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.
NEXT FILM CONNECTIONS:
Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
7 PM – 9 PM
The Plaza Theater
33 South Main St
Miamisburg, OH 45342
Join Film Dayton at the historic Plaza Theater in the heart of downtown Miamisburg for April’s FILM CONNECTIONS
APRIL’S GUEST SPEAKER // MIKE McGRANER
Director, Producer, Editor, Writer, Co-Creator of Nite Owl Theatre
A Columbus native, Mike McGraner is an award-winning director, producer, editor & co-creator of Nite Owl Theatre. Mike shares his experiences as an independent filmmaker and how his love for film and late-night television lead him to his successful collaboration with a beloved regional TV host.
Co-created by McGraner & late-night host Fritz Peerenboom, Nite Owl Theatre is an award-winning series celebrating Fritz The Nite Owl and his late-night TV show, which ran on WBNS 10TV in Columbus from 1974-1991.
Mike shares clips & stories from the successful reboot film series as well as highlights of upcoming & current projects. Cinephiles & lovers of late-night television should not miss this night of nostalgia and networking at the historic Plaza Theatre in downtown Miamisburg — be there!
LINKS // FOLLOW MIKE McGRANER & NITE OWL THEATRE
Mike McGraner on IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/
Nite Owl Theatre website: www.FritzLives.com
Nite Owl Theatre on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/
Nite Owl Theatre on Twitter: https://twitter.com/
Join us for Film Connections. It is FREE for Film Dayton members and only $5 for non-members. Interested in joining? Learn more at http://filmdayton.com/membership. If you are a non-member, your $5 can be applied toward membership if you join that night.
PAST FILM CONNECTIONS
April 24 – Mike McGraner – Director, Writer, Co-Creator of Nite Owl Theatre
March – no meeting
February 27 – Warped Wing meet and mingle
January 30 – DATV Tour
December 26 – Show and Tell
November 28 – Laura Von Holle (Heyman Talent Artists Agency)
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
June 27 – Scott Spears
April 25 – Rhoda Cronebach MUA
March 28 – SkyDeck Studios
Feb 28 – Chase Crawford – Social Media and the Movies
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 Cambron – filmmaker and punk musician based in Chicago, IL.
July 16 – Peter John Ross
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
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
July 15 – How to Get Your Film In Fests
June 15 – Boonshoft Museum of Discovery – Cartoon Network special exhibit on animation.
May 15 – Matt Hayden – constructing film scores and soundtracks.