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Are you making media in the DC region? Join us for networking and professional development. Our programs range from an annual job fair to Martini Madness to international conferences...and lots of things in between!

Upcoming events (3)

Weds One: Finding Your Niche

Interface Media Group

Today's entertainment media is increasingly moving towards shorter, online content. Join Washington Film Institute founder and director John Hanshaw, Nepal America International Film Festival director Purna Singh Barili and international filmmaker and designer Petra Springer for a conversation about making films and how technology can influence and enhance your audience engagement. Event will be moderated by WIFV past president Rebecca Bustamante. WIFV Members $15 (Must be logged in. WIFV Meetup members are not eligible for this price.) General Public $30 Registration required here - https://www.wifv.org/events/#id=10914&cid=783&wid=401&type=Cal

Narrative Directors Roundtable - Gear Talk & Screening

Interface Media Group

Right size your gear! We all have limited money, space, and time. How do you pick the best equipment to give you the most return on your investment. Local producer, cameraman, and admitted gear head Felipe Ruiz goes through his process of picking the best gear for your work, budget, and space. Local filmmaker Andres Izquierdo will be showing his short MIND THE GAP. A soon to be father determined to fight for his family encounters a mystery man that forces him to take a new road. Andres will share with the group the process of making this film and lessons learned. RSVP required here - https://www.wifv.org/events/#id=10918&cid=783&wid=401 Free for WIFV Members (must be logged in) $10 for general public/Meetup members A special thanks to Interface Media Group for providing our venue! Refund Policy: Refunds are available up to 48 hours in advance of the program. No refund will be issued for a cancellation with less than 48 hours notice. If the event is cancelled or rescheduled, refunds will be issued as needed.

Doc Roundtable - The Role of Music in Documentaries

Interface Media Group

Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything. Join us on May 13 as we explore the role of music in Documentaries. From finding the right composer, sharing your vision, and dealing with revisions, every documentary has its unique set of challenges. Come and learn from the experts how to navigate this world and come out singing! Moderated by musician and music film documentarian Ken Avis, we will be joined by composers Michael Josephs, Paul Maroon, Liza Figueroa Kravinsky and Dr. Carlos Simon Free for WIFV Members -- Does not include Meetup members (must be logged in) Free for Docs In Progress Docs Insiders Premium members (select general payment option and use provided promo code) $10 for all general public RSVP required here - https://www.wifv.org/events/#id=10917&cid=783&wid=401&type=Cal

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Hair & Makeup Roundtable: Burns, Bruises, and Scars

Interface Media Group

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