MNN hosts special in-person and online networking and educational lectures for independent media makers. These events are open to creative media professionals located in New York City and beyond.

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Crafting a Short Film with Kath Tolentino

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

On March 31st, writer and filmmaker Kath Tolentino will join MNN to discuss making the most of your "canvas" and the process to crafting a short film. She will discuss the many elements that contribute to a viewers' understanding of a character's journey, from production design to cinematography. Kath is a filmmaker, producer and writer from the San Francisco Bay Area. She is founder and EP at the film production company BorderWoman Pictures. Her short film Parachute was an Official Selection of Palm Springs Shortfest, Cinequest Film Festival, New Filmmakers LA and the Hamptons International Film Festival, among other

In-person Event Info

Online Event Info

  • Online events require the use of a computer (preferred), tablet or mobile device. Chrome browser recommended.
  • Online events require an internet connection speed of 2Mbs or more. We strongly recommend you conduct a system check BEFORE registering.
  • IMPORTANT: This online workshop utilizes the BigMarker platform. For the best experience, download the BigMarker app for iOS or Android.

Upcoming Sessions

Dates Location Language
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm Online English Register Now

Past Pro Lectures

Missed one of our past Pro lectures? Don't fret, we have clips featuring lectures from media professionals, educators, and filmmakers. Watch the videos below and click HERE to subscribe to our YouTube page. 

Note: All Writer's Room events are available on-demand.