Posts tagged: community

First ‘Lights Camera Action!’ workshop attracts 6 students – signup for June sessions!

Wyoming Community Media and Laramie County Community College presented the first Lights, Camera, Action! workshop on May 14th. The Cheyenne International Film Festival edition taught by Hollywood screenwriter Rachel Powell with camera and lighting taught by Boulder based video editor and filmmaker Michael Conti and a website seminar by Jeff Fruhwirth was very successful. Watch […]

CIFF doc discusses importance of indie film and community development

The Cheyenne International Film Festival seeks to create strong linkages with the community that also gives independent filmmakers a place to screen their works of art. Three CIFF filmmakers: MaryLee Herrmann (The Necklace): Ken Wajda (Morning Honey) and Patrick Mallek (Under the Bed) discuss the importance of independent film as an artform. Local community development […]

So you want to be in pictures: Movie–Motivated Economic Development and Filmmaking 101

The Cheyenne International Film Festival is offering a one-day pre-film festival workshop geared toward the business person wanting to know more about video production or how digital video, television and film can benefit a community like Cheyenne. Wyoming Film Office Manager Michell Howard and Outreach Specialist Colin Stricklin will be on a panel about the […]