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Skyway Film Festival special events schedule

Schedule of events

Details: June 12-14, Manatee Performing Arts Center, 502 Third Ave. W., Bradenton. Screening times vary. Tickets: $12-$15 for individual films; festival pass $75. Information: 941-748-5875, skywayfilmfestival.org. Here is the schedule for special programming.


5 p.m.: Lab: Distribution and Branding: A discussion with Susan Engel of PMK*BNC.

6:15 p.m.: Music Café: Muphin Men.

10 p.m.: Opening Night Party

10 p.m. Music Café: Jul Big Green


11:30 a.m.: Lab: Film Fatales: Female Directors Discuss Filmmaking.

1 p.m. Lab: Film Financing -- Power Producers.

2;30 p.m.: Lab: Conversation With Dan Myrick ("Blair Witch Project').

4 p.m.: Lab : "Walt Before Mickey": The Story Behind the Making.

5 p.m.: Music Café: Nick Roberts.

6:30 p.m. Music Café: Conner Zwetsch.

9:45 p.m.: Festival After-Party and Awards, Motorworks Brewing Company


1:15 p.m. Lab: Shark Tank: The Teleplay Pitch.

2:45 p.m.: Lab: Andre Holland ("The Kick," "Selma").

5 p.m.: Music Café: Elephant in the Room.

8:30 p.m.: Wine Down Wrap Mixer