Seminar II: How to Keep it Short/Protecting Your Work
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (EST)
Screenwriting for Short Films: How to Keep it short by Tom Musca
Tom Musca first captured attention as the producer and co-writer of Stand and Deliver, starring Edward James Olmos, who earned Best Actor Golden Globe and Oscar nominations, and nabbed six Independent Spirit Awards, including Best Picture and Best Screenplay. Musca has been a guest lecturer at the Sundance Institute, Slamdance, UCLA, NYU, USC, AFI, and has conducted MPA workshops on four continents. He was named the Moseley Fellow for Creative Writing at Pomona College, and currently teaches at the University of Miami.
Protecting your work through Copyright by Scott Goldberg
Scott Goldberg has been practicing law for over 12 years. Mr. Goldberg is a partner with the Entertainment Law Firm of Hetz, Jones & Goldberg, LLC, with offices located on the back lot of Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida and in West Palm Beach, Florida. His practice includes Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property Law, Business Law, Multimedia Law, Music Law and Internet Law. In addition to his Juris Doctor degree, Mr. Goldberg also has a Master of Laws degree in Intellectual Property from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Goldberg counsels clients on business and financing structures for their entertainment companies including private placement memorandums during the development stage, production legal services during pre-production, principal photography and post-production stages, and distribution legal services. Mr. Goldberg also counsels clients on copyright and trademark matters concerning their particular film, television, and music projects. You may find out more about Mr. Goldberg and his law firm at www.HetzandJones.com.
When & Where
Miami short Film Festival
12th Annual Miami short Film Festival
This year, the festival will run simultaneously from Friday, November 8 to Friday, November 15 in the bayfront oasis of Historic Coconut Grove at our main venue, The Paragon Grove 13 Theater and at Miami Beach Cinemateque.
A Film Festival based in Miami, Florida that features short films (30-minutes or less each.)