VIRTUAL & IN PERSON SCHEDULE
         NOV 4TH - 8TH, 2021

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Actor Tim Abell
 

SATURDAY - NOV 6TH, 2021 - DAY 3 - IN PERSON DAY!! 

(Plus we will still have our Zoom Links going.  If you can’t make it in person - just stay with us VIA Zoom!!  We will have cameras and hosts following us throughout our day, so you’ll be able to still be part of our festival!) 


Our Venue:   Co-Balt Work Space

1014 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD 21211
https://cobaltworkspace.com/  

COST:  $8.00 online or $10.00 at the door per day (For the General Public)  If you have a show in this festival - you and your group have FREE admission.  We’ll know your show :-)  

11am (EST) - Doors Open

Screenings will start at 11:30am 

Show For Ghosts
Doggy Style
Eye for An Eye
Ivan and Ivanka
I Do 
Block Watch 
Last Resort
Brazzy Jazzy
Lower East Asides
The Weird Bird & Stout Gnome Show
Last Resort

**  This order and date is flexible.  I'll have your file - so I can screen your show when it's a convenient time for you.  Thank you!!

All of our Selections are screening on our Virtual Platform here:  

(Until Nov 14th, 2021)


https://bnmwebfest.sparqfest.live/en/index.html

 

 


3pm (EST) - LET’S TALK ABOUT THE SPOT!!  

Web Series Pioneer (the very first Web Series Creator) Scott Zakarin talks about The Spot - the very 1st web Series!!  He will be joined by Veteran Actor (and Co-Star of The Spot) Tim Abell!!  

About Scott Zakarin:
Creator of Online Entertainment Networks, Web Series Director, & Transmedia Producer.  Scott has recently produced a podcast called Digital Sky, and a live action Parody series called SuperHero Diaries - Seen here: 
https://www.youtube.com/c/SuperHeroDiaries
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0952243/

About Tim Abell:
Tim Abell is an American actor, and former Army Ranger. He has appeared in over fifty movies and TV shows, including Desert Thunder, The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option, Curse of the Komodo, Super Shark, and Sniper: Special Ops.  https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0008543/

Tim was one of the co-stars of The Spot, the very 1st web series!  He is also in Trouble Creek, another award-winning web series (and an award-winner with our festival!).  

 


4pm - Actors Round Table - Actors talking about Acting throughout various digital platforms.  
 Hosted by Al Sotto


The Panelists Include:

Actor Tim Abell - an American actor, and former Army Ranger. He has appeared in over fifty movies and TV shows, including Desert Thunder, The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option, Curse of the Komodo, Super Shark, and Sniper: Special Ops.   https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0008543/

Actress Caris Vujcec -  an award-winning American-born actress, writer, producer and director of Mediterranean descent. With a career spanning Broadway, television and original content creation, as a storyteller and filmmaker, she has a passion for narratives highlighting dynamic, powerful and vulnerable, multi-faceted female leads. Caris created, wrote, executive produced, co-directed and leads the cast in the international award-winning digital series, The Pepper Project.  https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1851274

Actor Wes Johnson - an American actor, cartoonist, comedian and voice artist, who has appeared in such films as A Dirty Shame, Head of State, The Invasion, For Richer or Poorer and Hearts in Atlantis. He has appeared on television in Homicide: Life on the Streets, The Wire, and Veep
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0426432/

Actor / Producer Johnny Alonso
Outer Banks, Gotham, One Tree Hill, What Death Leaves Behind. Johnny Alonso is an American actor. He was born in New York and raised in Baltimore City. Well known nationally and internationally for his subtle approach and intense style of character acting, most notably for his breakout 6 episode recurring role as Joey D. the hard nosed, no nonsense band manager on One Tree Hill Straight off the WB/CW Network sound stage Johnny landed the top host slot for the Emmy award winning series NASA 360 which led him to shoot 14 episodes worldwide. Johnny Alonso went on to star in the critically acclaimed Coffin film franchise (Coffin. Coffin II, Coffin III) as the charming anti hero, charismatic, cunning mastermind Trick.  He recently produced and starred in the indie film Harvey, coming out this fall.  
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0022198/?ref_=nmbio_bio_nm

5:30 - 8pm:  Break Time - Grab dinner in Hamden or near the hotel in Harbor East

8pm - Saturday After Party!!  Location: The Italian Disco (by Hyatt Place Hotel)
https://theitaliandisco.com/

1006 Fleet Street,
Baltimore, MD 21202

 

 
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SUNDAY - NOV 7TH, 2021 - DAY 4 - IN PERSON DAY!! 
(We will have our Zoom Links going.  If you can’t make it in person - just stay with us VIA Zoom!!  We will have cameras and hosts following us throughout our day, so you’ll be able to still be part of our festival!) 

Our Venue:   Co-Balt Work Space
1014 W 36th St, Baltimore, MD 21211
https://cobaltworkspace.com/  

COST:  $8.00 online or $10.00 at the door per day

** The Hampden Parade is at 1pm today - just be aware.  

10:00am (EST) - Doors Open

11am - 1:30pm - SCREENINGS

 

 

Eye for an Eye

EnSuite

The Chronicles of the Good Reverend

The Feast

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** Could add shows here to screen

Our List of Screenings will be coming soon. This is just of the Selections that have told us that they are coming to Baltimore.  

Everyone will screen on our Virtual Platform here:  
https://bnmwebfest.sparqfest.live/en/index.html
(You can also find this link on our official website and facebook page.
We will keep this Virtual Platform open until Nov 11th, 2021.)

 

 


2pm (EST)- Inspiring Black Voices Across Digital Platforms 

Hosted by actor / Host Dennis L.A. White (Fuse TV, Hip Hop Life, Weekend Vibe)
Panelists:  Tray Chaney, Reece Odum, Dawn Halfkenny, Patrice Fisher
Actor Tray Chaney (The Wire, Saints and Sinners, We Own The City) and four of Tray’s co-stars from Bounce TV’s Saints and Sinner - Actresses Reece Odum (Vampire Diaries), Dawn Halfkenny (Tales, Atlanta), and Patrice Fisher (Zane’s Sex Chronicles, Charmed), and actor 
 
Actor Tray Chaney will also be performing for the festival and presenting awards during the awards ceremony!

3:30pm- Web Series Pioneer Thom Woodley talks about Rizzle and Mobile Entertainment

Thom Woodley will talk about his career as a Web Series Pioneer (He created The Burg, the web’s very first Comedy Series), and what he looks for in original programming for the short video app - Rizzle.  

4pm - Pitch Fest - Pitch in front of Exects!!
Our Pitch Fest will begin!  Our judges, Thom Woodley of Rizzle, Scott Zakarin of Zoit Media, and TBA will introduce themselves. 

And the Pitches will begin!  You’ll have 2 minutes to grab their attention!  Cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place plus possible Meeting opportunities!!  

This Pitchfest will be private and you must sign up on the website to participate. Details on website. 

 

 

7:30 - AWARD CEREMONY!!  
This will be broadcasted on Facebook, Zoom, and In Person at the venue - CoBalt Work Space.  Good luck to all the Creators / Filmmakers!!

9pm - Red Carpet / Press Time!!  We will be doing interviews on the red carpet and posting for pics, etc.  

10pm - After Party at a location TBD (Will be close to Hotel) 
 

VIRTUAL MONDAY - NOV 8TH 

ONLINE LGBTQ PANEL 

7pm-8:30pm EST “  Empowering and Celebrating LGBTQ+ Voices” 

 

Ricky Ramon/moderator, Credits include (MFA, MA, Ed.M, Howard Prof/AEA Stage Manager, Rep Stage, Theater Alliance, Freelance director)

 

Featuring Talks with our extremely talented LGBTQ Panel:  Nikki Blonsky, Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi, Jon Hudson Odom, Dezi Bing and Aneesh Sheth.

DAY  1 - OCTOBER 31st, 2019 6pm:  Doors open - Introductions by Neva, Elena and Special Guests 6:30 - 7:50pm:  Day 1 - Block A Disco Thoughts - Music Video - Switzerland  - 5:00 Epic Quest - Pilot / Fantasy - Vancouver, Canada - 12:19 The Vault - Sci-Fi Web Series - Ontario, Canada - 10:00 Unworthy - Horror Web Series - Minnesota, USA -  TBD  Blackout - Mystery Horror Web Series - Toronto/ Ontario Canada - 8:33 Guess I'm a Ghost - Comedy Web Series - California, USA - 15:00 Abracadavers - Comedy Web Series - Canada - 11:34 Dream Story Ep1 - Fantasy Podcast -  USA - 11:32 7:50 - 8pm: BREAK  ​ 8pm - 9:15: Day 1 - Block B Wish Weasel - Sci-Fi/ Fantasy Web Series - New York, USA - 7:30 Killa Kafe - Comedy Web Series - Australia - 15:00 Demon X - Horror Web Series - Canada - 5:00 Tanked - Comedy Web Series - Toronto, Canada - 8:29 Underland - Drama Web Series - Brazil - 15:00 League of S.T.E.A.M. - Sci-Fi/ Musical Web Series - LA, USA - 15:00 Necessary Evil - Fantasy/ Dark Comedy - Canada - 9:00 Savant Kali - Music Video - LA, USA - 3:00 9:15 - 930 - BREAK 9:30pm - 10pm: ENTERTAINMENT / Costume Contest 10:15 - Parade around Harbor East in Costume over to the PUB!! (Exact Location TBD)
 
DAY  1 - OCTOBER 31st, 2019 6pm:  Doors open - Introductions by Neva, Elena and Special Guests 6:30 - 7:50pm:  Day 1 - Block A Disco Thoughts - Music Video - Switzerland  - 5:00 Epic Quest - Pilot / Fantasy - Vancouver, Canada - 12:19 The Vault - Sci-Fi Web Series - Ontario, Canada - 10:00 Unworthy - Horror Web Series - Minnesota, USA -  TBD  Blackout - Mystery Horror Web Series - Toronto/ Ontario Canada - 8:33 Guess I'm a Ghost - Comedy Web Series - California, USA - 15:00 Abracadavers - Comedy Web Series - Canada - 11:34 Dream Story Ep1 - Fantasy Podcast -  USA - 11:32 7:50 - 8pm: BREAK  ​ 8pm - 9:15: Day 1 - Block B Wish Weasel - Sci-Fi/ Fantasy Web Series - New York, USA - 7:30 Killa Kafe - Comedy Web Series - Australia - 15:00 Demon X - Horror Web Series - Canada - 5:00 Tanked - Comedy Web Series - Toronto, Canada - 8:29 Underland - Drama Web Series - Brazil - 15:00 League of S.T.E.A.M. - Sci-Fi/ Musical Web Series - LA, USA - 15:00 Necessary Evil - Fantasy/ Dark Comedy - Canada - 9:00 Savant Kali - Music Video - LA, USA - 3:00 9:15 - 930 - BREAK 9:30pm - 10pm: ENTERTAINMENT / Costume Contest 10:15 - Parade around Harbor East in Costume over to the PUB!! (Exact Location TBD)