Our friends at Women Make Movies have some exciting workshops coming up. Check them out and RSVP to attend!
Meet the Industry: Cinetic with Jason Ishikawa
Wednesday, March 29, 6:30-8:30 pm
Cinetic Media is a New York-based film and media company that, since its founding in 2001, has provided advisory services in every aspect of development and operations related to film and documentary. Some of their Sundance 2017 acquisition pick-ups were City of Ghosts, Mudbound, Nobody Speak: Hulk Hogan, Gawker and the Trials of a Free Press and Call Me By Your Name.
Cinetic’s Jason Ishikawa will be at WMM for the first time to share his expertise in how to conquer the international market for your narrative or documentary film covering everything from co-production, festivals, sales and more.
Meet the Industry: In Conversation with Loira Limbal from Firelight Media
Thursday, April 6th | 6:30-8:30 pm
Founded in 2000 by MacArthur ‘Genius’ Fellow, Stanley Nelson, Firelight Media produces award-winning films that expose injustice, illuminate the power of community and tell a history seldom told. Firelight connects these films with concrete and innovative ways for diverse audiences to be inspired, educated and mobilized into action. In addition, Firelight is dedicated to developing documentary filmmakers whose projects advance underrepresented stories, moving them from the margins to the forefront of mainstream media through high quality, powerful productions.
Join Vice President, Loira Limbal in conversation walking the participants through Firelight Media and highlighting some of the their recent productions, Tell Them We Are Rising (Sundance 2017) The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, Southwest of Salem, (T)ERROR, Las Marthas and many more… the Firelight Labs, how to be a Firelight Fellow and much, much more.