Industry Announcements

Workshops & Classes

Filmmakers Club

For professional filmmakers, independent filmmakers, and people working in film and television in NM. This is not a student group, but it is for everyone who is involved already in any capacity in the entertainment industry here.

If you have questions please contact:
Shereen Noon
(310) 497-0597

Date: Sunday, April 2, 2017
Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Aldea Media Center- Aldea de Santa Fe
3 Nuevo Milenio
Santa Fe, NM 87507


Tactical Acting

Basic and Advanced Tactical Weapons Class

When it comes to Law Enforcement or Tactical roles, realism and experience is highly desired.
Our instructors will teach you all the techniques that are accurate and real for today's film industry.


Saturday, April 8, 2017
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Far Horizon Studio
304 Washington SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
To register, go to


NMFO Education Summit

The mission of this event is to stimulate communication, create fresh ideas and establish lasting bonds and relationships between New Mexico’s film and media industry and secondary and higher education institutions, thus, establishing a well-defined educational environment that offers cutting edge training for today’s competitive industry.

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Location: Location details coming soon!


Be Your Own Hollywood with Joel Reisig

Have you been searching the internet for film finance, how to finance a movie, film financing, movie funding, or indie film funding? What about film distribution, indie movie distributors, or how to sell my film? Interested in a 2-day film school where you can learn it all, taught by an actual working producer? Well you’ve come to the right place!

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017 - Sunday, April 16, 2017
Time: All day
Location: Sundowner Apts Community Room
6101 Central Ave NE


May Workshop with Award Winning Casting Director Julie Tucker, C.S.A.

(NMWIF Fundraising Event -- All proceeds go to NMWIF Scholarship Fund)

Submit your headshot and resume by April 1 to

Qualifications: BFA or MFA in Performing Arts and/or Regional Theatre Experience and /or Film or Television Experience

Participants will be notified by April 21 and a full deposit will be required at that time to secure your spot. Please note you will receive material for the workshop on May 6th the day before and will be working with Julie in front of the audience. Participants will be chosen by a selection committee in much the same way a film was selected for the NMWIF Fiesta.
PLEASE NOTE:  This is a class for educational purposes only. No employment or employment opportunity is implied or guaranteed. There will be no recording for participants or of this event.

Participant: $125. Auditor - NMWIF: $35, - Non-member: $50
Date: Sunday, May 7, 2017
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: West Media Studio
609 Broadway Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM