The "Sky Takes a Bite Out of Crime"
PREMIERE and PARTY was a BLAST!
Missed it? Click the picture below to watch the movie!


AAL Young Filmmaker Series
Spring 2018 Workshop/Class

Theatre workshops are fantastic for kids,
but FILM is the future -- and our past participants are AWARD-WINNERS!


This year's Young Filmmaker Series short,
Sky Takes a Bite Out of Crime,
was named a FEATURED SELECTION in the
2017 San Diego International Kids' Film Festival!

Art Animates Life Films is a multiple award-winning independent studio. Works created by current and past members include Hooked (San Diego Children's Film Festival), Boy on the Moon (iVIE first place, Fallbrook Film Festival featured selection), Sins of the Father (iVIE first place, VCTV Film of the Year), Mystery High (iVIE, VCTV Storyteller of the Year, Fallbrook Film Festival featured selection), and the stage-to-movie production Auditioning Truths and Lies.

Send us an email to audition for a role in our spring 2018 workshop/class and FILM!


The Sony NEX-FS100U camera with 18-200mm servo zoom
lens is a serious cinemagraphic tool that makes superb-quality films

Highlights:
Work with other actors in an ensemble to create a short film in a friendly,
nurturing environment mentored by adult professionals
Learn how to act in front of a camera: conveying emotions, working with camera angles, choreographing action shots, prepping a part, and how to take direction
Learn the terminology involved in film making
Learn how to set up a shot using par lights and softboxes, microphone
placement, working with shadows, and more
EVERY actor will have a speaking part in the short film!
Framed Certificate of Completion
A gala PREMIER with a first showing of the completed film and lots of fun outtakes!
Best of all, when the workshop is over, you'll have a GREAT short film you can
share with friends and family -- and even use to get acting jobs!

The Young Filmmaker Series is perfect for kids (and their parents) seriously
considering persuing a career in filmmaking and/or commercial work.

Tuition covers six three-hour shoots/workshops (a couple more, if required)

(NOTE: Principal shooting locations will be in the Escondido/Valley Center area. A family
member will need to drop off actors and pick them up after each shoot.)

Shooting begins spring 2018
Call (760) 933-9174 to learn more.



Comments from past partners:

"A fantastically talented group of professionals who really care about the community!
We love Art Animates Life!"
-ELENA LAI ETCHEVERRY, FOUNDER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CHARITY WINGS

"Real pros. They work hard to make their productions something special."
-KRIS MCCARRICK, FORMER PRESIDENT VCCT

"Everyone loves working in Art Animates Life shows. They manage to strike
the balance between being fun and completely professional."
-GWYN EVERT, PRODUCER, PATIO PLAYHOUSE

"Their productions are always excellent. Audiences love them!"
-BILL KVITLI, 2009 SAN DIEGO COUNTY TEACHER OF THE YEAR

"A fun, reliable, and utterly competent group of individuals."
-SHERRIE COLBOURNE, PAST PRESIDENT, POWPAC

"Thanks so much for all your hard work... You are most creative!"
-JAN BOURGEOIS, PAST BOARD MEMBER, ESCONDIDO ARTS PARTNERSHIP

"We are very pleased and honored to have been able to work with such a dedicated,
compassionate group of professionals. We had to pinch ourselves that we weren't dreaming!"
-KAREN WILLIAMS, PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR, PARK AVE. CENTER

"An utterly reliable group to work with. If they say they're going to do something, count on it!"
-MARK WEIBLEMAN

"Our foundation has been honored to have provided grants to help
produce this excellent organization's productions."
-KELLY CREWS, FOUNDER, H.O.M.E. FOUNDATION


More info about Art Animates Life HERE
Send us an email HERE
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