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Newsletter: October 2017



Independent Film Arizona – Tucson


Independent Film Arizona

October 2017

The Art of Production Design

October 3, 2017  7PM – 9PM
Location: The Art Institute of Tucson
5099 E. Grant Road Rm 129 Tucson, AZ, 85712

Presented by our special guest
Gene Rudolf
The look of the film, the style, the mood, the art direction — this is the domain of the Production Designer.  Learn some of the secrets of visual storytelling – whatever you budget — from one of Hollywood’s acclaimed production designers.
The fearless IFA documentarians meet August 8th 6-8pm, Southern Arizona Media Studio. 911 South Tyndall Ave, #7, Tucson
The Director’s Chair

As always we want to thank you for coming every month to be part of the vibrant Independent Film Arizona community.
Remember, IFA meetings are free and open to the public, but we also strongly encourage you to take the next step and become a member. For only $25.00 a year, you can be part of this amazing group of people who strive to help the independent Filmmakers of Southern Arizona. Academic memberships are also available for free for actively enrolled students.

You know that being on time is one of the keys to success, so we’ll see you there at 7 PM.

Wayne Vlcan
President Independent Film Arizona

Many Thanks to the Generous Support of Our Sponors!
On behalf of the Board of Independent Film Arizona, our members, our generous sponsors, and the industry professionals who offer their expertise and time at our monthly meetings, thank you for your interest and passion in filmmaking – we can’t wait to see the next great film out of Arizona. Action!
Guest Host
Gene Rudolf

One of Hollywood’s acclaimed production designers, Gene has worked with great directors from Scorcsese to Schlesinger.

Gene’s feature film credits include Raging Bull, Diner, Trading Places, Superman: The Movie, Marathon Man, Three Days of the Condor, The Right Stuff, The Great Gatsby, The Taking of Pelham One, Two, Three, and Against All Odds. 

See his full list of credits at  Initially, Gene was trained as a Theatrical Scenes Designer, where he worked on over 50 theater productions.

IFA 2017 Board of Directors
Wayne Vlcan, President
Executive Producer, Alta Media Arts
Professional Manager, Elizajul Music
Genie Joseph, Vice President
Award-winning film and television director
Glenn Wolfgang, Treasurer
CEO, AT Community Media
Anne Dalton, IFA Board Member
IFA Documentary Group
Noreen O’shea, Board Member
Rich Goldstein, IFA Board Member
Freelance Video Production/Writer
Richard Warren Welch, IFA Board Member
Member, International Screenwriter’s Association
Samantha Miller, Secretary
Learn more about independent film in Arizona and be involved! We offer educational monthly meetings with experts in the film industry – and it’s a great opportunity to network with industry professionals.
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