New Orleans Community Events

  • 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......

  • Music Supervision for Filmmakers

     11/11 & 11/12  from 10AM – 4pm @NOVAC $100 for NOVAC members + $150 for New Members Purchase tickets here!  Can I use this song in my film? Is there any way for me to afford the rights to this Beatles song? How do I......

  • 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......

  • De-Mystifying Distribution

    Sept. 30 – Oct. 1 The Northwest Film Forum (NWFF), a sister media arts center in Seattle, provides an array of technical and financial support to regional filmmakers, including the Start-to-Finish program. Since 1998, it has also been a film distributor, using its institutional muscle......

  • Editing 101 with Brent Joseph

    September 9 – 10 Editing 101 will be a two-day workshop where participants will learn how to use Adobe’s Premiere Pro software to edit narrative & documentary films. The class time with be divided into four parts. Brief introduction to editing theory and style. Overview of editing......

  • FROM ZERO TO FILM W/ TUCKERGURL

    Producer pathways to getting your idea off the ground Saturday August 26 from 12pm – 3pm @NOVAC   Tickets are $50 for NOVAC Members + $100 for New Members   Angela Tucker has produced and directed in nearly every format including – documentary short, documentary......

  • PA Bootcamp 8/12 & 8/13

    August 12 & 13, 2017 from 9am to 5pm Operation Spark (748 Camp St. in downtown New Orleans)   Learn the basics of being a production assistant in the film industry! Our PA Boot Camp program is a 2-day intensive of in-depth production assistant training......

  • 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......

  • Louisiana Film Prize Social

    Join NOVAC and the Louisiana Film Prize team on March 30th from 6-8PM at Black Penny (700 N. Rampart) and learn how YOU can become THE PRIZE! This is the world’s most generous short film competiton ($50,000!!!) so don’t miss out on your chance to......