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Dear filmmakers,

Thanks to all of you who rsvped for our free workshop tonight, we'll see you in a few hours. Still want to join the financial fun? We've got room! 

Tonight! Wednesday, June 13 at 6 PM, join So Your Film Needs a Budget: Finance Workshop with producer Sean Patrick Burke, hosted by Tacoma Arts Community Center at the corner of S 11th St and MLK Jr. Way.

(The Tacoma Arts Community Center doesn't look exactly like the picture above because it's currently enveloped in construction scaffolding but hopefully this picture helps as a bit of a guide!)

You're welcome to drop in! See you at 6 PM at the Tacoma Arts Community Center! Email or text 253-583-4718 if you have questions. Hope you can join us!

 - Katy
Up Next with Film In Tacoma

UPCOMING EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES!


APPLY FOR A 253 FILM GRANT
Deadline: June 29, 2018, 9 PM

Amateur and professional filmmakers and media creators who live or work in Pierce County are invited to apply for a grant through Film 253 Grants: a program that supports Pierce-County based film and media makers by investing in their creative vision, their contributions to the vibrancy and diversity of our community, and their ability to create job opportunities.

Funding ranges from $50 - $5,000. Film 253 Grants offer four categories of restricted funds:
  • CATEGORY 1: SEED FUNDING FOR PRE-PRODUCTION/DEVELOPMENT
  • CATEGORY 2: FINISHING FUNDS FOR POST PRODUCTION 
  • CATEGORY 3: EQUIPMENT FUNDS
  • CATEGORY 4: RISING FILMMAKER AWARD
Learn more here, and scroll down for upcoming workshops to get you ready to apply:
Film 253 Grants Application Workshop
June 16, 1 - 3 PM
The Grand Cinema Lower Lobby, 606 S Fawcett Ave, Tacoma 98402


Filmmakers interested in applying to the Film 253 Grants will attend a free step-by-step application workshop and Q&A session with Katy Evans, grants administrator and Assistant Executive Director.

Make sure to have reviewed the application process in advance and come prepared with specific questions. RSVP by emailing Katy or on Facebook
TFF VIP PASSES + PRESS & INDUSTRY CREDENTIALS
The Tacoma Film Festival is October 4 - 11, 2018! Passes just went on sale this week so snap one up while they're only $100 (member price).

Want to apply for a Press/Industry pass? Fill out the form here, and we'll let you know if you've been approved. Even better, submit your film and if you are accepted, you get to enjoy a filmmaker VIP pass!

Want to help by hosting a visiting filmmaker or supporting an after party? Just let me know: katy@grandcinema.com.

We're seeking volunteers for our film screening team - volunteer your time and expertise to help us review films submitted to the festival. Email Wade if you'd like to help.
Are you a GRAND CINEMA MEMBER? We would love for you to join. Learn more here.
Thank you for being a part of our filmmaker community - let's make movies!

-Katy Evans
Assistant Executive Director
Education & Engagement
The Grand Cinema is committed to providing new and more opportunities for our local artists and industry professionals. FILM IN TACOMA is our networking and learning series serving our Tacoma and Northwest creators. Learn more here.
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