PHILM FACTORY’s 2020 Vision Workshops

The Philm Factory is a new initiative developed by Eli Lu Entertainment to help the Independent film community gain experience, exposure, and obtain opportunities through film programs, events, and competitions. Visit eliluent.com for more details.com

For ALL 7 workshops pay only $105 and save $70! ($10 off per workshop). Email philmfactory@eliluent.com today for tickets!

Music & Film – January 15, 2020, | Workshop 1

6:30 pm – 6:45pm – Philm Factory Introduction

6:45 pm – 7:00 pm – Guest Appearance :Councilman David Oh

7:00pm – 7:30 pm – Interactive Activity

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Industry Guest Speaker Carvin Haggins, Grammy Award Winning and Multi-Platinum Selling Song Writer, Producer, Engineer, Co-Founder of Karma Productions, Co-Creator of Forever Music Inc. and the creator of Ethical Music Entertainment. The Philadelphia native has written hit songs for Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, Miguel, Faith Evans, Justin Timberlake, Raheem DeVaughn, and Musiq Soulchild. Carvin’s early work was featured on “The Nutty Professor II,” “Love Jones,” and the “Rush Hour 2” movie soundtracks. He also collaborated on Will Smith’s soundtrack for the movie “Wild Wild West.”

Screenwriting For TV 101 | January 22, 2020, | Workshop 2

6:30 pm – 6:45 pm – Philm Factory Introduction

6:45 pm – 8:30 pm – Workshop Guest Presenters: 11x Award-winning screenwriters Brittany and Brianna Haigler: Know what goes inside a series bible: “The Elements Of A Show’s Template” including “The Synopsis”, “Logline/Hook”, “The season”, “TV Influences”, “The pilot”, “Epilogue”, “Tone & Style”, etc.

“The Writers’ Corner” January 29, 2020, | Workshop 3

6:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Writers’ Interactive Session | Prompt by Cathy Dance

7:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Guest Speaker: Entertainment Lawyer

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Industry Guest Screenwriter Gerard Brown – Best Known For the movie “Juice” starring rapper Tupac Shakur, Omar Epps, Jermaine Hopkins, and Khalil Kain; Happily Ever After HBO animation series, and a writer on 1990 PBS Great Performances Episode: Spike Lee & Company “Do It Acapella” featuring Spike Lee, Debbie Allen, Samuel L Jackson, Rockapella, True Image, The Persuasions, The Mint Juleps, Take 6, Ladysmith Black Mambazo.

“The Actors’ Table” (Booking The Role) – Feb 5, 2020, | Workshop 4

6:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Actors’ Presentation

7:00 pm – 7:30 pm – SAG-AFTRA Speaker

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Actors Panel Discussion featuring SAG-AFTRA Actors with Q and A

The Film Festival Lounge, February 12, 2020, | Workshop 5

Network with various film festivals and learn how to exhibit your work to broader audiences.

6:30 pm – 6:45 pm – Philm Factory Introduction

6:45 pm – 7:00 pm – Film Festival panel discussion with Q & A segment, Mixer and Networking

Interactive Acting Workshop For Beginners | February 19th, 2020 | Workshop 6

6:30 pm – 7:10 pm – Headshot and Resume Building for casting auditions by Nikia Jackson

7:10 pm – 7:50 pm – Actors’ Interactive Workshop by Eli & Lu Bevins

7:50 pm – 8:30 pm – Performance Coaching – Andrew Rohe, “The Performance Room”

Budget Filmmaking 101 – Feb 26, 2020, | Workshop 7

6:30 pm – 7: 45 pm – Introduction

7:45 pm – 8:30 pm – “How to create a film on a low budget” hosted by Eli & Lu Bevins including the 5 stages of production: Development, Pre-production, Production, Post-Production, and Distribution.