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ProductionNext / Los Angeles

A gathering place for ProductionNext members in Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

This is a group that is meant to serve as a general gathering place for ProductionNext members in the Los Angeles area. We here at ProductionNext are managing it at the moment, but we're very interested in finding someone local to run it. If you're interested, please contact us at groups@productionnext.com.

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Discussions

Nine decades after “professor” Fairbanks taught Introduction to Photoplay, the USC School of Cinematic Arts has some 14,000 alumni that include a who’s who of filmmaking from George Lucas to Ron Howard to current academy president John Bailey.... https://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/la-et-mn-usc-film-school-90...
The Santa Monica College (SMC) Film Program production “Shape Shifter” has won the Best Student Short Film at the second annual Golden State Film Festival. The showcase of national and international films took place March 22-28 at the TLC Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.... https://www.smdp.com/smcs-shape-shifter-wins-best-student-short-film-at-...
A tribute to French filmmaker Claire Denis, a retrospective devoted to Bruce Dern, the annual TCM Classic Film Festival and a series of vintage noirs are among options for SoCal cinephiles this month.... https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/claire-denis-bruce-dern-elaine-ma...

Recently added member projects

How fast did Jabberwocky change things? Just watch.
The first movie promised to change things so much, they fast tracked the film to make an international version.   But the treatment was missing a page, and there wasn't much for those poor...
Not only does every movie tell a story, but every movie has one. This is how we show people how...
Jabberwocky is so new and innovative, we can't give too much away about it.  Because really, products are for people without presentation skills.   

Recent member videos

A witty cartoon illustrated and animated by David North

A witty cartoon illustrated and animated by David North - fan project, please check out the 'Parapod podcast' (parapod.com to have more laughter). 
https://www.facebook.com/david.north.3386   The original inspiration https://youtu.be/HuTsp3itCRw  The ParaPod Movie - Official Trailer: 11,776...

A 90-minute Webinar about the American Film Market featuring Ben Yennie and Tanya Kersey

If you want to make a living as a filmmaker while making anything except commercials or industrials, you're going to have to attend the American Film Market. But AFM has a culture all it's own, and without some guidance, it's hard to find success. That's why we're happy to bring you this webinar...

Recent member journals

No Filmmaker is an island, and everyone needs support from time to time.  So with that in mind, here are 10 of our  ITVS The Independent Television Service (ITVS) is the funding Arm for PBS Documentaries.  So if you’re interested in making documentaries, you’re going to need to be aware...
Being a great independent filmmaker requires constant growth.  That’s part of why we have this blog.  But we’re not the only ones sharing information on how to build a successful film company.  So in a follow-up to our post about our favorite skill-building podcasts, we’re sharing some...
If you haven’t heard of Mandy, you should check them out.  It’s a huge network that helps filmmakers and people working in media find jobs doing what they love and building their careers.  I’m going to give you a more thorough understanding of what they do, as well as how we work with...

Upcoming events

There are no scheduled future events for this group.

Recent documents

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Recent Q&As

Jeffrey Scott posted a question to screenwriters, writers, and directors:
I'm working with this new director, and we've decided we want to bring on a new writer to do a final draft of the screenplay, but I'm not sure how we should structure such a deal.   Would...
2/3/16 10:16 pm
Jeffrey Scott posted a question to executive producers and producers:
I'm not sure what the best way to finance a movie is.  With all the work and low wages we have to put in, as we;ll as deffered costs and donated favors we have to pull in, (thank god...
3/11/15 10:47 am
I need a Camera in Boulder for the Jabberwockey Project, any locals know where the best place to get an Arri Alexa is?
11/7/13 5:17 pm

Recent classifieds

I need somebody to pull together a usable trailer from the near-final version of my project.  It needs to fit in with a bunch of other projects, so it needs to be in Final Cut.  Compensation TBD;...

8/1/14 5:13 pm