Time to mix and mingle

CMCM member Barbara McVeigh is a local filmmaker and recent author. In her new memoir “Redemption, How Ronald Reagan Nearly Ruined My Life.” she relays a personal family story about how after 35 years of anger toward her father for striking against President Ronald Reagan in the 1981 PATCO strike, an act that labeled her father a federal criminal. Her father and the 13,000 union members of 1981 are heroes in America today.

Barbara will show 30 minutes of the film “The Road Not Taken” by Swiss Filmmakers Christina Hemauer and Roman Keller and talk about President Jimmy Carter’s wisdom, as we now understand his vision at the most critical time of our global humanity today.

Seating is limited, so please make a reservation at marinartists@hotmail.com with your name and email contact.

Wednesday, August 2 (7 - 8:30 PM)

Registration for 2017 Sports Camp now open!

Join the Sports Broadcast Summer Camp for hands-on, professional production training available to students in the Bay Area. 

All participants will learn camera operation, directing, multi-camera switching, on-screen graphics, scorekeeping, and audio mixing, while providing live TV coverage of select baseball games to Pacifics fans.

Sign up now: www.cmcm.tv/sports

June Member Mixer

Watch new member-producer Charlie Siler tape "Climate Showdown," then mingle with other environmentalists after the show.

Wednesday, June 21 (6 - 8:30 PM)
RSVP: marinartists@hotmail.com

"marINSANITY" audience needed June 19

Like to laugh?

Two new episodes of CMCM's crazy funny stand-up comedy show, "marINSANITY," will be taped back-to-back on Monday, June 19 from 7 - 8:15 PM. Get on the VIP list by contacting Jill at (415) 721-0636 or email her.

This is no joke!

Ask The Experts: At Ease on Camera

In the final master class of our "Ask the Experts" series, Alyson Rutter, an actor and teacher with the award-winning The Barrow Group in NYC, will present "At Ease on Camera" on Wednesday, June 14 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM.

Learn simple tools to facilitate spontaneous compelling behavior while presenting or performing, leaving you with a renewed understanding that “less is more” and being on camera can be effortless, relaxing, and fun.

Seats still available! Sign up at http://cmcm.tv/asktheexperts

Free CMCM Master Classes

By popular demand, CMCM will reprise its successful series of master classes on media-related topics by experts in the fields of interviewing, smartphone movie-making, editing, music, audio, and storyboarding. CMCM members may attend for free. Non-member admission of $25 includes a complimentary year-long membership to CMCM.

Sign up here: http://cmcm.tv/asktheexperts

April Media Mixer

New CMCM member Barbara McVeigh screens her documentary "Racing with Copepods," created not only to teach young people how to sail, but how to speak for our oceans.   

Wednesday, April 5
7 - 8:30 PM

Marin TV Bombed!

Well, actually it was 1969 and Marin TV wasn't in existence quite yet at this building on A Street. But it is an interesting bit of history on the place we call home. A peek at the headlines of this day reveal just how crazy the world was then, a respite perhaps from the surreal days of today. Read the full article and the headlines in the attached pdf below.

A Report From Oceti Sakowin Camp in North Dakota

Standing Rock will be the topic of a presentation at the Community Media Center of Marin's Media Mixer on Wednesday, March 1 from 7 - 8:30 PM. Former mayor of San Anselmo, attorney Ford Green, will share his experience from a trip to the Oceti Sakowin camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, a story featured in the Marin IJ. All are welcome. Please R.S.V.P. to marinartists@hotmail.com or leave your name and contact number with Mariposa at (415) 339-1378

"New" Instructor for Camera Workshop March 16

After years honing his skills behind the camera, CMCM Station Assistant Francisco Diaz is stepping into the role of instructor, facilitating CMCM's Basic Field Camera Production workshop. Take advantage of Francisco's expertise and sign up for the next session!