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Brown Bag Lunch & Learn

  • Santa Fe Business Incubator 3900 Paseo del Sol Santa Fe, NM, 87507 United States (map)

New Mexico Women in Film invites you to our Santa Fe Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series
Followed by an information session about the NMWIF Scholarship Program.
and yes, Bring your Lunch

WHEN: Friday, August 3rd noon-2pm (please allow extra time to park and find the room)
12–1: Robyn Reede and Doranne Candelaria, 2017 NMWIF Scholarship Winners
1-2: JoAnne Tucker and members of the NMWIF Scholarship Committee will host an info session about the Scholarship Program and how to apply.

You may come to one or both parts of this Brown Bag Lunch & Learn.

WHAT: Robyn and Doranne will share Lessons Learned working on their project Café Destiny. In an attempt to follow the advice of so many out there to create your own work, Robyn and Doranne embarked on the process of creating a web series. On Cafe Destiny and Robyn was a Producer, lead actor, Production Manager and Location Scout. Doranne served as lead actor and a Producer.

Their 2017 NMWIF Scholarship funds were used for the final editing of the project.

Doranne (Godwin) Candelaria has been involved in film & TV in New Mexico as an actress for over 25 years.  She is a long standing member of New Mexico Women in Film and SAG-AFTRA.  She has appeared in numerous film projects, student films and independents, including principal roles in Santa Fe Mysteries (Spark Interactive), The Staircase (CBS TV Movie), Spells (DFM Productions and The Dead Men List (Dane Productions)  Ms. Candelaria also was a co-producer on the documentary "Alhucema - Lavender in the Land of Enchantment"  She has worked as a costumer and fashion designer on many productions in theatre and film  Her training included Drama & Art and Stage Design at UC Irvine. She studied editing at Santa Fe Community College.

Robyn Reede is an actress with over 35 years of experience.  She is a New Mexico native but has lived many other places.  Her career acting credits include Feature and Independent Films, and made for TV movies.  Robyn has also performed theater and improv.  She is a founding board member of NMWIF. In New Mexico Robyn has been cast in the films:  Astronaut Farmer, Tennessee, Maniacts, The Rambler, Priceless, to name a few.

WHY: this is an excellent way to learn what other members are doing, to meet other members and learn how NMWIF annual scholarship grant programs support projects.

WHERE: Santa Fe Business Incubator, 3900 Paseo del Sol, Santa Fe, NM 87507

HOW: Free to members, just bring your membership card
Non-members $5-10 donation (for scholarship grant fund)

Earlier Event: July 30
Albuquerque Screenwriters Group
Later Event: August 6
Albuquerque Screenwriters Group