20. September 2019 - 10:00 till 16:00
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Generation Courage Faith- Based Film Conference | Marquis Theater | Friday, 20. September 2019


GENERATION COURAGE presents a one day only! Film conference for fans of faith-based film and those interested in pursuing a career in the film industry! This is your chance to learn from the best in the faith-based industry, Alex Kendrick of the Kendrick Brothers! Along with Alex, you will learn from those who have filmed right here in Michigan! With mainstream actors like Dean Cain, Kevin Sorbo, James Franco, and Michelle Williams.
Who is this conference for?
Have you ever wanted to meet a Hollywood insider in the faith-based film community but don’t have the time and resources?
Are you interested in acting? Producing? Writing? Being an extra?
How to be a light in the darkness of Hollywood?
How to see your name on the big screen? Hint: It’s easier than you think.
How to get involved with the faith-based film community here in MICHIGAN?
This is your chance! You will not only learn how the Kendrick Brothers made such successful faith-based movies like Fireproof, Courageous, and their newest film, Overcomer, but there will be a Q&A session where attendees will be able to participate. Throughout the day, you will hear from Alex Kendrick, and other industry professionals on:
Behind the Scenes – An up close and personal look at how successful movies are made.
Community Support - How you can support your faith-based film community in an easy and time-friendly manner that will ensure family friendly movies continue to be made.
Film Production – What really goes on behind the curtain? From pre-production to post-production, insiders will tell you what really happens before your favorite movies hit the big screen.
Screenwriting - From the inception of an idea to it becoming a feature film, what it really takes to be a successful screenwriter.
Acting – Tips and tools on how to successfully build your acting career.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: ALEX KENDRICK
Alex Kendrick has dedicated his life to following Jesus Christ and making His truth and love known among the nations.  After serving in church ministry for  20 years, he now writes, speaks, and produces Christian films with his brothers, Stephen and Shannon. Alex directed the movies Overcomer, War Room, Courageous, Fireproof, and Fac ing the Giants and co-wrote the NY Times Bestselling books : The Love Dare, The Resolution for Men, and The Battle Plan for Prayer. He has been interviewed by FOX and FRIENDS, CNN, ABC World News Tonight, and serves on the boards of the Fatherhood CoMiss on and the Christian Film foundation.  He and his wife, Christina, live in Albany, Georgia with their six children and are active members at Sherwood church .
OTHER SPEAKERS:
Generation Courage’s Producer’s from the upcoming Michigan made faith-based film Faith under Fire with Dean Cain and Kevin Sorbo.
Actor Tim Holmes - Tim has had a successful career in acting with roles in Hollywood blockbusters such as, Oz the Great and Powerful with James Franco and Michelle Williams, and numerous television roles on shows Empire, S.W.A.T., Chicago FIre, Vegas and many more! Tim will talk about his experiences, art of acting, and how he achieved success in the film industry. 
The conference will provide refreshments in the morning and afternoon as well lunch.
HURRY SPOTS ARE LIMITED!