N.O. offers film industry training

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Mayor's Office of Cultural Economy and the New Orleans Video Access Center will offer training for individuals who want to work as production assistants in the city's film industry.

The workshop is set for Oct. 20-21 at Second Line Stages, 800 Richard St. in the Warehouse District.

The training includes on-set skill development, career advice and job placement assistance. It will be staffed by instructors from the film-industry training academy P.A. Bootcamp.

The workshop is limited to 30 participants, who must be residents of New Orleans and 18 years old or older. Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to workforce@novacvideo.org.

More information is available online at www.novacvideo.org or by calling 504-940-5780. Deadline to apply is Oct. 5.

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