party details coming