Meeting date: Tuesday March 6th, 2018 at 6:30 pm. I. Board Updates - Board members share important updates and reminders regarding UIFN business. II. Announcements - Members and guests share upcoming projects, shows, seminars, etc. Please keep all announcements brief. II. Guest Speakers: Donna Pennell
Donna Pennell is President and CEO of Electric City Entertainment, and Destiny Productions. Since 1996, she has created, developed and produced over 585 television programs broadcasted on ABC, NBC, and CBS networks and cable affiliates.
In 2016 Donna was appointed by Mayor Gary McCarthy to serve on the Schenectady Motion Picture, Television, and Media Arts Commission, along with a team of a dozen professionals.
She recently organized FILMschenectady's Electric City Script Contest, which was a highly successful event that brought screenwriters, filmmakers, and financiers together. IV. Network Break - Bring your businesscards. Enjoy networking and catching up.V. Video Submission - Kyle Kleege will share a short experimental sci-fi film "Procession" (approx. 6.30 mins.) Michael Viktor-Butler will share his short film (approx. 7 mins) The Upstate Independent Filmmakers Network Board:
Steve O’Connor: President Carolyn Cocca: Vice-President Michael Turner: Membership Chair Sheila O'Shea: Secretary Susie Griswold: Program Chair
Jay Glogowski: Web Chair Michalina Scorzelli: Media Chair
Where we’re located:
Upstate Independent Filmmakers Network meets the first Tuesday of every month at The Linda: WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio, 339 Central Avenue, Albany, NY from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.