Taking place during the 31st annual Independent Film Week (formerly IFP Market), IFP’s five-day Independent Filmmaker Conference is the must-attend event for film and media professionals to learn how today’s creative choices and business decisions are impacting tomorrow’s artists, industry and audiences – and shaping the future of independent film and media-making.
Bringing together over 2,000 top business executives, filmmakers, producers, students, distributors and new media pioneers in New York City for innovative panel discussions, social networking opportunities, and ”sneak preview” screenings, the Conference provides all attendees with access and opportunity for emerging filmmakers and seasoned industry professionals alike to learn the latest trends in the art and business of independent filmmaking.
Keynotes include Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding; Amelia) and Peter Saraf (Big Beach Films, Little Miss Sunshine). The Conference will include advice from pioneering independent filmmakers and insights from industry leaders from Big Beach Films, BMI, Focus Features, HBO, Hot Docs, Kodak, SAGIndie, Sundance, SXSW, This is That, Withoutabox, and more!
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Download the Conference Brochure, get more info, and purchase passes at www.filmmakerconference.com
September 19-23, 2009, New York City
at Fashion Institute of Technology [ F.I.T ] Haft Auditorium
27th Street between 7th & 8th Avenue
Five Days. Dozen of Panels. Daily Social Networking
Daily Conference Themes Include: SATURDAY: Making your First Feature, SUNDAY: Making Your First Feature, MONDAY: Filmmaking 2.0, TUESDAY: The Global Marketplace, WEDNESDAY: The Truth About Non-Fiction
Day Pass $60
Week Pass: $220