MEETINGS

Martha Pinson / "Power" (Kerry Hayes)

NYSSN meets every couple of months - typically on a Sunday - on a September-June cycle.

 

Unless otherwise stated, meetings are usually held at:

Playwrights Rehearsal Studios (formerly 440 Studios)

440 Lafayette St, Manhattan, New York.

Subways: Astor Place (6), 8th St (N/R)

 

*Please check the noticeboard inside for room # on the day.*

 

Notes to past NYSSN meetings can be found in the Members ARCHIVES page.

 

Non-members are welcome to audit a meeting if they are unsure about joining the network.

 

Please contact us if you are attending for the first time.

BYOC Focus on Non-Union Script Supervisors

September 20th, 11-1pm @ Zoom

Alisa Traskunov will lead the discussion; topics will include starting off with pen and paper and transitioning to digital, how to network, and how to keep busy in between jobs especially during quarantine. BYOC: brew your own coffee!

Digital Workflow Panel 5 & 6

May 26th, 3-5pm @ Zoom

PANEL #5: WHAT WORKS BEST FOR DIFFERENT SHOW FORMATS?

Episodic / Commercials / Live and Live-To-Tape /Student films

PANEL #6: WHAT HAPPENS TO OUR NOTES?

Editors talk about what is useful and what is distracting in various systems

Kate Sanford / Michael Taylor / Tim Squires /Andy Kier

Digital Workflow Panel 4

May 19th, 3-5pm @ Zoom

PANEL #4: GENERAL NOTE TAKING APPLICATIONS

REVISIONS (Scriptation, PDF Expert)

MATCHING (Scriptation, PDF Expert)

SCRIPT LINING (PDF Expert)

ORGANIZING (GoodReader, GoodNotes)

Digital Workflow Panel 2 & 3

May 12th, 1-3 @ Zoom

PANEL #2: CREATIVE USES OF OFFICE SUITES

WORD PROCESSING (Microsoft Word, Apple Pages)

SPREADSHEETS (Excel, Googlesheets, Numbers - with paper and digital workflows)

 

PANEL #3: FRAME CAPTURE AND SCANNING SYSTEMS

Q-Take, Teradek, Black MagicScanner Pro, Turbo Scan, Doxie Scanner & CamScan

Digital Workflow Panel 1

May 11th, 3-5pm @ Zoom

We are excited to announce the beginning of a series of digital workflow panels to be held via ZOOM during the month of May. These discussion panels will be conducted by Mary Cybulski, former Script Supervisor and author of 'Beyond Continuity: Script Supervision for the Modern Filmmaker'. This is a follow up to our last meeting (when we met in person!) and the questionnaire that we sent out in February.

PANEL #1: SYSTEMS MADE ESPECIALLY FOR SCRIPT SUPERVISORS
PETER SKARRATT AND SCRIPTE
DO-IT-YOURSELF SYSTEMS (Filemaker Pro, Notability, Movie Slate, Numbers)

Inaugural NYSSN Zoom meeeting

March 31st, 1-3pm @ Zoom

Welcome to our first virtual NYSSN meeting! Now, social connection and sharing information with each other is more important than ever. Plus, going forward, this will be a helpful tool so our more distant members can join us at meetings. This will be an informal meeting to check in with how evereyone is doing since the industry shutdown on March 13th.

Beer 'n' Burgers

February 4:30-7:30pm @ The Winslow

Our winter hang has been pushed to a new date and new venue! However first round is still on us starting from 4:30pm. Find us at:

 

The Winslow Gin House and Eatery

243 East 14th Street 
 

Please RSVP !