Students are available to help with other projects around the state, he said.
Before the night ended, all those in attendance introduced themselves and spoke on projects they were working on.
From local actors and comedians, casting directors and film officials to those looking to model in commercials, do voice-overs or just learn the ropes, the room was filled with something for everyone.
Making connections and networking with those involved in the industry is important, Film and Television Office officials said.
"And I always learn a lot," Newton said.
Film officials and visitors also enjoyed a dinner after the meeting provided by Pinkerton's culinary arts students.
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