New Orleans Community Events

  • NO: Breaking Down a Script 101 – 1/14/18

    Sunday 1/14/18 from 10am-3pm at NOVAC (532 Louisa St, NOLA 70117) $50/NOVAC members, $75 for nonmembers REGISTER HERE This workshop hosted by NOVAC and taught by visiting filmmaker Camille Brown, covers the breaking down of a script for low budget/non-union crew projects. Participants may bring in......

  • AMIA Community Archiving Workshop New Orleans

    2017 Community AV Archiving Fair, New Orleans Community AV Archiving Fair! New Orleans, LA Wednesday, November 29, 2017 LEARN MORE AND REGISTER HERE The annual meeting of the Association of Moving Image Archivists (www.amiaconference.com) will be taking place in New Orleans November 29-December 2 and,......

  • NOVAC <3 NOFF17

    Once again, we are thrilled to partner with our friends at the New Orleans Film Society, as they present the 28th Annual New Orleans Film Festival.  We are excited this year to be at the festival in new ways – this year, not only as......

  • Young Creatives Freelance Workshop

    October 21 & 22 from 1pm – 5pm @NOVAC Are you a young creative with the portfolio, skill, and drive to be a top freelance artist, but don’t know where to start? Don’t worry, we got you. NOVAC is partnering with the YEP Design Works to offer......

  • New Orleans Tricentennial Story Incubator

    As the Crescent City prepares for its 300th Anniversary celebration, four film and artist support organizations join forces to celebrate and share our rich history and culture by cultivating and funding five short films that focus on New Orleans. The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Economy/Film......

  • Sync Up Cinema 2017

    It’s festival time y’all, and NOVAC is pleased once again to partner with the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation to bring you Sync Up Cinema – three days of free films, panels and fun at the Jazz and Heritage Center! Kicking off with the......

  • Music Video Production Launch @ Retroperspective

    Join us on February 4th at 12pm at the George and Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center (1225 N Rampart St. New Orleans) for the official launch of the 2017 Music Video Production Project. This will be a one-hour info session, free and open to......

  • Perceptive Practices: the Observational Documentary Film

    July 22 & 23 Adam Sekuler is a filmmaker and curator whose films strike a delicate balance between stylization and naturalism, anchored within an observational world while creating a poetic and lyrical form of visual storytelling. His work screened at International Film Festival Rotterdam, Locarno......

  • Sync Up Cinema 2016

    Louisiana’s film industry conference during Jazz Fest! FREE & open to the public Schedule:   THURSDAY APRIL 21, 8-10PM: BYO Bring Your Own is a nomadic storytelling series that takes place in unconventional spaces within the community. Each month, eight storytellers have seven minutes to......

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    RETROPERSPECTIVE: 2016 Jazz & Heritage Documentary Film Festival

    Showcasing the best in documentaries by and about southern Louisiana, with classic feature-length films paired with upcoming works-in-progress by current New Orleans filmmakers.   The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation presents its first annual retrospective of documentary films, Feb. 19-21 at the George and......