ACTRA CALGARY FILM FORUM
Wednesday, May 3, 2006, 9am to 5pm
SAIT, Campus Centre Building, various rooms
This is an industry-wide, full-day professional development opportunity featuring guest speakers including Casting Directors; a Voice Performance professional; a Stunt Coordinator; an accountant to talk about tax issues for self-employed persons, managing the financial aspects of your career and saving for retirement; a special keynote address from ACTRA Member and Alberta Film Entertainment producing partner Murray Ord; and sessions on “How to Hire Professional Actors on a Shoestring Budget” and “New Media”. (Sessions are subject to change pending the availability of our guest speakers.)
We will wrap up the day in our Film Market – a networking opportunity featuring industry service providers such as talent agents, professional development providers, photographers, etc.
Cost: $53.50 for ACTRA Members, $85.60 for non-members – you must register in person at the ACTRA Calgary office by April 24, 2006: payment accepted by cash, cheque or money order only.