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, October 30th, 2018
7 PM – 9 PM
Wright Dunbar Events Center
1100 West Third St
Dayton, OH 45402
Film Dayton welcomes Todd Reed as our guest speaker for October’s Film Connections networking meeting, Tuesday, October 30!
Todd is a Special FX Artist who makes your nightmares come true! Join Film Dayton for a spooky & fascinating night of Makeup, Monsters & Movies as Todd talks about his creepy craft and artistry of prosthetics and special FX makeup for film, television, and other haunted mediums.
— ABOUT TODD REED —
Todd Reed is the founder of Steampowered SFX Productions. He works as a Special FX Instructor & Artist at the Columbus College of Art and Design and a freelance Special FX Makeup Artist for various Ohio filmmaking associations. Todd studied his craft at Fort Hayes School for Visual Arts and the Don Lanning D3 studios. His work has been featured on ABC, NBS, CBS, FOX Network affiliate morning shows as well as live demonstrations on I Heart Radio’s WNCI 97.7 FM, Costume Holiday House, and Halloween Express. He’s also a featured performing artist at TRAUMA, Columbus, Ohio, and the official mascot for the Hello City Tattoo Convention.
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
Sept 25 – Director John Whitney, Producer Phil Garrett, & Producer-Actor Dino Tripodis
Aug 28 – Kathy Byrne of SAG-AFTRA Chicago
July 31 – Marisha Mukerjee – An insiders look at the Industry
June 26 – ALLYSON WEST . Filmmaker / Founder & Creative Director, Cindependent Film Festival
May 29 – Shaunn Baker – WorldStage Media
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 26 – Peter John Ross
May 31 – Adam Rabinowitz, Production specialist at Sound for Film & Video
April 26 – The Relationship between a DP & a Gaffer at Nucleus Co-Share
March 29 – Jaclyn Laravie – make up artist/costumer
Feb 23 – Location Scouting with Jane Streeter
Dec 29 – FilmDayton Members Show & Tell
Nov 24 – Selling Your Screenplay
Oct 27 – It’s all about the Fest- FilmDayton FilmFest
Sept 29 – Drones – on location at Sinclair
Aug 25 – Extra! Extra! How To Land a Spot in Film
July 28 – How to Get Your Film In Fests
June 30 – Boonshoft Museum of Discovery – Cartoon Network special exhibit on animation.
May 26 – Matt Hayden – constructing film scores and soundtracks.