Friday September 22nd 3:30PM

Civic Imagination and World building Masterclass event organized by Western Kentucky University, the University of Southern California, and AccelerateKY.

The Civic Imagination Project taps the civic imagination (our collective vision for what a better tomorrow might look like) to bridge perceived cultural gaps between diverse communities.  The Project builds on eight years of research through Henry Jenkins’s Civic Paths’ participation in MacArthur’s Research Network on Youth and Participatory Politics, which culminated with the publication of By Any Media Necessary: The New Youth Activism.

Saturday September 23rd 12PM

Pre-production Masterclass led by local filmmakers, Director Chris “Booba” Young and Director of Photography Corey Allen.

In this masterclass, Booba and Corey will walk through their process of preparing for a film and how they approached creating a treatment, shot sheet, looks, and production book for their short film “You’re Not Alone”

Sunday September 24th 12PM

Producer’s RoundTable hosted by Andrew Swanson with producer Gill Holland, writer & producer Felipe Dieppa, and producer Barrett Dennison. In this round table our participants will discuss the business side of filmmaking.