PAFIA is pleased to announce the Virtual PAFIA Masterclass Q&A series: Learn from the Pro! We will be hosting virtual Q&A sessions with film industry professionals to provide valuable content to our community.  Visit our Masterclass Page to view recordings of past events. 

Upcoming Webinars: 


Learn from the Pro: Virtual Q&A with Randy Greenberg
Thursday, August 27, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. EDT

RANDY GREENBERG is an executive producer and senior entertainment industry executive with an emphasis on business affairs, marketing and distribution, as well as product strategy and operations. Over the past 25 years, Greenberg has been involved in the green-lighting, marketing and distribution of 200+ films, and his strategies have produced over $5 billion in theatrical box office. In addition, Greenberg has executive produced three feature films: “The Meg”, an Apelles Entertainment, Gravity Pictures and Warner Bros. production. The film was released worldwide by Warner Bros. and Gravity Pictures in August 2018, and achieved over $530 Million at the Worldwide Box Office, making it the #1 U.S/China Co-Production ever in terms of worldwide box office. Greenberg also executive produced the feature films “Cowboys and Aliens” (2011) and “Dylan Dog: Dead of Night” (2011). Greenberg is currently in development on “THE MEG” sequel and is in production on an animated streaming series due for release in October 2021.

Greenberg also founded and was the Co-Head of Operations of the Resolution Talent & Literary Agency. Before that, Greenberg was the head worldwide marketing & business affairs for comic book entertainment company, Platinum Studios. And, Greenberg was the Head of / Senior Vice President International Theatrical Marketing and Distribution at Universal Pictures, where Greenberg was brought in to turn the division into a $1+ Billion-dollar revenue operation. While there, Greenberg produced $2.7B at the international box office providing Universal Pictures with its 2nd and 3rd best years at the international box office (at the time). Greenberg has also been the Vice President International Theatrical Marketing at MGM/UA Pictures and an Account Executive & Publicist at Dennis Davison Associates (DDA) International Public Relations working for independent and studio feature film clients such as Carolco Pictures, Morgan Creek, 20th Century Fox, Miramax Films, Avenue Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures among others. Greenberg started his entertainment career as an intern in accounting at Warner Bros. 

Greenberg has been an instructor for the past decade at UCLA Extension for the foundation class, “The Business of Entertainment”.

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 Learn from the Pro: Virtual Q&A with Samuel Roukin
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 | 6:00 PM, EDT. 

Do you want to know how to make it in the film industry as an actor? Samuel Roukin is famous for his fantastic portrayal of Captain Simcoe in "Turn: Washington's Spies" and one of the stars on "Equity" – filmed right here in PA. Join our Q&A on Wednesday, September 2nd at 6:00 p.m. EDT. The session will be moderated by PAFIA Vice-Chair, Maria Shamkalian.

Samuel Roukin Bio

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Upcoming events

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Past events

Tuesday, February 04, 2020 February PAFIA Networking Night
Friday, January 10, 2020 PAFIA New Year Night Out
Monday, November 25, 2019 PAFIA Holiday Raffle
Wednesday, November 06, 2019 November PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 PAFIA Fall Fest - Networking Happy Hour
Wednesday, October 02, 2019 October PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, September 04, 2019 September PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, May 01, 2019 May PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Karaoke Night
Wednesday, April 03, 2019 PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, March 06, 2019 PAFIA Networking Night
Friday, March 01, 2019 PAFIA Spring Fling
Saturday, February 23, 2019 Raffle - Lights, Glamour, Action Gala
Wednesday, February 06, 2019 PAFIA Networking Night
Sunday, December 16, 2018 PAFIA Winter Social
Wednesday, December 05, 2018 PAFIA Networking Night
Sunday, November 18, 2018 PAFIA Football Watch Party
Sunday, November 11, 2018 Anatomy of a Movie
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, October 03, 2018 PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, September 05, 2018 PAFIA Networking Night
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 PAFIA Networking Night
Friday, July 13, 2018 PAFIA Social
Thursday, April 26, 2018 PAFIA Spring Fling Happy Hour
Sunday, March 11, 2018 Panel Talk with Jonathan Starch
Saturday, January 13, 2018 Trailer Talk
Thursday, December 28, 2017 PAFIA Winter Social
Monday, December 18, 2017 PAFIA Holiday Social
Thursday, October 05, 2017 A Night with Erika Hampson
Monday, September 25, 2017 Filmmaking Secrets of Marc Bienstock
Friday, September 08, 2017 PAFIA Social Gathering
Sunday, May 21, 2017 PaFIA Casting Director's Panel
Sunday, May 21, 2017 OUTFoxed Presents: Moviemaking & Mimosas
Friday, April 07, 2017 Dream Girl Film Screening & Panel Discussion
Sunday, March 19, 2017 PaFIA Film Quizzo Event
Sunday, March 12, 2017 Local Screenwriter Panel

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