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Program #1 – InFocus: Female Cinema

4:00 PM – Pre-Reception | 4:30 PM – Program

Program #2 – InFocus: Female Cinema

6:15 PM – Pre-Reception | 6:45 PM – Program

Program #3 – Feature Program: Romance Analyst

8:15 PM – Pre-Reception | 8:45 PM – Program



In a hidden safehouse in Ghana, social workers help two boys recover from a childhood enslaved to fishermen. But the story takes an unexpected turn when the rescuers embark on another mission and ask the children for help. Tune in or stream The Rescue List, premiering Monday, March 23, at 10 PM (check local listings) on PBS


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Register for the 2020 Easterseals Disability Film Challenge

The Easterseals Disability Film Challenge is a weekend-long filmmaking contest where filmmakers--with and without disabilities--create films that change the way the world defines and views disability.

Prizes include industry mentorships, production grants, Dell computers, film festival screening opportunities and more!

View winning films and register at disabilityfilmchallenge.com!

Backstage - Casting for Free

Backstage is offering its casting tools to NFMLA filmmakers for free. Find quality actors for your films and script readings. Create your free account at http://offers.backstage.com/NFMLA. Then create your casting call and enter the code NFMLACAST on the pop-up checkout window to post for free and access Backstage's latest tools for managing submissions, corresponding with talent, collaborating with your colleagues, and more.


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NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) is a non-profit organization designed to showcase innovative works by emerging filmmakers from around the world, providing the Los Angeles community of entertainment professionals and film goers with a constant surge of monthly screening events. NFMLA provides a forum where filmmakers can be recognized for their contributions, have open audience discussions about their projects and connect with industry professionals for insight on distribution, production, acquisition and representation.

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