Meeting Schedule

RMM General Meetings
LAST THURSDAY of each month
6:30pm at RCTV
21 Gorham Street, Rochester 14605
Directions to RCTV

RMM Producer meetings
By appointment: email Stan AT RochesterMovieMakers DOT org

RMM Executive Committee
Second Thursday of each month
6pm at the Little Theater Cafe
240 East Avenue

RMM Writers Workshop
We're looking for a new permanent location!

We are currently holding writers meetings alternate Wednesdays at CROSSROADS COFFEE, 6pm - 8pm. 752 S. Goodman Street, right behind The Cinema.


2015 Dates TBD

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Donate to RMM

Become a voting member:
$25 annually
$10 for students

RMM / RCTV membership

Pay just $65 to become a member of both RMM and Rochester Community Television to get discounts on classes at RCTV.

Rochester Movie Makers

Welcome to the Rochester Movie Makers (RMM) web center. Register for our newsletter to get the latest news and network with other filmmakers in the Rochester area. Rochester Movie Makers Members Meetings, Executive Committee, Writers Group and Producer meetings are open to the general public and you are welcome to attend.

Rochester Movie Makers general meetings:

We now meet on the LAST THURSDAY of each month at RCTV, 21 Gorham Street, Rochester, NY 14605. Meetings begin at 6:30 pm.  Please arrive promptly, as our front desk person is only on duty till 7pm.

Click here for map and photos (PDF).


  • November meeting is 12/4/14
  • December meeting is 1/8/15 — The Holiday Gift Exchange Party.

We will return to “last Thursday” meetings for the January meeting 1/29/15

RMM Producer meetings:
RMM Producer Meetings are now by appointment.  If you want to talk about a project you need help with or to become involved in a project between member meetings, email Stan AT RochesterMovieMakers DOT org and we will arrange a meeting or chat by phone on how Rochester Movie Makers can help you.

RMM Executive Committee meetings:
Second Thursday of each month, 6pm at the Little Theater Cafe, 240 East Avenue.



It’s summertime, time for shooting short films!  Visit the Summer Shorts page for information about how to take part and important documents every producer should have.



Thanks to all who participated in the 2014 RMM Auditions.

For directors and producers, information about purchasing video reels from the event is posted on the Auditions page.



Thanks again to all the writers for sharing their scripts with us. Don’t forget that auditions will be coming up in May.

The winners of the 2014 Script-aPalooza were:

1st Place- Help! The Producer is Killing Us by Hank Shaw
2nd Place- Can I Tell You a Story by Curt Markham
3rd Place- Inbox by Ken Rhodes

Congratulations and thank you to all that participated!




RMM presents the 72 Hour Mind 2 Movie Challenge

Thanks to the record-breaking 19 teams who competed and completed short films in 72  hours!



Congratulations to our winners:

First Place: “Ed” by Claydogh

Second Place: “Final Chapter” by Moment Driven Media

Editing Prize: “Hook Up My Son!” by Lemon Fresh Bastards

See the films online here.

About Rochester Movie Makers

RMM Mission Statement- to create, develop and promote filmmaking and filmmakers in Rochester, NY.

RMM is a NY State Educational Cooperative 501(c)(3) designed to help connect local film makers and persons interested in learning more about filmmaking. Attend meetings regularly to be exposed to other people in the Rochester area that want to help and be helped executing the sometimes complicated, time consuming but usually very fun and rewarding process called filmmaking. Learn by doing at RMM.

RMM in the News

RMM collects annual dues for “Voting Members” of $25.00 ($10.00 for students). You DO NOT have to pay dues to attend RMM meetings. Dues and donations are used to fund and grow the organization and are tax deductible.

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