PANELS & WORKSHOPS PRESENTED

Note: All panels will include Question and Answer sessions after a brief discussion.

 

THE LEGAL BUSINESS OF FILMMAKING (PANEL)

Moderator: Joshua Saval

Indie Filmmakers will learn the basics and absolute legal essentials for making their film. Topics discussed will include: forming a production company; investment contracts; contracts with producers, cast, crew & writers; product placement agreements; licensing agreements of intellectual property and so much more.

THE ART OF DISTRIBUTION (PANEL)

Moderator: Joshua Saval

This is one of the biggest challenges for an Indie Filmmaker, yet getting distribution for their feature film can determine their future as a filmmaker. In this panel we will discuss the planning and paths that a filmmaker can take towards obtaining distribution. Topics discussed will include: When to get distribution; Film Festivals & Distribution; Domestic and International Distribution; Types of Distribution Deals and more.

 

FILMMAKING: FROM SCRIPT TO SCREEN (WIFT PANEL)

Moderator: Austin Janowsky   Panel: Nancy McBride, Art Smith, Rebecca Hodges, Lindsey Fuller

This panel is presented by members of Women in Film & Television. Join in on a lively discussion that covers all of the different areas of filmmaking from the people who work in the industry. From Development, Pre-production, Production and Post, you will gain valuable insight from those who have been making a successful living working in the film industry.

 

SCREENWRITING WITH ELLEN SCHNUR & MIRIAM GODSPEED

 

IMPROV & ACTING EXERCISES FOR THE WORKING ACTOR WITH CAROLE GORDON

AUDITIONING ON CAMERA

Brought to you by Prodigy Talent Training

SEVEN SECRETS EVERY FILMMAKER SHOULD KNOW

Brought to you by the Jalbert Brothers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=doAuf1FuCu0&feature=youtu.be

THE ART OF MUSIC IN FILM AND TELEVISION

Brought to you by Carl Borden and Gene Culver

How composers can make a name for themselves and gain exposure for their music in the independent film market.(Original scores, licensing, etc.

THE CHALLENGES OF BEING A WOMAN IN FILM

Moderator: Austin Janowsky  Panel: Diana Angelson, Ranelle Golden, Michelle Brown,

A Q&A Panel comprised of women in the industry on both sides of the camera, including special guest, Diane Angelson, who wrote and directed Armenia, My Love which is on the short list to win an Oscar!

“OFFICIAL SELECTIONS” Q&A WITH THE FILMMAKERS, PRODUCERS, WRITERS

​All Participants to be announced by February 10.

LIVE READ OF WINNING SHORT SCREENPLAY

Details to be announced February 2017

LIVE READ OF WINNING FEATURE SCREENPLAY

​Details to be announced February 2017

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