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IT’S HERE! The 20th Annual San 3 Diego Latino Film Festival Youth Camp and Teen 5 Producers Project March Workshops 7 Be a member of the festival- 8 join the Cine Club Video Production Services Update 11 The new microcinema at 13 Media Arts


20th Annual SAN DIEGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL MARCH 7-17th AT THE DIGIPLEX MISSION VALLEY


Be a part of history! Buy your 2013 Film or Festival Passes Early. ORDER ONLINE AT WWW.SDLATINOFILM.COM OR CALL 619.230.1938.

$190 FESTIVAL PASS Includes OVER 100 programs, no waiting in lines, VIP seating, 4 workshops, 1 year FREE MEDIA ARTS CENTER SAN DIEGO Amigo membership, and entrance into all three Festival Galas. Show your Membership Card for special benefits during the festival! The Festival Pass is NON-TRANSFERRABLE – a $1,300 value $95 FILM PASS Includes entrance to 11 films, no waiting in lines and VIP seating. The Festival Pass is NON-TRANSFERABLE – a $115 value $40.00 DOCUMANIA PASS The truth is stranger than fiction! For those lovers of docs, this pass will get you into FIVE feature film documentaries of your choice for only $40.00. The value of this experience is priceless. Act now. A $52 value! $40.00 5-Movie Ticket Pack See any 5 movies for only $40! A $52 value!


SPRING 2013 CAMP DATES: April 1-5 1st-3rd grade 4th-8th grade

April 8-12 3rd-5th grade 6th-8th grade

April 15-19 3rd-5th grade 6th-8th grade

YO U T H M E D I A & TECH CAMP Kids in grades 1st through 8th learn about filmmaking using iMovie, GarageBand, iStopMotion, green screen and more! During a weeklong session, campers collaborate to scriptwrite, storyboard, direct, and produce original short movies. At the end of each week campers show off their work at the family screening and receive a DVD of their movie.

1st-3rd Grade Camp Monday-Friday, April 1-5 NEW!

AM CAMP 8:30am - 12:30 pm PM CAMP 1:00pm - 4:00 pm $140/week

All other grades: Monday-Friday

8:30 - 3:00 pm CAMP HOURS 3:00 - 5:00 pm EXTENDED HOURS $195/wk

SIGN UP ONLINE! www.mediaartscenter.org/mediacamp or call 619.230.1938

2921 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92104 www.mediaartscenter.org www.sdlatinofilm.com


MAR CH WO R KSHO P S

digitalgym.org/register - mediaartscenter.org 2921 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92104

Crossfit 3 Hour Workshop – Intro to Video Production Wednesday Only: March 27th Producing a 30 Second Commercial Tuesdays: March 12th, 19th, 26th - Learn the importance of pre-production - Write your own treatment & script for your shoot - Understand composition, lighting & the importance of b-roll - Review, import & edit your footage for you to use in your reel - Immediate hands on training using Final Cut Pro - Learn basic editing tips & tricks - Add music & titles to your edit - Export & upload your video to youtube - Understand how to light a scene, composition and multi-angles Intro to TV News Production Thursdays: March 14th, 21st, 28th - Understand your deadline and write a script - Learn the basics of videography - Learn how to shoot b-roll & conduct an interview - Review, import & edit your footage - Immediate hands on training using Final Cut Pro - Learn how to stylize your video with color correction & other tricks - Add voice over - Add music & titles to your edit - Export & upload your video to Youtube

SIGN UP NOW: digitalgym.org/register digitalgym.org/register - mediaartscenter.org 2921 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92104


TEEN PRODUCERS PROJECT Since 2001, the Teen Producers Project at the Media Arts Center San Diego has produced films that have screened all over the country and on TV. Each session teaches the art of film and journalism to teens that work together to create original films about community issues and current events.

NEXT SESSION STARTS JUNE 22. Saturdays 10am-2pm $20/Class SIGN UP ONLINE! www.mediaartscenter.org/upcomingtpp or call 619.230.1938

2921 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92104 www.mediaartscenter.org www.sdlatinofilm.com


BOULEVARD N I G H T S march 8th from 6-10pm and film festival afterparty till 11:30pm!

MEDIA ARTS ARTS CENTER CENTER MEDIA THE HOMEBREWER HOMEBREWER THE COFFEE & & TEA TEA COLLECTIVE COLLECTIVE COFFEE

FOOD. MUSIC. BEER. FILM. FUN. with a performance by


MEMBERSHIP MEDIA ARTS CENTER SAN DIEGO’S “Digital Gym” is a multimedia lab and community space for anyone interested in new media and technologies. Digital Gym members enjoy a wide range of benefits, including free workshops and access to production equipment. Join now and take full advantage by choosing a plan that meets your interests and budget!

ALL LEVELS OF MEMBERSHIP INCLUDE: Access to Computers & Multimedia Production Equipment. Discounted Digital Media Workshops. Ticket discounts at MACSD’s various film series.

LEVELS STUDENT -- $25 /year Access to equipment rentals, 25% discount to youth workshops & camps (including Teen Producers Project), 8 hours per month access to computer lab.

BASIC -- $45 /year Access to equipment rentals, 25% discount to all workshops, 8 hours per month access to computer lab.

PREMIUM -- $75 /year Access to equipment rentals, 25% discount to all workshops, 16 hours per month access to computer lab.

UNLIMITED -- $125/year Access to equipment rentals, 25% discount to all workshops, unlimited access to computer lab, VIP invites

FAMILY -- $175/year Access for 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 18 ($25 for each additional child) to 2 free workshops per month for kids or parents, 25% discount to all workshops and camps, first session of our popular one-on-one tech tutoring (by appointment) per family member is free, 8 hours per month access to computer lab for any family member, members only access to rent the space for a birthday party at MACSD. (Please contact us for pricing information and availability).

REGISTER NOW ONLINE at: www.mediaartscenter.org/membership INFO: Julia Richardson – Program Associate – 619.230.1938 x105 – julia@mediaartscenter.org

2921 El Cajon Blvd. San Diego, CA 92104

www.mediaartscenter.org www.sdlatinofilm.com


Brian Myers, our Speak City Heights videographer, covered some cool stories last month. Click the images below to watch to the videos.

New Supermarket offeres Access to African Food Staples

Farmer’s Market Rings in Lunar New Year


Join us for the opening of our new 49seat theater in the heart of North Park. Playing the best in documentary, foreign and independent cinema. March 29 - April 4 features two films: As Luck Would Have It and K-11. Tickets on sale March 10.

CINEMA As Luck Would Have It Runtime: 95 Minutes MPAA Rating: Unrated An out-of-work publicist who suffers an accident looks to sell the exclusive interview rights to the highest bidder in an attempt to provide for his family.

K-11 Runtime: 88 Minutes MPAA Rating: Unrated A record producer comes around after binging on drink and drugs. He finds himself in a section of the Los Angeles County Jail reserved for homosexuals, which is ruled by a transsexual named Mousey.


MACSD presents a brand new 49 seat theatre in North Park.

OPENING MARCH 7

Meet Heather, the new Digital Gym Manager! Heather comes from a cinema management background and co-founded Cinema41 in Austin, a nonprofit indie film series. She has a strong passion for film, media, and nonprofit work. She is working to create a community at the Digital Gym and sees it as an honor and thrilling task. WELCOME HEATHER!


OUR MISSION MEDIA ARTS CENTER SAN DIEGO promotes access to film and video as tools for community self-expression and social change and supports the professional development of media artists.

ph: 619.230.1938 2921 El Cajon Blvd. fax: 619.230.1937 San Diego, CA 92104 julia@mediaartscenter.org education & outreach coordinator


March 2013 Newsletter