4/29/2015 IFC MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Alamo Drafthouse Theater
BOARD MEMBER REPORTS
TIMOTHY HARVEY– IFCKC PRESIDENT
April 29th – TONIGHT! Actor’s Showcase!
Everyone tell Kim THANK YOU!
May 1st – 1st Fridays!
May 3nd – IFCKC Board Meeting
3PM at the KC Livestock Exchange Meeting Room. Everyone is welcome.
May 4th – Actors With Moxie Industry panel
Liquid 9, Plattform Advertising, Bazillion Pictures, Wheeler Audio and more.
May 6th – Screening: Daniel Banks block
May 13th – Joint meeting w/KCWIFT at the Buffalo Room – 6:30PM Lighting Seminar w/Kevin Mckinney May 20th – Production Design Seminar: Kristin Rea & Timothy Harvey
May 27th –
July 16th – 26th – KC FRINGE FESTIVAL
We will have at least one program! We may need your films! We will have more info soon!
2015 will be the year of film production for the IFC. The plan is to produce 3-4 films, featuring the best of Kansas City’s talent, and to serve as a working classroom for anyone interested in working in film.
We’re going after grant money! Help us raise the funds! Rent equipment, renew your membership, or donate out of the kindness of your beautiful heart. We need to raise $1,500 to earn 1,500.
IFCKC Presents: Call For Scripts! DUE THURSDAY!!!
Subject matter and content is wide open, with only one real requirement: The films produced by the IFCKC are meant to show the best of what our talented members and the wider Kansas City film community can do, and why Kansas City is a great place to make independent film.
Qualifying scripts must be 15 minutes or less, formatted in standard industry script form, and submitted as a PDF to [email protected] on or before April 30th, 2015.
The 2014-15 IFCKC Board is:
Tim Harvey – President
Maia Ades – Vice President
Ted Smith – Treasurer
Karen Igla – Board
Alden Miller – Board
Kimberly Igla – Board
Dan Handley – Board
Micah Husereaux – Board
Turn in digital files for upcoming screening events please. Please note: Use H.264, Mpeg4 or Avi. Data DVDs are OK (not a burned dvd. if you don’t know what this means. just don’t do it. really)! We had a few KIFF entries that were in ProRes, which is an unnecessarily large format for our purposes.
Also remember: From now on we will not be accepting any copyrighted music WITHOUT authorizations. We will be asking for the authorizations. So have them. There are a ton of examples of these documents online. If you have trouble finding them, ask Tim about it and he can help you.
KAREN IGLA – MEMBERSHIP COORDINATOR
Sign up for membership – $30/year (really inexpensive for the awesome goodies you get) now via credit card! Can pay or renew online – via PayPal. First time members: if you sign up online, be sure to email me with your T-shirt size. Don’t remember your renewal date??? Ask me! Renewal Notices are emailed each month. Email me with any questions.
New tiered membership! Ask us about Premier Level.
As a member, the IFC will reimburse half of your entry fee to an out of town film festival if you are accepted. Proof of receipt required, cap of $200 per project per year. Will accept up to one year back.
MAIA ADES- Vice President
Reminder: The IFCKC works, if you work it. Don’t hesitate to network and make friends. Get on shoots.
KIMBERLY IGLA – SECRETARY
I’m so happy to see you guys here for the Actor Showcase. 🙂 Grab an actor contact sheet!
ALDEN MILLER – SEMINAR COORDINATOR
Find him on facebook—let him know what you want to see during the second half of our meetings.
DAN HANDLEY – Board Member
I am getting ready to start compiling a list of resources for local filmmakers. If you have any resources that you know of or utilize, or resources you are looking for or think others might need that someone can look for you, contact me at [email protected] .
Micah Husereaux – Board Member – Media Chair
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NEW PEOPLE/ART RELATED SHAMELESS
SELF – PROMOTION (moderated by Timothy)
If you are a new person, please don’t forget to add your contact info to the IFC mailing list signup.
Trevor Martin: Reminder that The Comedy Minute is having a short film contest with entries due by May 31st. There will be a $500 prize for the Audience Choice winner as well as a $500 prize for the Judges Award winner. In addition, the recipient of the Judges Award will be able to designate $250 towards a 501c film organization of his/her choosing. Details are up on thecomedyminute.com. Questions? Please email me at [email protected]
Daniel Banks – About a year ago today, he made his thesis film! It’s screening in May. You should totally come. He’s using IFCKC as guinea pigs. So give him some constructive comments. Joe – Used to frequent IFCKC. He stopped attending so he could write a book. And he did. He’s electronically self-publishing. The Druid’s Dragon. It sounds like a real treat.
Jolene Loftin – Wants to get more into acting. She’s in the actor showcase! She’s a cool cat.
Richard Buzzwell – He writes, directs and is an experienced stunt coordinator. Wants to focus on 2 projects: a short film and a feature. Needs help in all aspects!
Jacob McDaniel – Writing a short film and is looking for actors!
Shea Ketchum – Is a lovely actor in the showcase! Wants to get more involved! Hire her! She’s a treat! [email protected] 417.629.4622
Maia – Jason Hunt is looking for writers, audio engineers, editors, and interns! Get to work with him at SciFi4me.com!
1st Friday is May Day themed at the Art & Bicycle Clubhouse. 504 E. 18th st. Lots of fun stuff goin’ on! There’s some proceeds going to charity! Benefiting the Nepal Earthquake!
Christian Mancinelli – An actor in the showcase! Wants to get more involved! Is super excited! Sam – He’s an actor and wants to get back into it! Tim says he’s a great actor!
Danielle – Is an actor with stage combat experience and much more! 913