THE WORLD CONGRESS OF SCIENCE AND FACTUAL PRODUCERS 2021
November 30 to December 2, 2021
- Discover the latest on the craft, business and technology trends shaping the industry today, presented by industry leaders and those at the forefront of factual content distribution and production. View the schedule.
- Connect with colleagues and friends from around the world in our vibrant online community. See who's coming.
- Taking place online, you’ll be able to attend from the comfort and safety of home. Missed a session? Everything is available until the end of January as well!
- PGA members save with the lowest pricing available! Register now with promo code PGADR21 to register for only $399 CAD—that's a 20% off the regular rate! If you're under 35 and an emerging producer or junior executive, you can register for only $124 CAD with promo code PGADE21
- Register here: https://wcsfp.com/entries/registration
DOME FEST WEST IMMERSIVE FILM FESTIVAL
October 8 - 10, 2021
PGA Members: 30% Discount (Code: DFWINDY30)
The First Annual Dome Fest West immersive film festival kicks off at the Orange Coast College Planetarium in Costa Mesa, CA - “the City of the Arts” - on Friday, October 8 and continues until the evening of Sunday, October 10. Screening 32 immersive films (9 hours total) in OCC's 8k resolution planetarium dome spanning art, education and narrative genres. The fest also includes panels featuring Kate McCallum, Jenni Ogden and keynote speakers including Brett Leonard (Lawnmower Man, Virtuosity) and Ed Lantz.
All attendees must wear masks indoors and show proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test within the last 72 hours. Social mixers will be held outside on the patio. (*)
If you cannot make it to the fest you can also subscribe to the Best of Earth live stream consisting of 19 immersive films (6 hours total) chosen by four international film festivals - DomeFest West (US), FullDome Festival Jena (Germany), Dome Under Festival (Australia) and Fulldome UK. The live stream can be viewed on a flat screen or VR headset.
(*) Voluntary Assumption of Risk: You understand and agree that by participating in this event you do so in your sole discretion and voluntarily assume any and all risks, whether known or unknown, which could result in any harm, illness, injury or death, including, without limitation, the risk of contracting COVID-19 and/or other infectious diseases. You understand and agree that you will follow all applicable federal, state, local, and venue protocols and recommendations, and that the PGA is not liable or in any way responsible for any injury to you or your property by virtue of your participation in this event.
LATINO MEDIA FEST
October 13-14, 2021
PGA Members: LMF21_Friend
Link for Complimentary Registration
Latino Media Fest 2021
Steps to register on the site
Step 1: Click the link above to be redirected or copy and paste the link into your browser.
This link will direct you to the registration page and will auto-populate with the specific code we have designated for you.
Step 2:In the section marked "Comp Ticket", select ticket quantity as ‘1’ and click "Get Your Pass".
Step 3:Fill out your information in the fill-in blanks. Please use the email address used to apply for the pass.
Step 4:Click ‘Register’ to complete.
14th ANNUAL BUSHWICK FILM FESTIVAL
October 20 - 24
PGA Members: 20% Discount for Movie Industry Conference Online (Code: Bushwick20)
A full day of in-person screenings will take place on October 23 through a partnership with Regal Cinemas in downtown Brooklyn. Special events hosted by the fest will include its Opening Night Reception (at Bushwick’s Lot 45 on October 20), an entire day of networking (at downtown Brooklyn’s Circa Brewing Co. on October 23), and a Movie Industry Conference, featuring panelists including Emmy nominated producer Mynette Louie, Showrunner of Netflix’s You, editor of HBO’s Scenes from a Marriage Yael Hersonski, Magnolia Theatrical Distribution’s Rahul Roy, Fourth Agreement Entertainment founder Dana Kuznetzkoff, The Future of Film is Female founder Caryn Coleman, MPAC’s Sue Obeidi and more. The latter will be available for streaming on October 24.
SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION FORUM
October 25-29, 2021
This year’s program includes keynote presentations, panel discussions, skills building workshops, extensive networking opportunities, case studies, mindfulness sessions, an on-demand library of resources, and the first ever GREEN MARKETPLACE. Registration for all-access passes is now open!
2021 HOLLYWOOD CLIMATE SUMMIT
September 23 - 26, 2021
PGA Members: FREE
To Register. www.eventbrite.com/e/166460890003/?discount=PGAGREEN
The Hollywood Climate Summit is an annual gathering of the entertainment community to combat the climate crisis. This year, our summit will take place from September 23-26, 2021 as both a digital and in-person outdoor experience in Los Angeles.
The Green Production Guide and PGA Green will sponsor the event. It will be presented by Netflix and NYU Los Angeles and other sponsors include the NRDC, Center Cultural Power, Sierra Club, Earth Angel, Scriptation and EarthJustice. Talent confirmed includes Rosario Dawson (Actor, Producer, Activist), Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), Emma Stewart Ph.D. (Netflix’s Sustainability Officer), Richa Moorjani (Actor, Activist), Dave Burd aka Lil Dicky (Actor, Comedian, Rapper), Leah Thomas (Activist, Author, founder of Intersectional Environmentalist), Jeff Orlowski (Director, The Social Dilemma & Founder of Exposure Labs), Niclas Svenningsen (Manager for the Global Climate Action, UNFCCC) Sigrid (Singer/Songwriter), and many more including Producers Guild member Stephanie Dawson and representative of PGA Green.
The event will be hosted on the digital conference platform, Hopin, which allows users to do one-on-one networking and gives them access to an expo fair with vendors and climate groups. It’s an opportunity to build alliances, exchange resources, celebrate progress, increase accountability and inspire action.
September 29 - 30, 2021
PGA Members: 6-month free trial of WrapPRO membership
To Register. Enter "PGA" for the Organization Name
The team from TheWrap will follow up with event confirmation and WrapPRO access emails.
Join leaders in the entertainment, tech and media industries to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing an ever-changing media landscape. WrapPRO' s Grill is an exclusive virtual event where a global community invested in all-things-media converge to define the future of Hollywood and beyond. PGA Members will have access to a 6-month free trial of WrapPRO membership. Visit TheGrill Website to learn more.
The Korea Creative Content Agency has invited all PGA members to attend its upcoming event in the US. Global demand for Korean TV content has been on a steady upward curve for the past five years. From ABC’s adaptation of the KBS series The Good Doctor, which has been a global success and will have a fifth and final season this coming fall, to MBC talent show, The Masked Singer, which has been a global phenomenon, after its debut in 2019 on Fox and with more than 30 international adaptations. This year’s event will feature 27 new TV formats, both scripted and non-scripted, from 10 leading Korean companies.
Discount expires July 31, 2021
PGA Discount: 50% off 3 months (only applicable on new subscriptions)
PGA Discount code: "PGA50"
Redeem here: go.topic.com/pga50
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AFI DOCS Film Festival - Industry Pass
June 22-27, 2021
PGA Discount: 20%
PGA Discount code: DOCS21INDPGA
The Industry Pass gives you access to all films (excluding Special Presentations), the virtual AFI DOCS Industry Forum, and one-on-one Industry Meetings with prominent industry professionals on a space-available basis. Individual tickets available June 8.
HERE TV in Celebration of PRIDE
Register by July 9, 2021 to receive a free promo code
PGA members receive a complimentary 3-month subscription to screen the very best in awarding-winning LGBTQ cinema, series and specials. Check out the channel here: here.tv/welcome.
For a free promo code for PGA members
April 9 - 10, 2021
Offer: 25 complimentary passes to PGA members (first 25 to use the code)
The scheduleincludes innovators, creators, and designers from across the many disciplines that are impacted by game development. From artificial intelligence and visualization tools to narrative design and storytelling, our festival showcases how interactive game design is not only revolutionizing the game industry, but how film, television, retail, medical, and many other industries are tapping into the power of its technology and artistry.
To obtain one of the complimentary passes, please follow these instructions:
- Choose Purchase Passes - Festival Pass - "click to unlock hidden ticket"
- Enter code: scadfilmindustry - Click Submit
- Choose (1) ticket from the SCADFILM Industry option - Click Checkout
- Enter requested information - Click Register
- Check email for instructions on how to complete the registration process and access the festival.
April 9 - 11, 2021
PGA Discount: 20%
PGA Discount code: SUMMITPGA2021
The ScreenCraft Summit is an unparalleled chance to learn from Hollywood’s top Screenwriters, Executives, Managers, Agents & Producers, over two-and-a-half days of panels and discussions on topics from creative craft to business and career insights. Network with creators, executives and representatives in virtual mixer rooms, and interact one-on-one, in the most elaborate and robust networking platform built for creative interaction.
Digital Entertainment World 2021
February 8 — 12, 2021
PGA Discount: 20%
PGA Discounted Registration
This year, #DEW2021 will explore "Creativity and Innovation in a Changing World" - a theme resonating across digital entertainment and media landscapes. Learn more at dewexpo.com.