168 Film-Master Schedule 2019
168 Film Master Schedule 2019 Highlights:
- 168 Casting Call (3): Mar 10, Apr 28, May 5 (description below, signups start May 11) * Signup Here
- Network168 Mixers: (3rd Mondays) Topics: Avoiding Mistakes in Production, Sound & Lighting, Boundaries for Christian actors, Pitching (you or your project), Story Hooks, Film Breakdown, Integrity in Hollywood, Using film to Share Salvation. Improv Practice. Signup Here
2019 SCHEDULE: (Subject to Change-In Awesome Ways!)
Jan 21 Network168: Secrets From AFM
Feb 18 Network168: Finding the Story. How Scriptural Integration can unify story. Write of Passage writers will Pitch Short Films to Producers.
Guest: Leilani Downer, Writer/Producer, A DIFFERENT WORLD Executive Story Editor, GROWING PAINS, HANGIN’ WITH MR. COOPER, FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR, SISTER, SISTER
Mar 10, 8p-10p 168 Casting Call Discussion: Role selection and boundaries for Christian actors. Signup Here
Mar 18 Network168: Avoiding Mistakes in Production, Sound & Lighting. Evaluating your crew and cast.
Apr 15 Network168: Get on a Team Mixer - Competition in May! A Fresh Pitch, whether you or a project. You'll sound better than you did!
Apr 28, 8p-10p 168 Casting Call Discussion: Juggling Hollywood and Family. Signup Here
(No Network168 in May)
May 5, 8p-10p 168 Casting Call Discussion: Working with Directors (Good, Bad & Ugly). Signup Here
168 FILM PROJECT 2019: ENTRY DEADLINE: Weds, May 15th. Signup Here
Grand Prize: Cannes Film Festival Market Pass, Airfare and Hotel!
May 21st Verse Assignment: 7-9 PM, 10-Day Pre-Production Start
May 31st Production Week Start. Cameras roll 11 AM PDT, No Earlier! NON-SPEED FILMS may begin any time (w/verse chosen, fee paid).
June 7th Production Week End, Start Final Project Upload by 11am
Jun 17 Network168: Film Funding 101, A Checklist: Story, Actors, Prospects, Go! Faith-and-family finance and distribution.
Jul 15 Network168: Producing 101, Checklist: Story, Money, Actors, Crew, GO!
Aug 24-25 17th Annual 168 Film Festival – Panel: Does God care about language or does He want us to “Keep it Real?”
Sep 16 Network168: Story Hooks: Building blocks to Green Lights & stories that sell.
Write of Passage 2019
Oct 04 WP Entry Deadline – NOON PT
Oct 07 WP Verse Assignment 5pm PT–Writing Starts
Oct 14 Final Draft Deadline: 5pm PT– Writing Ends
Oct 18 Publish Semi-Finalists: 168film.com
Oct 25 Publish Ten Finalists: 168film.com
Oct 25 Audience Favorite Voting Starts
Nov 01 5pm WP Audience Favorite Voting Closes
Nov 04 WOP Jury Winner Announced, Winner Interviewed
Nov 06 Audience Favorite Announced
Oct 21 Network168: Film Breakdown: Watch & Critique some of the best 168 short films. Learn secrets of Worldview, Setup, Payoff, Active Ideas, etc. Spiritual temperature and worldview.
Nov 18 Network168: Integrity in Hollywood: How to keep it as a writer, director, actor, etc. Using film to share Salvation. Improv using your life’s script to reach people for Jesus.
Sponsors: Roush Media, Advent Media