Stephens’ “Conventioneers” at Facets Feb. 15

“CONVENTIOEERS” ACTORS Trevor Murphy and Alek Freidman conduct a workshop Feb. 15 before the film plays in the IFP/Chicago Meet the Filmmakers Series.

Mora Stephens directed from a script she wrote with producer/editor Joel Viertel, about a delegate and a protester who rekindle a failed romance from their school days at Dartmouth.

Shot against the backdrop of the 2004 RNC, “Conventioneers” premiered at the 2005 Tribeca Film Festival and is nominated for a John Cassavetes Award from the Independent Spirit Awards.

Workshop at 6 p.m., screening at 7 p.m., at Facets Multi-Media, 1517 W. Fullerton. See

MCAI’S MEETING Feb. 15 presents an overview on new P2 technology at Roscor, 1061 Feehanville Dr., Mt. Prospect, 6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. presentation. Members free, guests $15.

MG CHICAGO MEETING Feb. 15 discusses how to create fast abstract visuals with Apple’s Motion program. At the Apple Store, 679 N. Michigan, 6:30-8 p.m. Cocktail reception follows at F212 Lounge, 401 N. Wells, 8:30-10 p.m.