Meet-the-Pro Filmmaker Series
Join DAFT as filmmakers share their work with students and offer valuable insight on the creative process that goes into their art at screening locations throughout metro-Detroit, including theatres, museums, colleges and universities.
DAFT institutional-level schools will receive first opportunities for up to ten free tickets for students to a screening, Q&A as well as possible tours of the hosting venues.
The 2017-18 season will include (list to be updated throughout the year):
- October and April (dates TBD): "Stealing Home" (2014 Freep Film Festival winner detailing the die-hard Tiger fans dedicated to preserving the historic ball field at Michigan and Trumbull-- with producer/director Jason Roche. Hosting site: University of Detroit Mercy
- November 15, 2017: "Summer '67" with Emmy-winning director Bruce Harper. Hosting site: Detroit Historical Museum (link to flyer)
- February 2018 (dates TBD): Hosting site: Motion Picture Institute in Troy
Click here for information on DAFT's three levels of Membership (Instutional, Adult or Student). Become an institutional-level member by November 15th for an additional $100 and receive many other benefits including entry-vouchers for the festival and Symposia admissions for teachers and students.