There’s always something great going on at the Maine Media Workshops, a fantastic educational center to hone your craft in filmmaking, photography, multi-media and design located in lovely Rockport, Maine. Next week, they are tapping the local talent by hosting a workshop on documentary financing and distribution with filmmaker and rep extraordinaire Louise Rosen! All details for this not-to-miss workshop are below.
In other good news for aspiring filmmakers and the MMW, many of their classes are now approved for GI Bill funds! Fantastic for the storytellers, artists and media makers who serve our country to improve their work or gain new skills.
Here’s info on Louise’s class:
“Financing and Distributing the Documentary” – 07/31/2011
Film veteran Louise Rosen will be bringing her experience to emerging and veteran filmmakers alike in the Financing and Distributing the Documentary
course held July 31 through August 6 at Maine Media Workshops in
Rockport, Maine. Rosen has worked with a wide range of film genres and
formats and set up many major international co-productions. She has been
honored to have among these projects Oscar, Emmy, Sundance, Prix Italia
and International Emmy-winning films. Pulling from her over 25 years
working in all aspects of international film and television, Rosen
offers an unparalleled perspective on the independent film business.
Maine Media Workshops is an international media training center
offering hands-on, intensive workshops and year-round college programs
for documentary and narrative filmmakers. They have
hosted film and photography classes for nearly 40 years with a
reputation for excellence. Students at every level of experience travel
from across the country and around the world to attend classes each
year. For complete course information, faculty biographies, and
registration information, visit www.mainemedia.edu, phone 1-877-577-7700 or email email@example.com