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Williamsburg, VA – 20+ Free Professional Workshops, W&M – Jan 30- Feb 1

The 2020 W&M Global Film Festival will be hosting 23 free workshops with industry professionals taking place January 30 through February 1 at Swem Library in Williamsburg, VA. No registration is required and space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Session instructors include Pulitzer-prize nominated writer Desiree Cooper, producer Joe Pirro (Driveways), stuntman Jamie Northrup (Saturday Night Live), and Tony award-winning producer Caitlin Clements (Dear Evan Hansen).


Workshops include:

  • Film Production: The Balance Between Creative and Business
  • Preparing for the Audition:  Putting your Best Foot Forward
  • Steadicam – The Art of the Moving Camera
  • Documentary Storytelling – The Art of Interviewing
  • It’s Lit: Film Lighting in the Modern Industry
  • Get Past the Money and Get Your First Film Made
  • The Producer Life: Making a Career in Digital Media Production
  • Making Things Look Grrreat on a Budget
  • What’s a Producer, and How Do I Become One?
  • Screw It: Let’s Write a Screenplay in 80 Minutes
  • Stunts! Real and Fake Dangers of Film & TV

More details are available at wmglobalfilmfestival.com/workshops.


Adam Stackhouse

AVAdventure Productions