The Xanadu Entertainment 2023 GAME PLAN

• For the past two years, Cynthia has been creating an on-line art exhibit with over 70 pieces using Encaustic, cold wax, watercolor, collage and mixed media techniques. All proceeds from the sale of these art works will be donated to UCSF cancer center in San Francisco.

• Melinda has joined the full time faculty of the prestigious school, Performing Arts Academy Of Marin. She is teaching weekly on camera/acting classes and has special 3-5 day filmmaking workshops. PAAM has 6 beautiful studios and a black box theater.

• Melinda was hired by Academy Award winning filmmaker Bruce Nicholson to choreograph a balletic nymph dance in his new film, A Brief Encounter. We shot with dancers from Houston ballet and Oakland ballet on green screen at Academy of Art. She also was hired to do the casting and coach the actors for Bruce’s new 2023 film, A Brief Encounter.

• Melinda is now a global independent talent/model scout working closely with various agencies in the Bay Area and Los Angeles markets, and submitting to many Bay Area agencies as well as Los Angeles agencies.

• Melinda has joined the staff of the talent management group, 1015 MANAGEMENT as the head of the Agency representation and the exclusive on camera teacher for all the talent. So far, Melinda has facilitated ten of her students acquire SF representation in a franchised agency and recently, three signed with Peter Kallinteris Agency in LA.

• Melinda and Cynthia have been hired by the prestigious San Francisco Dance Film Festival to curate and produce a new family and friends film festival. The children’s festival will become a component of the 10 year old existing festival with dance-based animated and live-action films screening in both November 2019 and March 2020.

• Cynthia’s latest children’s short, Polka Dott, has been screened in 45 international festivals.

• Cynthia has completed her 30-minute tween film Pixie & Dust. She had screenings at 3210 Kerner, The Lark Theater and The Balboa in San Francisco for cast and crew, industry people and potential distributors.

• Melinda directed and choreographed three new short films: The Secret Woman, The Kid and the Hitman, and Night Shift.

• For seven years Melinda and Cynthia have taught for the California Film Institute in their SUMMERFILM series. The filmmaking classes called “Cinemaniacs” included creating short films from start to finish with the teens.

• Melinda and Cynthia have actively been pitching to NETFLIX, Sesame Street and Nickelodeon in response to their RFP’s for new children’s content for all their platforms.

• We have signed deals with FACETS kids, ZERB tv and AmebaTV, online children’s film libraries which are screened on over 75 international platforms. They have all acquired all of Xanadu's children's films.

A mysterious meeting in a darkened movie theater reveals unexpected results.

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