The Office of Film and Music ‘s Happy Hour event is returning on Wednesday, January 30. Happy Hour takes place at Spitfire Bar and Restaurant in Belltown from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. It will be a good chance to network, chat, share, and learn among industry leaders in the film, music, and interactive industries.
This month’s Happy Hour will feature special guest Robert Horton, a local film critic and the curator of MOHAI’s new exhibit, Celluloid Seattle. Mr. Horton will share some thoughts about Seattle as a character in film, Seattle as an “imagined place” in film, and more.
Film + Music + Interactive Happy Hour is a monthly event that averages upwards of 200 people a month to bring people engaged in these industries together. Come join us on January 30. More Info Here.
FILM + MUSIC + INTERACTIVE HAPPY HOUR
Our October 3 Happy Hour is designed to help members of the local film, music, and interactive industries meet and share ideas with current elected officials, as well as those running to represent Seattle at the local, state, and national levels. Don’t miss your chance to meet with policy makers who can directly influence the growth of our state’s creative industries. The event will take place from 5:00 to 7:00pm at Spitfire in Belltown. The special presentation will begin at 6:30pm in the private black box theater in Spitfire. The event is free! Please join us in the converging world of original music, independent films, interactive platforms and emerging technologies! For more information, visit www.fmihappyhour.com. See you there!
FMI HAPPY HOUR
The Film + Music + Interactive Happy Hour returns TONIGHT at Spitfire from 5-7pm featuring guest speaker Lisa Weeks, a Seattle business leader with sci-fi and cosplay flair. Join us and hear Lisa and Filter Creative Director Drory Ben-Menachem speak about how to use, and embrace, you own unique and quirky side–and how it can be turned into a profitable asset. Don’t miss out!
Miss us? We know you did. Happy Hour returns this week with a new look and format. Now the Film, Music and Interactive Happy Hour, we will continue to host our event at Spitfire in Belltown on the last Wednesday of the month from 5-7 pm. At 6:30 pm, a special guest speaker will give a presentation in the private black box theater in the back of the venue. This Wednesday, we welcome UW Associate Professor Margaret O’Mara, who wrote the tech-focused book Cities of Knowledge: Cold War Science and the Search for the Next Silicon Valley. For those who want to continue mingling at the bar, we’ll broadcast the presentation on the monitors located throughout Spitfire. Join us on Wednesday, September 28 for the exciting re-launch of Happy Hour! Presenting partners of this event are Washington Filmworks, The Pacific Northwest Chapter of The Recording Academy, Geekwire, Art of Institute of Seattle, and Spitfire.
Seattle Office of Film + Music
Seattle has been a growing hub for film, music and digital media over the past several years, and it is vital for these three communities to interact for our city to continue to thrive. The monthly Happy Hour offers just such an environment for people from these industries to socialize, network and build a unified community. Join us for Happy Hour tonight from 5:00 – 7:00 at Spitfire in Belltown. See you there, Seattle!
You are invited to the Film, Music and Digital Media Happy Hour!
There are two compelling reasons not to miss tomorrow’s event:
1. Come welcome the return of Office of Film + Music director James Keblas! James recently returned to the office from a paternity leave and is ecstatic to rejoin the happy hour fold.
2. SIFF will be doing an exclusive ticket giveaway for Happy Hour attendees! Don’t miss your chance at snagging free tickets to the biggest film festival in the country!
Seattle has been a growing hub for film, music and digital media over the past several years, and it is vital for these three communities to interact for our city to continue to thrive. This Happy Hour offers just such an environment for people from these industries to socialize, network, and build a unified community.
The Happy Hour averages an attendance of 150-200 people each month. While this offers a great opportunity to meet and network with such a vibrant community, it can also seem daunting. To tame such an unwieldy beast, check out our eight essential Happy Hour tips to help you score your next big business deal.
Happy Hour is hosted at the Spitfire Lounge, located at 2219 4th Avenue in Belltown (between Blanchard and Bell). There will be Happy Hour priced drinks and snacks available.
These Happy Hour events are held on the last Wednesday of every month from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. You must be 21+ to attend. We hope to see you there!
The Film, Music and Digital Media Happy Hour is sponsored by the Office of Film + Music, Washington Filmworks, the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Recording Academy, and Washington Interactive Network.