Join us for Third Thursdays with the ISA - Austin, a monthly mixer for screenwriters and the entire film and television community. Mingle with fellow screenwriters, meet film and television industry professionals, and win screenwriter door prizes all in the fun, casual atmosphere of Latchkey on 6th in central Austin. This event is free and open to all 21+.
WHEN: February 21st, 7:30 PM
WHERE: Latchkey (a.k.a 'Latchski' Lodge), 1308 E. 6th St., Austin, TX 78702
HOW MUCH: Free and open to all
The Special Guest for the night: Garrett Hargrove
Garrett Hargrove is a former National Lampoon staff writer from Austin. He has written and produced multiple feature and short films including "Cherry Bomb", which was distributed by Well Go USA in 2012 and found in stores like Best Buy. Garrett also recently wrote and produced the award winning "Fun With Hackley: Axe Murderer" which was shown across the country in major festivals like HorrorHound and Comicpalooza.
Door prizes for the night:
Please note: you must register in advance through the ISA web site to be included in the drawing for door prizes. You must be present to win door prizes.
This event is free and open to all. Producers, directors, actors and all other members of the film and television community are encouraged to attend.
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Aslan is an avid screenwriter living in Austin,TX. He's been writing for over 10 years, hosts a local screenwriting workshop called Wordsmiths as part of Austin Film Meet, and has had some short staged plays and films produced. He hopes to one day acquire a writing agent to jump start his career in the writing field because it is one of his biggest passions.
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