The Film Independent Forum is an information packed three-day event (October 25-27, 2013) geared toward independent filmmakers, content creators and industry insiders. The weekend kicks off with a screening of the Dallas Buyers Club followed by a Q&A with the film’s producers and a reception where you can mingle with your future collaborators. The rest of the weekend is filled with panel discussions, unique networking opportunities, as well as keynote speeches from Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer, Netflix, and Ava DuVernay, writer/director, Middle of Nowhere, Venus VS.
Hear about the ups, downs and everything-in-betweens from producers, directors, financiers and more, including: Kyle Patrick Alvarez, writer/director, C.O.G.; Robbie Brenner and Rachel Winter, producers Dallas Buyers Club; Ryan Coogler, writer/director, Fruitvale Station; Lauren Greenfield, producer/director Queen of Versailles; Matthew Greenfield, Senior Vice President of Production, Fox Searchlight; Jacob Kornbluth, director, Inequality for All; and Brendon Chung, founder, Blendo Games.
– Tailoring your financing asks and the future of crowdfunding
– Distribution and innovative ways to reach your audience
– Storytelling through video games
– Off-the-record advice from those who’ve found success in Indiewood
– Plus more!
Take advantage of the special student rate of only $150 (regularly $325).