#DirectedbyWomen Worldwide Film Viewing Party | September 1 – 30, 2017
Film Viewing Parties & Other Celebrations
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Visiting Film Artist Series – Amy Heckerling
September 9, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - September 10, 2016 @ 3:30 pm UTC-4
“Her films—including major, generation-defining teenage hits Fast Times at Ridgemont High and Clueless, and slapstick riots like Johnny Dangerously and Look Who’s Talking—are uncommonly intelligent mainstream comedies that are endlessly rewatchable.” – Metrograph, New York City
We are pleased to help support the WMFVA – West Michigan Film Video Alliance and the Visiting Film Artist Series.
Event schedule at a glance:
Friday, Sept. 9
WMFVA Members $10; non-members $15
7-9pm Film screening Clueless and Q&A with Amy Heckerling
9-10pm Reception and meet and greet with Amy Heckerling
Saturday, Sept. 10
WMFVA Members $75; non-members $85
11:30am Registrant sign in opens
12-1pm Luncheon with Amy Heckerling
1-3pm Workshop with Amy Heckerling “A Filmmaker’s Perspective: Battle Scars and Victory Laps”
3-3:30pm Wrap-up social with refreshments
Space is limited. Register soon! Visit http://www.wmfva.org for details.
Amy Heckerling, award-winning writer and director, is scheduled to lead the West Michigan Film Video Alliance’s 2016 Visiting Film Artist Series (VFAS) on September 9 & 10. Heckerling’s talent and contribution to the film industry has been recognized with a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Screenplay, Writer’s Guild of America Best Screenplay Written Directly for Screen, Women in Film Crystal Awards, and the American Film Institute Franklin J. Schaffner Award.
Celebration! Cinema North and IMAX is the VFAS venue partner for the event, ensuring a state-of-the-art film viewing experience for the Friday evening screening, with the workshop and luncheon held in the versatile and spacious Wave Room on Saturday afternoon.
Join us in support the creative community of West Michigan!