These Interactive workshops are designed to guide and connect Latinx Content Creators by providing first hand insight from industry professionals. Come join the conversation at any of our upcoming workshops.
The Latino Lens Workshop Series: Industry Fundamentals is a series of weekly webinars to prepare current and aspiring industry professionals in developing the fundamentals of the business of media and entertainment through engaging lessons, connecting with industry professionals in various aspects of the agencies, management companies, and building a network of diverse executives.
How To Pitch Episodic TV
Got an upcoming meeting for your TV project? Learn the process for laying out an episodic pitch. From the initial meeting prep, to the show’s visual presentation and even the follow-up, all to prepare you and your series. Bring your notepad, you’ll want to write how different this is from pitching features!
How to Pitch: Feature Films
Equivalent to a trailer for a film, an intriguing pitch gains the interest, support and investments necessary for developing projects. Learn the tricks of the trade from executives as they discuss how to prepare your ideas and confidently pitch your features into fruition.
Masterclass with Veronica Falcón
As part of our Latino Lens Workshop Series, we are proud to present a Masterclass with the talented Veronica Falcon. She's considered one of Mexico's and U.S.'s best & most versatile international actors, as well as an outstanding choreographer. This workshop will engage creators and performers alike, offering guidance on how to hone your craft in the entertainment industry and thrive as a creative.
As Seen on TV with Nick Duarte
NALIP is proud to present the next installment of our Latino Lens Workshop Series: As Seen on TV with Nick Duarte! Nick is an Emmy-award winning commercial, film, and series writer/director, as well as founder of Crown Chimp Productions. Join us as Nick gives insight into what it took to direct commercials for major brands like Nike, Adidas, BMW, the NFL, the NBA, and Charles Schwab. In this workshop, Nick will share what a career in commercial directing can offer filmmakers, how to construct an effective commercial concept, and converse with guest speakers in different arenas of the field to provide attendees with the knowledge they need to succeed.
STATE YOUR BIZ WITH MARCOS CLINE
Get a behind the scenes look at operating an LLC and what it takes to financially position yourself for success in the entertainment market. Marcos will bring in experts from various fields of production to reveal the inner workings of setting yourself up for a successful career in entertainment.NALIP presents the next Latino Lens Workshop State Your Biz with Marcos Cline. Marcos is the founder of Altered.LA which focuses on developing content across multiple mediums of entertainment. In this workshop, Marcos will help filmmakers see themselves as a business and cover the technical aspects of storytelling that are often neglected in rising creators.
LAST LOOKS: A PRODUCTION DESIGN WORKSHOP WITH NINO ALICEA
NALIP's Latino Lens Workshop Series presents "Last Looks with Nino Alicea." This workshop focuses on finding the synergies between Art Department and storytelling. Nino has been the creative force behind the NALIP Media Summit, bringing his Latinx touch to the Hollywood & Highland and assisting with NALIP’s Latino Lens Incubator filmmakers bring their worlds to life.
BUILDING THE PERFECT FRAME WITH JOEL NOVOA
NALIP's Latino Lens Workshop Series presents "Building the Perfect Frame with Joel Novoa." To capture a perfect moment on film, there must be an extraordinary synergy between director, camera and subject. Director Joel Novoa (CW’s Arrow and God’s Slave) will dive into the process communicating one’s creative vision amongst collaborators.