Your LAUNCH into the

Hollywood Film Industry Begins Today! 

3- or 4-Days of meaningful, personalized and powerful goal planning

This is in-depth guidance on how to plan and execute a career
in the Los Angeles film industry

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#1 Gift for Film Industry Bound
COLLEGE GRADS

Our Weekend Workshop in Los Angeles is a Perfect Gift for Those Who Have Graduated With a Writing, Acting or Film Related Degree

Gift voucher redeemable through the end of 2022. No COVID-19 lost money nightmares here. There are no limits on rescheduling for any reason!

COMPANIES AND SPEAKERS

Participating companies will vary. The following are just a few prominent organizations on the agenda of the last sessions.

 
    • SAG/AFTRA
    • NBCUNIVERSAL
    • THE DIRECTORS GUILD
    • HOLLYWOOD CENTER STUDIOS
    • TMZ
    • E! ENTERTAINMENT
    • SIX TOP TALENT AGENCIES
    • THE WRITERS GUILD
    • STELLA ADLER- LOS ANGELES
    • CBS STUDIOS

WRITERS     ACTORS   FILMMAKERS

we help you with
 
 

Creating Your Plan

 
 
    • Financial Planning
    • Goal Planning
    • Internships & Entry-level Work
    • The Paths of Power-players: Interview and Q&A Series
    • Immigration/Visa Workshop
    • Post HOLLYWOOD IMMERSION WEEKEND Support
 
 

The Biz

 
 
    • The Film Industry Today
    • Networking Workshop
    • Agent Scouting Event: Actor and Writer's (optional)
    • Overview of Career Advancing Tools and Portfolio (CV, Reels and More)
    • Social Media for Film Industry Professionals
    • Virtual Exhibit: Iconic L.A. Film Companies
    • Unions: Overview and Opportunities
 
 

Logistics

 
 
    • Roommate and Shared-housing Matches
    • The Industry Bus Tour
    • The Best Side Hustles
    • Most Convenient Neighborhoods
    • Relocation Checklist

THIS IS A GAME-CHANGER

The Hollywood Immersion weekend provides comprehensive insight from some
of today’s most influential power-players in the Los Angeles film industry.
This is NOT film, acting or writing workshop. You probably had great training and/or know where you can find
a great class. This is ALL BUSINESS! We are immersing you in tips and tricks that differentiate you from every other
film artists attempting to win in the Los Angeles Film Industry.
Testimonials
 
  "My film education gave me confidence. This program put my foot in Hollywood's door."
 

Christopher Hampton

IOWA

 
  "The mixer was exciting. I loved the preparation workshops that I wholeheartedly put to use that night. The film industry connections I made are life-changing! Thank you for such a meaningful weekend."
 

Sarah Talbot

NEW YOIRK

 
  " It was a brilliant week-end. In all that I have done to fulfill my dream of working in Los Angeles, the immigration workshop was the most helpful."
 

Greta Maki

LONDON

 
  "Please DON'T hesitate to attend! Seriously, this was the greatest discovery. I put plans in motion before the week-end was over."
 

Paula Diaz

PUERTO RICO

 
  "Of course I learned a lot - no doubt, but the friends I've made are going to be a part of my new Hollywood life forever!"
 

John Yaeger

TORONTO

 
  My time in front of the talent reps was extremely personalized. I was able to speak to them on my journey that lead me into that room and where I was aiming to land in my career. Thank you to all who created this invaluable immersion weekend.
 

G. Marcano

Los Angeles, Ca

KNOW
WHERE
TO START

Understand Hollywood today. Learn about new programs that help connect cast and crew talent to their dream jobs.

The Hollywood Immersion is the valuable 3-day or 4-day weekend to get you IN-THE-KNOW!

ALL OCCUPATIONS AND ALL SKILL LEVELS ARE WELCOME!
PERFECT FOR THOSE IN COLLEGE, NEW COLLEGE GRADS AND
MOST OFTEN THE UNDER 30 CROWD.
PEER-BASED CONNECTIONS IS OUR FOCUS

The Hollywood Immersion
Program Schedule

 
 

Day -01

Welcome to Los Angeles!

10:00 AM – Check in

Program Overview and introductions

Los Angeles film industry VS other growing industries

Goal Planning Workshop 1: Write an effective ‘Move to Hollywood’ action plan

Mingle, mixer and PARTY –

Get to know your workshop mates from all over the world. This is your first powerful network of LA film friends and your Los Angeles family.

9:30 PM – End of evening

 
 

Day -02

Workshops, Networking and Scouting Event – This is SCHMOOZE business not show business – NETWORK!

09:00 AM

Scouting event for actors and writers. Job counseling for various film industry occupations

10:00 AM

All Participants – Round Table Workshops:

Virtual Tour- Training Centers & Workshops

Immigration Workshop: How to obtain working

papers and sponsorship (minimum of 5

registrants required)

Master Class: How to find and choose

representation, understanding unions and

industry trends

Master Class: Parents supporting young actors

Financial Planning for your business

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

ALL PARTICIPANTS – Tour pockets of LA where there is safe and affordable housing in convenient areas. Plus, fun stops along the way!

7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

NETWORKING – PARTY with movers and shakers in the LA film industry.

 
 

Day -03

Goal Setting, Creating a Strong Arrival Plan and Goodbye Until You’re Back

Goal Planning Workshop 2:

Let’s talk specifics and conquer problems (divided into families and individuals)

Possible roommate or shared housing matches

Virtual Networking – Branding, social mingling on LinkedIn and other social media platforms

DISCUSSION: Film professional’s portfolio for the occupational interests in attendance

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Workshops

END OF EVENT and the beginning of your HOLLYWOOD LIFE!

 
 

Day -04
Optional

Specialized career mentoring and portfolio make-over

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
individualized sessions

YOUR DAY/YOUR CHOICE

Social media platforms completed

Meetings with interested agents

Tour housing options

Productivity coaching

School/training tours

Specialized goal consulting

Complete a reel and headshot

Legal consulting on Visa issues

 

TODAY WAS A POWERFUL LAUNCH TO YOUR HOLLYWOOD LIFE!

Workshop Dates

July 30th to August 1st, 2021

3-DAY WORKSHOP $499

3-DAY WORKSHOP W/4 STAR HOSTEL BUNK $799

4th Customized (two areas of focus) day for $369

Please review our hotel of choice and information on hostel bunks here: https://freehandhotels.com/los-angeles/

The extra $100 night stay is not included in the fee to remain on the 4th day