WIFT-FL is a proud sponsor of the
4th ANNUAL WORLD ARTS FILM FESTIVAL
May 3-5, 2017
3 Days, Over 100 Short Films, Panels,
Workshops, Industry Guests, Art Exhibits, Receptions & Awards
Join us at
The WJCT Studios
100 Festival Park Avenue Jacksonville, FL 32202
“Our mission supports artists and filmmakers of all ages and all abilities to create,
inspire, and share their work with each other and the world.”
An extraordinary event of film & culture in Downtown Jax!
WIFT-FL members receive 50% off tickets (with your membership card)
We are also looking for WIFT-FL
volunteers and speaker support for the festival and we are also creating a Benefit Special Event with the Norman Studios at 4pm on Thursday, May 4th. If you would like to help volunteer please contact Karen Sadler at this link asap:
4th Annual World Arts Film Festival Activities
They are looking for members who would like to volunteer for these dates & sessions if you can help please go to the website above.
Wednesday May 3
Session One: 10 am - 2 pm Film Screenings & Educational Programs Session.
Session Two: 5 pm - 9 pm Red Carpet at 5 pm Opening Night Celebration - Reception & Musical Performance 5- 6 The Young Filmmakers Panel - Film Screenings with Directors 6-7:30 pm Make A Film Foundation presents " The Black Ghiandola” 7:30 - 9:00 Film Screening and talk with Executive Producer, Tamika Lamison After-Hours: Filmmaker's Lounge at The Volstead 115 West Adams St. Downtown Jacksonville
Thursday May 4
Session One: 10 am - 2 pm Film Screenings & Educational Programs A Benefit Screening of "The Flying Ace” (1926 Silent Film, with music) TRT: 65 minutes This special event begins at 4 pm hosted by WIFT-FL and The Norman Studios
Session Two: 5 pm - 9 pm Reception - A Celebration of Women in Film 5 - 6 pm Film Screenings and Q&A with Filmmakers 6 - 9 pm After-Hours: Filmmaker's Lounge at The Volstead 115 West Adams St. Downtown Jacksonville
Friday May 5
Session One: 10 am - 2 pm Film Screenings & Educational Programs
Session Two: 5 pm - 9 pm Red Carpet at 5 pm A Celebration of Film Culture and Community Film Screenings and Guest Hosts 5 - 7:30 pm “World Arts Film Festival Kaleidoscope Awards” & Wrap Party 7:30 - 9 pm After-Hours: The "After-After" Party at The Volstead 115 West Adams St. Jacksonville, FL
A PANEL DISCUSSION ON GENDER INEQUALITY IN THE FILM AND VIDEO INDUSTRY
A PANEL OF SIX TAMPA BAY AREA WOMEN CURRENTLY WORKING IN THE FILM AND VIDEO INDUSTRY MODERATED BY TELEVISION PERSONALITY, STEPHANIE WEBB
MAY 10TH, 2017
5:30PM - 7:30PM
THE EPICUREAN HOTEL, Tampa
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SOUTH FL BRANCH IS HELPING TO SUPPORT: GIRLS CALL THE SHOTS IS A FILM AND MEDIA LAB FOR GIRLS.
Equip your teen girls to have a bright future in film and media.
June 19th through July 14th, 2017
We’re off on July 4!
4 weeks of day camp, with a public screening of your finished film
Monday through Friday, from 9 AM to 4 PM: $500
Early registration can be done at this website: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2697334
Our esteemed mentors include:
Christy Andreoni, Board member, Women in Film and Television- Florida
Kayla Brown, film editor
Carla Hill, Theatre Education and Outreach Manager for the South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center
Michelle Hollinger, publisher of Sisterhood Magazine
Anika Madison, Online Radio Personality
Loretta McNeir, retired TSA International Government Representative
Katrina Morris, actress
Dominique Seward, documentarian
Matt Whalley, designer who codes and mentors