• MMM Spring 2019 Finale Screening & Potluck Dinner Party

    MakeOffices at Bethesda

    Enjoy a night of film, food, and friends. We are having a party to celebrate the MMM Spring 2019 experience. Please be sure to bring a favorite food and/or beverage to share with everyone else. And, we extend a big thanks to MakeOffices who will be providing the space, prizes to the winning filmmakers, and a core selection of refreshments to make sure that nobody goes hungry. It is free to attend, but RSVP on Meetup is required. For the MMM Spring 2019 Finale, we will meet the finishing teams, view their films, award prizes, and celebrate the completion of this season's collaborative project. Space is limited, seating is first come first served, and subject to availability. Come out to see the teams of Spring MMM19 present their final films! ************************** Tentative Schedule: 6:30pm Arrival and informal networking 6:50pm Time capped introductions 7:10pm Announcements and group business 7:15pm Potluck Dinner Begins 7:30pm MMM Short Films Screening (and Dinner Continues) 8:45pm Awards 9:15pm Informal Networking 9:30 pm End The filmmakers will get to introduce their film live to the attending audience and after the screening audience members will get a chance to ask questions if time permits. ************************** The films include: T.B.A. ************************** MMM19 is a project in coordination with the 11/8/19 Wheaton Film Festival. For more information about the Wheaton Film Festival visit: http://www.wheatonfilmfestival.com/ To keep up with festival news and details follow us on social media. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wheatonfilmfestival Twitter: @WheatonFilmFest Instagram: @WheatonFilmFest #FilmWheaton #MMMproject *************************** MMM 2019 and the Wheaton Film Festival 2019 are supported in part by the Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Chuck Levin's Music Center, MakeOffices, Arune LLC, DC Filmmakers, Adobe Software, Copyright Counselors, Final Draft Software, FilmConvert, Filmstro, Jungle Software, iPitch.tv, Pro Cuts Editing, Quick Film Budget, Red Giant, Studio Unknown, Write Brothers, and R.T.S. Inc. This event is produced by Arune LLC. Our promotional partners include Docs In Progress, TIVA, Creative Edge Collaborative, WALA, and DC Media Makers.

  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

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  • PRODUCTION MEETING - Make a Movie in a Month - Spring 2019 (D.C.)

    MakeOffices at Dupont Circle

    Our collaborative production challenge returns with "Make a Movie in a Month" (MMM 2019)! This is the "Culture" edition. Make a short film in about 30 days. Get experience, meet new friends, and have some fun. You asked to do it again and now you have the chance. Everyone is welcome to participate from production veterans to first time filmmakers, directors, writers, production assistants, and everyone in between. The theme is "Culture." So, prepare an idea for a 4 minute non-fiction short film about a person or place in Montgomery County, MD who has a unique story of "Culture." ******************** Estimated schedule for the night is: 6:30pm: arrival and informal networking 6:45pm: time capped introductions 6:55pm: announcements and group biz/admin 7pm: Begin production discussion, create crew(s), production planning of group project(s) 9:15pm: Conclude production planning discussions 9:16pm: Informal networking 9:30pm: End formal meeting You can bring a crew with you -or- join a crew at the meeting. Crews can be any size. You will get to start working on your movie at the event! There will be awards & prizes available for the best film. At least one film will be automatically entered as an official selection of the Wheaton Film Festival on 11/08/19 where it will be eligible to win even more awards & prizes. At least one film will be screened at the 2019 Community Stories Festival. ******************** Calendar of events: 2/18/19 "Make a Movie in a Month" production begins 2/18/19 Production meeting in Bethesda at MakeOffices Bethesda 2/27/19 Production meeting in D.C. at MakeOffices Dupont 3/27/19 "Make a Movie in a Month" production ends, all films due by 6pm 4/12/19 Screening Party Finale - viewing all completed MMM Spring 2019 films (Bethesda MakeOffices) 11/08/19 The Wheaton Film Festival *********************** The registration cost to participate is $40 per team [not per person but per team]. Films must be 4 minutes or less in duration. We have 2 production meetings to kick things off. You can attend one or both of the meetings. Develop your projects and networking. Bring your creative talent and a willingness to help your peers. Short, time-capped introductions will occur around 6:45 pm. Get ready to work together on some great projects. ****************** All are welcome, including filmmakers, editors, directors, producers, service professionals, actors, writers, hair/makeup, investors, student, and all other film enthusiasts. Bring business cards. Look forward to seeing everyone! ******************** MMM 2019 and the Wheaton Film Festival 2019 are supported in part by the Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Chuck Levin's Music Center, MakeOffices, Arune LLC, DC Filmmakers, Adobe Software, Copyright Counselors, Final Draft Software, FilmConvert, Filmstro, Jungle Software, iPitch.tv, Pro Cuts Editing, Quick Film Budget, Red Giant, Studio Unknown, Write Brothers, and R.T.S. Inc. This event is produced by Arune LLC. Our promotional partners include Docs In Progress, TIVA, Creative Edge Collaborative, WALA, and DC Media Makers.

  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

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  • PRODUCTION MEETING - Make a Movie in a Month - Spring 2019 (Bethesda)

    Our collaborative production challenge returns with "Make a Movie in a Month" (MMM 2019)! This is the "Culture" edition. Make a short film in about 30 days. Get experience, meet new friends, and have some fun. You asked to do it again and now you have the chance. Everyone is welcome to participate from production veterans to first time filmmakers, directors, writers, production assistants, and everyone in between. The theme is "Culture." So, prepare an idea for a 4 minute non-fiction short film about a person or place in Montgomery County, MD who has a unique story of "Culture." ******************** Estimated schedule for the night is: 6:30pm: arrival and informal networking 6:45pm: time capped introductions 6:55pm: announcements and group biz/admin 7pm: Begin production discussion, create crew(s), production planning of group project(s) 9:15pm: Conclude production planning discussions 9:16pm: Informal networking 9:30pm: End formal meeting You can bring a crew with you -or- join a crew at the meeting. Crews can be any size. You will get to start working on your movie at the event! There will be awards & prizes available for the best film. At least one film will be automatically entered as an official selection of the Wheaton Film Festival on 11/08/19 where it will be eligible to win even more awards & prizes. At least one film will be screened at the 2019 Community Stories Festival. ******************** Calendar of events: 2/18/19 "Make a Movie in a Month" production begins 2/18/19 Production meeting in Bethesda at MakeOffices Bethesda 2/20/19 Production meeting in D.C. at MakeOffices Dupont 3/20/19 "Make a Movie in a Month" production ends, all films due by 6pm 4/12/19 Screening Party Finale - viewing all completed MMM Spring 2019 films (Bethesda MakeOffices) 11/08/19 The Wheaton Film Festival *********************** The registration cost to participate is $40 per team [not per person but per team]. Films must be 4 minutes or less in duration. We have 2 production meetings to kick things off. You can attend one or both of the meetings. Develop your projects and networking. Bring your creative talent and a willingness to help your peers. Short, time-capped introductions will occur around 6:45 pm. Get ready to work together on some great projects. ****************** All are welcome, including filmmakers, editors, directors, producers, service professionals, actors, writers, hair/makeup, investors, student, and all other film enthusiasts. Bring business cards. Look forward to seeing everyone! ******************** MMM 2019 and the Wheaton Film Festival 2019 are supported in part by the Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Chuck Levin's Music Center, MakeOffices, Arune LLC, DC Filmmakers, Adobe Software, Copyright Counselors, Final Draft Software, FilmConvert, Filmstro, Jungle Software, iPitch.tv, Pro Cuts Editing, Quick Film Budget, Red Giant, Studio Unknown, Write Brothers, and R.T.S. Inc. This event is produced by Arune LLC. Our promotional partners include Docs In Progress, TIVA, Creative Edge Collaborative, WALA, and DC Media Makers.

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  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

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  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

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  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

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  • Drink and Draw

    Leon's Backroom

    No Cover! 18+ Event! Come join us for afternoon figure drawing! Bring your own art supplies and tips for our wonderful model! 2-4-1 Happy Hour Specials on select liquors and beers for our 21+ artists! All mediums encouraged!!!

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