WELCOME ZOOPPA TO THE SFS FAMILY

Zooppa is the global social network for creative talent. We are the world’s leading source of user-generated advertising, committed to the vision of real people and innovative brands working together. Zooppa was founded in 2007 near Venice, Italy. Following a successful start in Italy, Zooppa launched in the U.S. in December 2008. From its global […]

SEATTLE FILM INDUSTRY UPDATE

Seattle Film Summit – Saturday October 3rd 3:30pm – 4:30pm – NWFF As we all know SB 6027 (the bill to increase funding for the Motion Picture Competitiveness Program) was not included in the final senate budget.  So what’s next? There is no doubt that the film industry community has raised awareness in Olympia and beyond. But is there a new […]

DIGIPEN PARTNERS WITH SEATTLE FILM SUMMIT

Vision To continue our growth as a world-leader in higher education and research in the areas of digital media, simulation, and interactive computer technologies. Institutional Mission To provide an exemplary education and to further research in digital media, simulation, and interactive computer technologies by teaching the academic fundamentals and applied theory necessary for our students […]

SFS 2014 PANELIST ANNOUNCEMENT: Benjamin Ellinger

Multi-platform Storytelling – Monday Sept 29th – 6:30pm Filmmakers are now telling stories using multiple forms of media–sometimes simultaneously. Find out more about the interactive projects local artists are working on, in film, journalism, and more. Vice President of Software Production; Program Director (Game Design Programs); Principal Lecturer, Game Software Design and Production Benjamin Ellinger […]

SEATTLE 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT PARTNERS WITH SEATTLE FILM SUMMIT

Who We Are The 48 Hour Film Project is a wild and sleepless weekend in which you and your team have a blast making a movie. All writing, shooting, editing and scoring must be completed in just 48 hours. On Friday night, you are assigned a character, a prop, a line of dialogue and a […]

PUREHOME PARTNERS WITH SEATTLE FILM SUMMIT

purehome began as a way to help people choose the right paint colors for their homes. Colors that not only look amazing on their walls, but colors they can design around with confidence and ease. We quickly realized that color was just the beginning. It’s the first step to creating a home, but definitely not […]

SFS 2014 PANELIST ANNOUNCEMENT: Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles

WA Film PAC, State Legislation, Advocacy – Saturday Sept 27th – 3:30pm www.wafilmpac.org Hear about ongoing endeavors to influence legislation that supports film production and industry in Washington state from the people spearheading advocacy efforts. Share your own ideas for how policy can foster film production in the Seattle area and beyond. Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, […]

SFS 2014 PANELIST ANNOUNCEMENT: Dan Pepper

Sharks vs. Jets – Saturday Sept 27th – 12:30pm Seattle’s booming tech industry and vibrant design scene offer unique opportunities for filmmakers. If the future of the web is the moving image, Seattle is where that future is being built and designed. Learn and discuss where film fits into the picture. Dan Pepper’s 25-year career […]

SFS 2014 PANELIST ANNOUNCEMENT: Mark Long

Get in the Game: From actors to screenwriters to makeup artists to composers – Monday Sept 29th – 8:00pm Film professionals are finding work in Seattle’s ever-expanding gaming industry. As games become more cinematic and media-making becomes more interactive, hybrid projects are emerging. Mark Long Game designer, film producer, New York Times bestselling author and […]

SFS 2014 MODERATOR ANNOUNCEMENT: Michael Seiwerath

WA Film PAC, State Legislation, Advocacy – Saturday Sept 27th – 3:30pm www.wafilmpac.org Hear about ongoing endeavors to influence legislation that supports film production and industry in Washington state from the people spearheading advocacy efforts. Share your own ideas for how policy can foster film production in the Seattle area and beyond. Michael Seiwerath has […]