Cinematic Arts Zaki Gordon Center
Premiere Event September 3-5

Join us for:

  • Screenings of NEVER-before-seen films from The Erwin Brothers and our very own Liberty Motion Pictures!
  • Renowned guests from the film industry
  • Panel discussions about Christian and mainstream filmmaking
  • Breakout sessions and workshops

All events are free of charge and open to the public!


Film Screenings

Thursday, Sep. 3

Friday, Sep. 4

 

 

6:30 p.m.
Altar Egos - Spirit Fruit Productions 
Cinemark Movies 10
(Q&A with Director Sean Morgan after screening)

8:30 p.m.
77 Chances - Echolight Studios
Cinemark Movies 10 
(Q&A with Director Tracy Trost after screening)

6:00 p.m.
Woodlawn - Erwin Brothers Entertainment
Cinemark Movies 10
(Q&A with Producer Kevin Downes after screening)

9:30 p.m.
War Room - Sony Affirm/Tristar Pictures
Regal Cinemas River Ridge 14 
(Q&A with Producer Steven Kendrick after screening)


Filmmaker Panels

Saturday, Sep. 5
Panels will be held in the Tolsma Indoor Track Center, Liberty University Marie F. Green Hall.

Welcome

  • 9:30-10 a.m. - Intro/Prayer
  • 10:00-11:15 a.m. - Panel Discussion #1
  • 11:15-11:30 a.m. - Break
  • 11:30-12:45 p.m. - Panel Discussion #2
  • 12:45-1:30 p.m. - Lunch
  • 1:30-2:45 p.m. - Breakout Session #1
  • 3:00-4:15 p.m. - Breakout Session #2

Filmmaker Panel Discussions

10:00 - 11:15 a.m.
Panel Discussion #1
11:30 - 12:45 p.m.
Panel Discussion #2

   

  

Dan Gordon
Screenwriter and Director
Bill Reeves
Founder/President, The WTA Group
Stephen Kendrick
Producer/Writer, Facing the Giants, Fireproof, Courageous and War Room
Kevin Downes
Actor/Producer, Courageous, Mom's Night Out, Woodlawn
Justin Tolley
Producer, Courageous, Woodlawn; Production Coordinator, LOST
Chris Bueno
Producer, Not Today
   

 


Breakout Sessions

Saturday, Sep. 5
Sessions will be in Green Hall classrooms 1945, 1970, and 1946.

Breakout Session #1
1:30-2:45 p.m.

Breakout Session #2
3:00-4:15 p.m.

Bill Reeves - "Making Marketable Movies that Make Money" (GH 1945) Dan Gordon - "The Journey of the Hero: The Arc of King David and How to Pitch It." (GH 1945)
Kevin Downes - "Packaging Movies that Studios Will Fund" (GH 1970) Stephen Kendrick/Justin Tolley - "Crafting Stories for Maximum Impact" (GH 1970)
Chris Bueno - "If Content is King, then Distribution is King Kong" (GH 1946)  

 

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