LET'S MEET: Gather & Connect
Aug
30
6:30 PM18:30

LET'S MEET: Gather & Connect

If you’re curious about who we are, what we do, and how you can enroll in programs at our nonprofit, this quarterly meet-up is a chance to meet staff, faculty, and fellow students & members! Featuring complimentary drinks & bites, guest speakers, a portrait booth, and a special digital installation of our amazing students’ work.

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You Are Me & I Am You (Documentary Screening)
Aug
18
7:00 PM19:00

You Are Me & I Am You (Documentary Screening)

FREE SPECIAL EVENT: Documentary Discussion & New Trailer release party for the feature length documentary film "You are Me & I am You" (currently in production) about indigenous partera (midwife) and yachak (shaman) Carmen Cumba (also known as "Mama Carmen") in Cotacachi, Ecuador who, despite many hardships and obstacles, is working to improve people’s lives and influence western medicine through her practice of pakarina and the use of medicinal plants to heal people.

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Loud & Clear Youth Film Fest 2019
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Loud & Clear Youth Film Fest 2019

With our community partner Alamo Drafthouse, Austin School of Film will host an afternoon of work created by youth campers in our 2019 Summer Film & Creative Media camps. The screening will include a special Q&A with the campers, where attendees can ask the students directly about their media projects, experiences, and films.

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DivaDance Austin Showgirls Recital
Jun
29
8:00 PM20:00

DivaDance Austin Showgirls Recital

Come support the DivaDance Showgirls Performance Squad in their Spring Recital! Their Winter & Spring squads show off what they have been working on since January - amazing routines of various styles from hop to lyrical/contemporary to stilettos and more. It's your chance to CHEER ON your favorite dancer and watch them SLAYYYYY live and in person! We will also have screenings of several of their video shoot performances from the Spring/Winter seasons!

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Matched Imperfect -- Premiere
Jun
28
7:00 PM19:00

Matched Imperfect -- Premiere

Charlene is caught up in a past relationship with inability to cope with her emotional attachment to Chris. Three visitors arrive revealing different perspectives to her current dilemma to influence her next action.

A Short Film directed by J.D. Denham; starring Sheilava, Alex Gabelli, Madeleine Robb, Juliet Robb, and Marissa Nicole.

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Southwest Synth Fest
Jun
15
11:00 AM11:00

Southwest Synth Fest

Southwest Synth Fest is a brand new annual synthesizer event happening on June 15th, 2019, focusing on creating community and education among synthesizer manufacturers, enthusiasts, and artists. In 2019, Southwest Synth Fest will feature a full day of activities and performances - with a goal of growing to meet the demands of the regional and global enthusiasm for synthesizers and synth based art and performances. Daytime activities include a synth kit building workshop, talks by synth experts, and a gear expo where manufacturers and attendees can showcase systems, learn about new technology, and connect with other members of the synthesizer community.

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Exploded Drawing XLVI w/ Mophono Ghost McGrady Jackie Venson
May
24
9:00 PM21:00

Exploded Drawing XLVI w/ Mophono Ghost McGrady Jackie Venson

Exploded Drawing is an organization based in Austin whose aim is to elevate the electronic music community in Texas by encouraging creativity and stimulating conversation. At every official session we host 6 performances from a diverse array of creative electronic producers and beat makers playing sets of all original material. Always $5. JOIN US

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Happy Hour: LET'S MEET
May
3
6:00 PM18:00

Happy Hour: LET'S MEET

With a full time staff, 25+ artist interns, 100 teachers, 300+ members, and thousands of people attending our non-profit’s events, classes, and workshops each year… LET'S CELEBRATE!! RSVP here to join us for a fun evening with your local creative community, cold drinks, tasty bites, tunes, and a raffle!

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TRANSFORM FILM FEST >>> SCREENING & AWARDS <<<
Apr
6
7:00 PM19:00

TRANSFORM FILM FEST >>> SCREENING & AWARDS <<<

LET’S. DO. THIS 〰️ We’ll kick off the night with a special keynote by a very special #Texan woman filmmaker, Chelsea Hernandez. We’ll be hearing from our 2019 JUDGES and screening 20 short films made by Texan women. Cappin’ off the night with awarding Best Narrative, Best Documentary, Best Animation, Best Experimental, and Fan Favorite of the 2019 fest.

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PARTY FOR A CAUSE
Feb
28
9:00 PM21:00

PARTY FOR A CAUSE

Join us for a night of music, drinks, bites, and our biggest raffle yet: multiple chances to win classes, memberships, and exclusive prizes!

Our first (ever) annual PARTY. FOR. A. CAUSE. will host on February 28, 2019 at Motion Media Arts Center from 9pm - 12am as part of #AmplifyAustin.

All proceeds generated will go towards Motion Media Arts Center and sustaining our programs: Austin School of Film and Austin Cinemaker Space.

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Groundwork: Artists Taking Risks
Jan
27
7:30 PM19:30

Groundwork: Artists Taking Risks

A space for diverse artists to experiment, take chances in a safe space, and support each other. Come join our community of diverse artists in this bimonthly works-in-progress event. Contact us to sign up for a slot for you or your group; artists of color are especially welcome!

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