FILM CONNECTIONS is the monthly social gathering for filmmakers and film lovers. Typically hosted on the last Tuesday of the month, Film Connections offers tips and hints to strengthen skills, critical perspectives on film genres, screenings of films connected to local filmmakers or networking among aspiring and professional filmmakers.


Tuesday November 28, 2017

7PM – 9 PM

Downtown Dayton Metro Library

Community Room (go in main entrance and make a right)

215 E 3rd St, Dayton, Ohio 45402

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Our guest speaker for November is Laura Von Holle, Director of Operations & Talent Agent with Heyman Talent Artists Agency in Cincinnati. Laura talks about her experience with how an agency works with casting directors for film & television projects and more! Learn about the ins & outs of the relationship between film casting & agencies at this month’s Film Connections.

ABOUT HEYMAN TALENT: Since 1989, Heyman Talent Artists has represented SAG/AFTRA and Non Union actors, voice-over artists, and models locally and nationally. Heyman is proud to be a SAG/AFTRA Franchised Full Service Agency. Located in the historic Longworth Hall building near downtown Cincinnati, Heyman provides a great space which includes two private audition studios where actors audition for commercials, industrials, feature and independent films, voice-overs, host/presenter projects and runway shows. For more information, visit their

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October 24 – Film Composers & Sound Designers: Cut Time Music

September 26 – Meeting held in community room in new downtown Dayton Metro Library

September 12 – Bernard Dalichau, Executive Producer of the documentary “John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs

August 29 – Shaunn Baker 

July 25 – Michael Potter of Plum Street Productions

June 27 – Scott Spears

May  30 – Lana Read and the team that made “Western World

April 25 – Rhoda Cronebach MUA

March 28 – SkyDeck Studios

Feb 28 –  Chase Crawford – Social Media and the Movies

Jan 31 – Johanna McGinley– actress from WGN series Outsiders

Dec 27 – Member Show & Tell

Nov 29 – Karri O’Rielly–  State of the Industry Update

Oct  25 – Ray Zimmerman, 30+ year veteran of Hollywood

Sept 27 – Liz Cambronfilmmaker and punk musician based in Chicago, IL.

Aug 16 – Joel Levinson & Physis Films– Preproduction on Boy Band Film

July 16 – Peter John Ross

June 16 – Aymie Majerski. Producer / Owner at Barking Fish Entertainment

May 16 – Adam Rabinowitz, Production specialist at Sound for Film & Video

April 16 –  The Relationship between a DP & a Gaffer  at Nucleus Co-Share

March 16 – Jaclyn Laravie – make up artist/costumer

Feb 16 –  Location Scouting with Jane Streeter

Jan 16 – All About Casting with D. Lynn Meyers

Dec 15 –  FilmDayton Members Show & Tell

Nov 15 –  Selling Your Screenplay

Oct 15 – It’s all about the Fest- FilmDayton FilmFest

Sept 15 – Drones – on location at Sinclair

Aug 15 – Extra! Extra! How To Land a Spot in Film

June 15 – Boonshoft Museum of Discovery – Cartoon Network special exhibit on animation.

May 15 –  Matt Hayden – constructing film scores and soundtracks.