Hello Everyone! Very Special treat this snowy February day!
We will be meeting the Writing/ Producing team of the horror film, "President's Day" Chris LaMartina (Director) and Jimmy George, plus some of the members of their cast and crew including Ryan Thomas, an actor and casting director. Chris and his crew will talk about the making of "President's Day" plus show clips from it. The film premiered yesterday (on President's Day!) at the Charles Theatre and sold out the theatre despite the snow!!
Cast and Crew: Starring: Ruby LaRocca, George Stover, Shawn C Phillips, Bennie Mack McCoy IV, Nicolette Le Faye, Ryan Thomas, Lizzy Denning, Paul Fahrenkopf, Sheldon Lawrence, Laura J. Scott, Matthew Bowerman, Andrea Hearn, Katherine Hearn, Carley Cooper, Lee Armstrong, Mary Jane
Screenplay By: Jimmy George & Chris LaMartina Directed By: Chris LaMartina Produced By: Jimmy George & Chris LaMartina Studio: Midnight Crew Studios
Plot Outline: A high school election turns deadly when a homicidal maniac dressed like Abe Lincoln starts killing off candidates.
Ryan Thomas, a cast member and the casting director will also speak. Here's his bio:
"A lifelong movie fan, Ryan Thomas is a writer, producer and actor, with an ever-increasing resume of roles in independent films. He has assisted in productions, most recently as Casting Director for Midnight Crew Studios film "President's Day." Ryan works full-time as a Police Officer in Baltimore County, and has used his expertise to consult for scripts and to lend a special authenticity to several of his roles.
Ryan plans to continue to work in film as much as possible, and continues writing."
NOW- if you can't make it in person on Tuesday, Feb 23rd at 7pm.. Don't fret! We're doing something very special!! We are televising this meetup via the web so that you will be able to watch the meetup PLUS ask questions and participate in the meetup via the web!!
You can watch our meeting this coming tuesday here:
However- to participate in the chat sessions, etc. Go to the following link: Our UStream Page: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/click-on-this-show Or watch at www.filmfest.com
Besides that... We will also be filming this whole meetup plus interviewing the cast, crew, and audience members for the lifestyle series, Click On This. The co-hosts Crystal Milana and Sabrina Taylor-Smith will be there to talk about their series as well. Plus film YOU on the show!!
Also- we will have a very special guest- Digital Artist Anil CS Rao will be documenting the whole evening as part of his next project- a digital video art instillation. Yes- we will all be part of an art instillation! His other work can be seen here: http://anilcsrao.foliosnap.com/
So don't miss this very special evening!! Now you have no excuse- either come in person- or turn your computer on and log into the specific website(s) at 7pm and watch from your own home!! Very exciting!!
Looking forward to seeing you all on Tuesday!!! Elena
The Baltimore ScreenWriter's Coffee Club is a club where local professional and aspiring screenwriters can meet for moral support, inspiration, and just to connect with like-minded people. Find inspiration and encouragement amongst the company of other writers.
The club gathers to network, for special events such as guest speakers, screenplay readings with local actors, and field trips to local film oriented events.
It's always fun and makes you want to WRITE!!!
If you can't make it to our meetings in person- then watch and participate here online. If we're broadcasting live- then you'll be able to watch us below at the Click On This Ustream site. And please ask questions too! We love participation!! Enjoy!
The ScreenWriter's Coffee Club is sponsored by the Creative Alliance CAmm Cage.
The CAmm Cage and Media Lab @ The Patterson! Affordable film and video gear rentals for creative and documentation needs! Lights! Cameras! Sound Gear! And More! Open MWF from 3pm- 7pm e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Their official website: http://www.creativealliance.org/