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WRITERS & ACTORS Short Film Challenge- Production/Potluck
Sat, May 27, 2017, 12:00 PM – 10:30 PM PDT
WRITERS!!! FINALLY!!!! It is YOUR TIME TO SHINE!!!!!!! ACTORS dream come true! A film made just for you!
WRITERS PORTION is 12pm-5pm, and are welcome to stay for shoot if they choose to. ACTORS AND CREW MUST NOT ARRIVE UNTIL 4:30PM,
**ACTORS** WARNING** MUST REGISTER AHEAD ** NO EXCEPTIONS, registration for Actors closes after we get a maximum of 4 Actors, or the night before the event, whichever comes first. ***MUST have experience or training of some kind. Also, MUST STAY UNTIL 11pm(possibly a bit later depending on production, bart riders, please arrange a ride home just in case) and MUST REGISTER AHEAD- NO TICKETS AT THE DOOR FOR ACTORS, STORIES WILL BE WRITTEN TO FIT THEIR LOOK AND ACTING STYLE. --
----- Film Made on this event will be Added to Various Distribution Outlets Online, On it's Own Pages, IMDB Credits. If it gets enough votes and/or views/downloads, or other various reasons, It will be Screened and Competing at a local Theater in the Bay Area and during the MMTB Annual Nominations Night and, Annual Best Writers of MMTB Mini Film Winners will get trophies at the end of each MMTB annual cycle. ------
WRITERS ***PLEASE ARRIVE ON TIME*** CRUCIAL Details will be presented in the first hour and will not be repeated due to time limits. All writers have the same time limit and will start at exatly the same time by the second.
***Complete details, limitations, props, location explanations, actor details etc will be givin upon arrival before the competition begins!!!!
-Writers will be given the various tasks at hand and 4 hours to complete it!!! Up to you how much or little you do, however the more entered, the better chances you will win! Enjoy the serene and magical MMTB Studios on the pier and have plenty of space to spread out from your fellow writer to let your imagination flow!!!
-Actors and Crew will arrive at 4:30pm to vote and give minor feedback to your scripts so BE READY TO MAKE THEM SHINE!!!
-Once the writers portion of the competition ends, the rehearsals and filming will begin. All writers are welcome to stay, however only the winning writers will be able to chime in on his/her story to make some improvements etc. The winning story will be selected. If the votes are too low for any, they will not be selected even if there are spaces left, instead, they will have an additional 2 hours to come up with a few more stories to vote on until we have a solid idea to shoot. If there ends up extra solid ideas, they will be presented and voted on during the next writers challenge.
-Everyone who's script was chosen and filmed, Actors, and Crew, will receive IMDB credits.
Event Brought to you by MMTB- Movie Making Throughout the Bay! Inc. a 501c3 Non-Profit.
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“MMTB’s NEW FACILITY IS SPECTACULAR !!
We Offer Our Space for Filmmaking, Fun, Events, Classes, Private Screenings and Much Much More!!
· 35 ft Bar plus another 50’s looking mini bar
· 20ft x 10ft Green Screen
· Old Restaurant/Bar with a Wooden Cabin Style
· Decks with Views Two Patio Heaters (IDEAL for outdoor candle lit dining)
· Pier Location with Palm Trees and Tiki Torches out front
· Mud Swamps (IDEAL for military scenes)
· Factory Background across waters that looks like city at night
· Truck Yard, Boat Yard
· Crane, Mini Trampoline for Green Screen Jumping and Dollies
· Close to- Mini Beach Front, Train Tracks, Rocky Cliffs & Shores
· Trains Run in background shots as needed as well
· Old Style Various options for Office, Sewing & Art Studio
· 16ft Conference table in light wood with Black office chairs (IDEAL for Big business meetings)
· Set Surgery room with IV Poles & Bags, Blood Pressure Machine & Surgical sheets etc. (Surgical Props Available)
· HUGE Whiteboard and push pin boards for various uses
· 10ft Pull Down Projector Screening for Private screenings
· PROP Room- Wigs, glasses, hats, wardrobe, and much more!
· Mini Stage & Dance Floor for Mock Performances
Date and Time
MMTB Production Studios, Theater and Lounge
13 Pacific Ave
DIRECTIONS- We are at the Pier- You will cross a bridge and hit the MARINA- TURN RIGHT- Brown Building with Palm Trees and Tiki Torches- (four fools winery is on the left)
Rodeo, CA 94572