August Meeting: Cinematic Success Stories Series #2

Our August meeting will be held Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 7:00pm at the Wyndham Springfield City Centre in the Grill Breakfast room. The Wyndham is located at 700 E Adams Street in downtown Springfield, IL. Free parking is available on the street. Paid parking is available in the parking garage attached to the Wyndham. Our meetings are free and open to the public.

Our August meeting will feature the second of our “Cinematic Success Stories” series.  The Central Illinois Film Commission is pleased to present one of our own members as guest speaker at this month’s meeting.  Kimberly Conner’s talk is titled “Cinematic Success: The Path”.  As many of you know, Kimberly has written, directed and produced several movies that have received critical acclaim.  She will answer questions from the audience and be available to meet and greet after the presentation.

With Kimberly’s wealth of knowledge, you won’t want to miss this one.  And why not bring a friend.

The Central Illinois Film Commission is a membership organization dedicated to promoting central Illinois as a historical and film-friendly region, attracting and serving the film, television, video, photography, documentary, and music industries, while promoting and supporting the talent, services, and experience of our members.

Hope to see you there!

Kimberly D. Conner is a self-published author, screenwriter and independent filmmaker. She has placed as a finalist in several screenwriting competitions including the Hollywood Black Film Festival Screenplay Competition, the Urban Media Makers Short Film Competition, the University of Southern California – Guy A. Hanks and Marvin H. Miller Screenwriting Program, and semi-finalist in Creative Screenwriting Magazine AAA Screenwriting Competition.

Kimberly’s films include “This Life Ain’t Pretty”, “Jump In” and “Before ‘I Do'”.