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48 Hour Film Project kicks-off at Burien’s Zoo Break Stage this Friday

48 Hour Film Project kicks-off at Burien’s Zoo Break Stage this Friday

The 48 Hour Film Project comes back to Seattle for a 14th year this Friday, July 13, with a kick-off event being held at Burien’s Zoo Break Stage. The kickoff event will be held at Zoo Break Stage... [Read more]

‘Bigfoot Northwest Script Challenge’ will award $6,500 to next great screenwriters

‘Bigfoot Northwest Script Challenge’ will award $6,500 to next great screenwriters

A new creative contest – the Bigfoot Northwest Script Challenge – is ready to award $6,500 and unparalleled Hollywood access to the next great voices in screenwriting. Top film industry professionals... [Read more]

The next ‘Pitch Pit’ Screenwriting Competition will be this Friday, April 13

The next ‘Pitch Pit’ Screenwriting Competition will be this Friday, April 13

The next “Pitch Pit” Screenwriting Competition will be this Friday, April 13, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Create!, located at 216 W. Gowe Street in the Kent Arts District. Here’s how it... [Read more]

First-ever ‘Pitch Pit’ screenwriting competition will be Tues., Feb. 13

First-ever ‘Pitch Pit’ screenwriting competition will be Tues., Feb. 13

From our sister site iLoveKent.net: The first-ever ‘Pitch Pit’ screenwriting competition will FADE IN: on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at Create! in Kent. Here’s how it will work: Watch 6 local... [Read more]

New film/TV/VR production studio opens in old Staples location in Burien

New film/TV/VR production studio opens in old Staples location in Burien

By Scott Schaefer Where once you could buy paper clips and business supplies, now you can create a film, TV, VR or other production. Zoo Break Productions is a new production studio facility at the... [Read more]

‘Dumpster Divas’ films in Olde Burien

‘Dumpster Divas’ films in Olde Burien

Courtesy Writer/Director/Actor Lee Ryan Coston comes this report on the recent filming of ‘Dumpster Divas’ in Burien: When someone thinks of film, they automatically think of Hollywood/Los... [Read more]

REMINDER: 48 Hour Horror Film Project at Film Office Happy Hour Tues.

REMINDER: 48 Hour Horror Film Project at Film Office Happy Hour Tues.

REMINDER: Area resident Kirk Nordenstrom will give a presentation about the 48 Hour Film Horror Project at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour this Tuesday, Sept. 5. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and Kirk... [Read more]

Learn about the 48 Hour Horror Film Project at Film Office Happy Hour Sept. 5

Learn about the 48 Hour Horror Film Project at Film Office Happy Hour Sept. 5

Area resident Kirk Nordenstrom has produced the Seattle 48 Hour Film Project since its inception in 2005, and he’ll be presenting at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour on Tuesday, Sept. 5, to showcase... [Read more]

REMINDER: Learn about marketing & more at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Learn about marketing & more at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

Photo by Lauren Max. REMINDER: Brad Wilke will lead an interactive digital workshop on marketing, audience engagement, and personal branding to help filmmakers at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour this... [Read more]

Watch local Student Films at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tues., June 6

Watch local Student Films at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tues., June 6

The City of Burien will be the main guest as they present the winners of their recent Stormwater Film Contest at the Film Office Happy Hour on Tuesday, June 6. This free and open all-ages event will run... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Film Festival focus of Tuesday night Film Office Happy Hour

REMINDER: Burien Film Festival focus of Tuesday night Film Office Happy Hour

REMINDER: The 2017 Burien Film Festival will be the focus of the next Film Office Happy Hour, set for this Tuesday, March 7 at 6 p.m. at the Tin Theater. This is an open, all-ages, FREE event, and all... [Read more]

‘Legends of the Road’ baseball doc maker at Nov. 1 Film Office Happy Hour

‘Legends of the Road’ baseball doc maker at Nov. 1 Film Office Happy Hour

Local Filmmaker Gary Thomsen will be the featured guest at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held on Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Tin Theater. Thomsen has been a full-service producer... [Read more]

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education Tues., Oct. 4

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education Tues., Oct. 4

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education, and will be held on Tuesday night, Oct. 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. Speakers will include: Edward Etherington, Broadcast Communications Instructor... [Read more]

REMINDER: Innovative film ‘M.O.P.Z’ at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday, Sept. 6

REMINDER: Innovative film ‘M.O.P.Z’ at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday, Sept. 6

REMINDER: The hilarious and innovative comedy short “M.O.P.Z.” – filmed mostly at Burien’s Sunnydale Elementary School – will be featured at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Acting workshop, 48-hour contest at Film Office Happy Hour Tues.

REMINDER: Acting workshop, 48-hour contest at Film Office Happy Hour Tues.

REMINDER: The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour – to be held this coming Tuesday, June 7 at the Tin Room Bar & Theater – will feature presentations on a local film acting workshop, as well as... [Read more]

REMINDER: Washington Filmworks at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Washington Filmworks at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour is this TUESDAY night, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Room Bar & Theater, and will include a special presentation by Washington Filmworks Executive... [Read more]

UPDATE: Burien Film Festival news; plus, check out the new neighborhood crests

UPDATE: Burien Film Festival news; plus, check out the new neighborhood crests

The 2016 Burien Film Festival has already received 13 filmmaker entrants for this year’s event, which will take place during the Burien UFO Festival on Friday, April 1. Organizers will be on hand... [Read more]

2nd Burien Film Office ‘Happy Hour’ will be Tuesday night at Tin Theater

2nd Burien Film Office ‘Happy Hour’ will be Tuesday night at Tin Theater

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will be next Tuesday (March 1), from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Theater in Olde Burien. This is an open, free and all-ages event, and all filmmakers, film buffs,... [Read more]

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will be Tuesday, March 1 at Tin Theater

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will be Tuesday, March 1 at Tin Theater

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will be Tuesday, March 1, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Theater in Olde Burien. This month’s guest speaker will be Courtney Sheehan, Artistic Director of... [Read more]