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Natural Awakenings Sarasota / Manatee / Charlotte

Forget “American Idol” -- It’s Movieville in Lakewood Ranch!

Jun 01, 2011 04:14PM

Come honor the filmmakers of Movieville and enjoy live music, great food, fashion and cinema Meet the real people behind “Mad Men,” “CSI: Miami”, “Burn Notice,” “Las Vegas,” “The Glades” and more. Forget glitz & glamour, this festival is all about paving the way for people like YOU to break into Hollywood!

Here’s a brief line-up of events:

June 17, 6pm, Kick-off Cocktail Party followed by movies at 7pm and 9pm (Red Carpet arrivals between 6 and 9pm); After Party in the Cinema Courtyard from 9 to 11pm, where guests will enjoy live music, hors d’oeurvre, and drinks while mingling and networking with industry professionals from across the country. June 18, 10am – 12:30pm, Discussion Panel: “Breaking In from the Ground Up” FREE. This panel consists of experienced and successful players in the entertainment industry.

June 18 and 19, Exhibition of movies all day. June 19, 6pm, Dinner at the Lakewood Ranch Polo Grill.

Film tickets range from $5 to $7, with premier film showing TBD; After Party tickets are $12 to $20. Support SRQ Film & Television! For more information and to purchase tickets on-line, visit, and order tickets at MovievilleFilm- You can also purchase tickets at the Lakewood Ranch Cinema’s Box Office.

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