Resources for the Film Industry Professionals
Working in the film industry can be an ever-evolving experience – even before a global pandemic. Sometimes this change requires you to level up your skills or expertise.
In this week’s blog, we will be highlighting some resources and trainings to help you in your film industry career.
TV Script Writing Training
If you’re ready, Emmy nominated & Award-winning writer – and friend of Film Connx – HaJ (pronounced “aj”) is ready!
In this training you will learn:
- How to create story structure
- How to get unstuck & unleash your big idea for the screen
- How to summarize your script in one compelling sentence
- How to build compelling characters to engage your audience
- The secret mind-blowing Ingredient in every compelling script
- Free writing tool suggestion to begin to write your script for the challenge!
- At the end of the challenge you will have a complete TV script.
Expert Advice: How to Get a Job in the Film Industry
Trying to get a job in the film industry, but don’t know where to begin? Look no further!
CB Smith-Dahl – Camerawoman, Director and friend of Film Connx – shares different ways to break into the film industry. While there are many different paths to getting where you want to be in film and television, starting with these resources can be a great way to be less overwhelmed and start on your goals.
Educational Resources for the Entertainment Industry
Looking resources for improving your skills during the pandemic, we have a great list of resources on our COVID-19 resources page. We’ve also included them below:
- Free GA COVID Compliance Course through the GA Film Academy
- Covid Compliance Training for Non-Union Productions *this training follows LA guidelines*
- Screenwriting Program to Get Your Idea Off of the Ground
- Free Classes on Social Media Storytelling
- Skillshare Courses on Filmmaking Skills
- Sundance Co//ab, Free Webinars and Masterclasses
- Film Distributors’ Association, Film Distribution: Connecting Films with Audiences *Free Course*
- ARRI Masterclasses for Cinematographers *Selected Classes for Free*
- DOC NYC Seminar New Strategies for Distribution in response to Covid-19
- Covid-19 Support Links for Small Businesses, Startups, Lifestyle, and More
Leveled up your skills? Ready to find your next production job? Head on over to the new filmconnx.com to book your next production job.