Pat's February Cutting Room Calendar

February 01, 2015 by Adam Dolan | Blog, Event Calendar

Capture Cinematic Weddings Workshop Series – with Ray Roman

Price: In-depth seminars cost $149 per ticket, master class cost $499 per ticket
Start date for February: 2/2/2015 in Los Angeles, California
More information can be found here

One of the best filmmaking workshops of 2015, Capture Cinematic Weddings Workshop Series features the renowned photographer and videographer, Ray Roman. In this live learning event, Ray shares some of his best secrets, including: his tool kit, essential gear, go-to picture profiles, how to maximize the “first look” encounter, and how to shoot high profile events. The workshop is making 50 stops in 28 states (to view the full tour schedule, look here).

And now, if you register before February 2nd, you have the chance to win a TotalFX (a $1,500 value) Don’t miss out on this great learning experience and opportunity to win our complete collection of plugins.

For more information on the workshops, click here



Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

Atlanta, Georgia
01/28/2015 — 02/19/2015
Price: General Admission $13
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AJFF is Atlanta's largest film festival and second largest Jewish film festival in the country. The festival attracts over thirty thousand movie enthusiasts and features a collection of 65 international narrative and documentary films. Moviegoers vote on the best narrative and documentaries; the winners receive the AJFF Audience Award and are honored with a special encore screening and statuette. The winning shorts receive a cash prize.


Chico, California
2/6/2015 — 2/8/2015
Price: General Admission $599.00
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This workshop aims to give editors a strong base in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. Laptops are supplied for this 3-day course that that will give you an encompassing understanding of editing including theory, advanced timeline manipulation, audio editing, color correction, and multi-camera editing.

Editor's Retreat 2015

The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach Florida
2/5/2015 — 2/9/2015
Price: Full Access  $3,695.00
Editors Retreat Full Access + Warm Ups $4,195.00
Eligibility: Minimum of 5 years extensive post-production experience
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This exclusive retreat is for top post-production video editors, making it an excellent opportunity learn and network. They even offer a Goodie Bag to all attendees worth thousands of dollars. You will find video editors from all backgrounds including corporate, government, and film.

This event features some of the most well-known speakers and editing trainers in the post-production industry.

David Moritz, editor of Jerry Maguire and Rushmore
Arthur Schmidt, editor of Forest Gump and Who Framed Roger Rabit
Zack Arnold, editor of Burn Notice and Empire
and many more...

Introduction to Final Cut Pro X

San Rafael, California
2/10/2015, 2/17/2015, 2/25/2015
Price: $105.00 for three sessions
Eligibility: Membership and Certification in FCP 7 or X
More information can be found here

Introduction to Final Cut Pro X is taught by instructor Kriss and will be covering a range of FCP topics including transitions, titles, and effects. It's a three-part session and packed with a lot of great information.

Pan African Film and Arts Festival

Los Angeles, California

2/12/2015 — 2/22/2015
Price: General Admission $12.50
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The Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF) is a unique event and a non-profit organization that helps tear down racial stereotypes while reinforcing positive perception. The festival is built on the notion that expression through film and art can lead to a healthier understanding and perspective between cultures, races, and lifestyles.

5-day Digital Filmmaking Intensive Workshop

Solar Film/Video Productions
New York City
2/14/2015 — 2/18/2015
Price: $1050
More information can be found here

This is a 5-day intensive workshop that takes students through the entire filmmaking process including pre-production, production, and post-production. The curriculum covers script writing, editing, sound mixing, directing, producing, sound mixing and lighting.

Film Independent Spirit Awards 

Los Angeles, California
Price: $20,000 - $50,000
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This event has a thirty-year legacy and is known as the first event to honor independent film exclusively. The event attracts some of the most well-known people in filmmaking. The awards presented include Best Feature, Best Editing, Best First Feature, Best Feature Made for Under $500k, and many others.

Cinequest Film Festival

San Jose, California
02/24/2015 — 03/08/2015
Price: $155 - $500
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Cinequest Film Festival (CQFF) attracts renowned and emerging artists, innovative technologies , as well as over 100,00 people. It holds the title of best digital festival and was ranked as a top 10 film festival by the Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide. The festival is a 13-day event, has 200 international films, 700+ global artists, and innovators.

DC Independent Film Festival

DC, Washington
02/25/2015 — 03/01/2015
Price: Tickets on Sale January 31, 2015
More information can be found here

The DC Film Festival (DCIFF) is the oldest film festival in Washington that features a variety of cutting edge video, shorts, and documentaries on almost any budget and topic. The event also holds a number of film-related seminars and workshops. Some of the films featured at this festival have made their way to Sundance and the Academy Awards.


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Adam Dolan

San Diego, CA

As an avid fan of all things technology, marketing and film, Adam serves as the marketing manager for NewBlueFX. He prides himself on his ability to discover the latest gear, tech and...