African-American Women in Cinema (AAWIC) along with the Showbiz Cafe presented another great networking event for film industry novices and veterans.
The event was held on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 6:30 pm at the Showbiz Cafe which is located at 19 West 21st Street, between 5th and 6th Avenue in New York City. The most recent panel included at chat with Saffyre Entertainment Producer, Lynne Forde.
Ms. Forde currently produces both film and television projects. Saffyre Entertainment’s debut project “Lies of Blue
” is based on the debut novel from Lynne Forde. She is also the producer and co-writer for the documentary “Grinding” up close and personal interviews with music legends. In addition, Ms. Forde have recently completed the web series, “Gray Area” and was accepted to the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France.
During the panel, she provided and wealth of knowledge for all who attended. She also discussed subjects such as:
*The independent filmmaking process
*Independent film marketing
*Independent filmmaking on a shoe string budget
The cost for these events only $10.00 which (Includes one cup of coffee or tea)
Attendees also have the opportunity to join AAWIC. This is event is one of many of a series which AAWIC will be holding. Foe more information on the next event, visit, the AAWIC website at:www.aawic.org.