Take your Filmmaking from
Hobbyist to Professional (ie: MONETIZING)
This extensive workshop is for any filmmaker that wants to be able to sell a project.
Here's a quick checklist to see if you need the info we'll be offering.
You DO NOT need the workshop if you fully understand:
Preparing your film technically to be accepted for distribution and film festivals and why it's important
Raising money and ROI structure
IRS code 168k
All forms of releases: photo, location, artwork, etc...
The casting process
SAG and how it applies to your film in Idaho
Different ways to distribute your film
Legal entities for your film
Your company's Operating Agreement
...and many other things
Producer and Casting Director
Catrine McGregor is an award-winning producer and casting director whose career spans almost forty years and projects ranging from feature films to TV shows to IMAX movies to interactive video games. Catrine began her career at Disney Studios after receiving her dual Master’s Degrees and Film/TV and Education from Loyola-Marymount University in Los Angeles. She went on to work on Warner Brothers projects as well as many independent films as a producer and casting director.
As a producer, Catrine is a sought-after creative presence, lending an eye to the casting, and her extensive experience in schedule, budget and crew management. Three of the five Tex Murphy video games that she produced won CODiE Awards, the gaming equivalent of an Oscar. McGregor holds several other awards for her writing, casting, and producing, including Best Dramatic Film for 3 of a Kind at Houston Worldfest.
Catrine McGregor is the co-author of Both Sides of the Desk: A Conversation Between a Casting Director and an Actor which reached the number 1 best selling ebook in its category on Amazon!
Director and Editor
Nyk Fry is a 35+ year film professional whose cinematography, audio, post-production sound, musical talents, prop building, acting, and graphics skills have contributed to the success of the hundreds of projects he's worked on. Born in Boston, Nyk was raised in the UK, where he acquired his strange pronunciation of the word "water."
Through the years, Nyk has been involved with films, TV shows, musical recordings, podcasts, etc...but one of his most satisfying gigs was traveling around the world with Air Supply recording their concerts and taking stills and videos of their performances.
December 5, 2020
11:00AM - 4:00PM
Xanadu Community Center - 5015 Bond St, Boise, ID 83706
All levels of filmmakers welcome
Ages mature 13 to 110
Space is limited - Max capacity of 8 students
Workshop will be socially-distanced and masks required