The Virginia Film Office Presents
A Film & TV Training Seminar
GRIP TRAINING FOR TV AND FILM
This two-day workshop will provide practical training for an entry-level position in the grip department of a film or television production. The course will include the tools needed to walk confidently onto any commercial, television, new media, theatre, or movie set, with an understanding of what is expected, and how to deliver results. Also included is information on creating a film friendly resume, finding local productions, and interviewing effectively. The course is taught by Brady Majors, who has worked as a Best Boy, Key Grip and Key Rigging Grip on numerous feature films and TV shows and incorporates Mike Uva’s popular manual “The Grip Book.” More information on Brady Majors is on IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0538263.
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, October 15 & 16, 2016. (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)
WHERE: ThunderShot Studios, 9425 Mathy Dr, Fairfax, VA 22031
COST: $125 for the two-day seminar, $75 for members of the Virginia Production Alliance (VPA), Television, Internet and Video Association of DC (TIVA), Women in Film and Video (WIFV), IATSE, students and military. To Join VPA, TIVA, or WIFV, visit the organization’s website.
For information or to register: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084baea82da1f85-ftvts.