Upcoming BAVC Events

  • Remembering Carl Weichert

    Fri, 05/29/2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Please join BAVC students, staff and instructors in celebrating Carl’s spirit on Friday, May 29th from 6pm – 8pm at BAVC (RSVP here). Madras cocktails (and other frosty beverages) will be served. We’ll announce the details of the Carl Weichert Mograph Scholarship we’re developing, swap stories, debate software shortcuts and wistfully hit REWIND. 

  • SF DocFest

    Thu, 06/04/2015 (All day) - Thu, 06/18/2015 (All day)

    BAVC is proud to co-present the following films at SF DocFest:  Petals in the Dust: The Endangered Indian Girls is part of director and 2013 BAVC MediaMaker Fellow Nyna Pais Caputi’s personal mission to understand and shed light on the enormity of the problem of gender discrimination and violence in India. Women from all economic backgrounds continue to lose their lives to...

  • Gig Union Create-a-thon

    Thu, 06/04/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    Please join us, in collaboration with Code for America, on June 4th from 5-7pm for a Create-a-thon hack night to add resources to the Gig Union wiki. Hosted at Code for America, 155 9th Street, San Francisco, CA, 94103.  RSVP Today!        RSVP for GIG UNION's CREATE-A-THON on 6/4! Contact Information First Name Last Name Email Address Affiliation...

  • IDA Documentary Awards Deadline

    Fri, 06/05/2015 (All day)

    SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN! Early Deadline: June 5, 2015 Submissions are open for the 31st Annual IDA Documentary Awards, the world's most prestigious event dedicated solely to the documentary genre and celebrating the best nonfiction films, programs, and filmmakers of the year. Award recipients are announced live at the IDA Documentary Awards ceremony in December in Los Angeles. Entry is open to any...

  • Summer Open House

    Thu, 06/11/2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Join BAVC for our Summer Open House. Whether you're already friends and family or want to get to know us better, there are so many reasons to stop by:   Members can enjoy additional savings on ALL classes and career services when you enroll in person: a one-day class is $180 a two-day class is $395 a four-day class is $795 Make sure you're prepared for next tax season with...

  • Storytelling Across Media 7

    Tue, 06/16/2015 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

    This edition of Storytelling Across Media brings together three innovative Bay Area media makers who will speak to the power storytelling holds for those "behind bars". Drawing on their backgrounds in performance, documentary film, and fine art photography, these individuals have worked with incarcerated or formerly incarcerated individuals to help them tell their stories and put their voices...

  • Member Event: 4x10

    Tue, 06/23/2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    BAVC Membership brings you 4x10 Rough Cut Screening and Feedback Session. In one dynamic and exciting evening, a panel of experts and peers will collectively examine the work of four selected mediamakers. This is a chance to get targeted feedback from other participants and the following panelists:   Dawn Valadez, filmmaker, artist, 2012 MediaMaker Fellow and BAVC Board Member.   Jesse...

  • MobileDevHacker

    Tue, 08/18/2015 (All day) - Wed, 08/19/2015 (All day)

    BAVC is proud to co-present MobileDevHacker, a conference for those who are in the business of making apps. Hear, mingle, and discuss topics that confront app executives and developers alike and drive growth. See how the industry attacks some of the toughest challenges, and the future bets they make. For speaker list, agenda and to buy tickets go to mobiledevhacker.com. The conference...

  • Leading Change Summit

    Sun, 09/13/2015 (All day) - Wed, 09/16/2015 (All day)

    BAVC is proud to co-present the Leading Change Summit in collaboration with our long-time partner NTEN. The conference will be held in Washington, DC bringing together nonprofit innovators that lead change in their organizations, and closing with a super-charged Idea Accelerator finale. Four 15LCS hubs are designed specifically to help attendees lead the change in their organization:...


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