Wheaton Film Festival
Friday November 9, 2018

Wheaton Film Festival 2018 Schedule

November 09, 2018

1:30pm - 2:00pm Doors Open, Informal Networking, Welcome
2:00pm - 5:20pm PANEL DISCUSSIONS

5:20pm - 5:30 pm Break
5:30pm - 6:30 pm Networking, Dinner Reception, and Gear Petting Zoo
6:30pm - 8:45pm FILM SCREENINGS
8:50pm - 9:30pm Award Presentations and Closing Comments
9:30pm - 11:59pm After Party Location TBA

Panel Discussions

Filmmaking Process (including Sound Recording) - a discussion on the process of filmmaking, including pre-production, image capture, and editing. With special coverage on how to best record audio.

Entertainment Law 101 - an overview of key legal concepts for creative professionals, including option agreements, copyright, trademark, work for hire agreements & more. With John Mason, presented by Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts (WALA).

Future of Filmmaking - a discussion on drones, virtual reality, and other technological advances that affect filmmaking, how to adapt, and what we may expect for the future of filmmaking.

Festival Speakers


Film Screenings

Film Screenings will take place from 6:30pm - 8:45pm.
The filmmakers will get to introduce their film live to the attending audience and answer some brief Q&A.

Film Lineup:

Awards & Prizes
"Levin Grand Prize" - Jury Award for Best Overall Film
"Wheaton Award" - Jury Award for Best Community Story
"Kamen Grand Prize" - Jury Award for Best Student Film

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