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Wheaton Film Festival (4th Annual)

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Chuck Levin's Music Center (Performance Space)

11151 Veirs Mill Road

Wheaton, MD 20902

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With film screenings, panel discussions, and networking, the 4th Annual Wheaton Film Festival is a great showcase for filmmakers from the mid-Atlantic region and for films that involve the mid-Atlantic region. Everyone is invited to come to Wheaton, MD on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 1:30pm.

Tentative Schedule:
1:30pm -2:00pm Doors Open, informal networking, welcome

EDUCATIONAL PANEL DISCUSSIONS
2:00pm-3:00pm: Filmmaking Process (Panel 1 of 3)

3:10pm-4:10pm: Entertainment Law 101 with WALA’s John Mason (Panel 2 of 3)
4:20pm-5:20pm: Future of Filmmaking (Panel 3 of 3)
5:20pm-5:30pm: Break
5:30pm - 6:30pm Networking, Dinner Reception and Gear Petting Zoo
6:30pm - 8:45pm SHORT FILM SCREENINGS
8:50pm - 9:30pm Award Presentations and Closing Comments
9:30pm - 11:59pm After Party

We will have three education panels. The topics are:
• Filmmaking Process (including Sound Recording) - a discussion on the process of filmmaking, including pre-production, image capture, and editing. With special coverage on how to best record audio.
• Entertainment Law 101 - an overview of key legal concepts for creative professionals, including option agreements, copyright, trademark, work for hire agreements & more. With John Mason, presented by Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts (WALA).
• Future of Filmmaking - a discussion on drones, virtual reality, and other technological advances that affect filmmaking, how to adapt, and what we may expect for the future of filmmaking.

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Films being shown:
T.B.A.

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Awards & Prizes
"Levin Grand Prize" - Jury Award for Best Overall Film
"Wheaton Award" - Jury Award for Best Community Story
"Kamen Grand Prize" - Jury Award for Best Student Film

Prizes provided by sponsors including Adobe Software, Final Draft Software, Chuck Levin’s, Jungle Software, Red Giant Software, Write Brothers Software, Craig William Dayton, Arune, etc.

Framed awards and certificates will also be provided.

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Please visit our website: http://www.wheatonfilmfestival.com/ .

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This event is supported in part by Arune, Chuck Levin's, the Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Adobe Software, Final Draft Software, Red Giant Software, Jungle Software, Write Brothers, iPitch TV, Filmstro, WALA, Creative Edge, Docs in Progress, DC Shorts, Pro Cuts Editing, Quick Film Budget, DC Filmmakers, TIVA, Montgomery Parks, Copyright Counselors, Yelp, FilmConvert, Studio Unknown, Craig William Dayton, Ledo's Pizza, Capital Bikeshare and Buredo.

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Chuck Levin's Music Center (Performance Space)

11151 Veirs Mill Road

Wheaton, MD 20902

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