The Denver Film Society's Filmmaker Focus offers a robust series of programs to support filmmaking in Colorado. Filmmaker Forum is in partnership with Colorado Film and Video Association, Colorado Office of Film Television Media, and Bonfils-Stanton Foundation.
>Filmmaker Focus in 2015<
Workshops & Panels
Join experienced industry professionals for a half day intensive course.
Westerns: The Golden Years: Designing the Modern Western
August 15, 2015 | Purchase Here
How it Works: An Inside Look at TV's One-Hour Drama
August 22, 2015 | Purchase Here
Fiscal Sponsorship with the Denver Film Society
Fiscal Sponsorship is a fundraising tool that serves as an alternative to a filmmaker establishing her own 501 (c)(3) nonprofit corporation to receive grants and donations. It allows a filmmaker’s non-commercial project to apply for funding from organizations requiring that the recipient have nonprofit status. In order to be eligible for fiscal sponsorship, you must be a current member of the Denver Film Society
Rough Cut Screenings in partnership with the CFVA
Need an audience for feedback on the progress of the film? If you are CFVA member or DFS industry member, screen your film at the Sie FilmCenter for a discounted rate. Fees start at $150 for screenings Monday-Friday from 9 am- 1pm. For more information or to request a screening, please contact Alison Greenberg.
For more information on the CFVA or to join, please visit CFVA
Films and Events in Program...
Learn how the writing staff of a television show works together to create some of today’s best entertainment. From script language to the writers’ room to the production schedule, you’ll be taken through the process with a seasoned TV writer. (Lunch Included)... more
Sean J.S. Jourdan
Proceeds from this screening will benefit the Rocky Mountain chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Click here for more info.
Synopsis: A disarming stranger adopts the appearance of his hosts’ deceased son before sailing ... more