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Bonus Features: Panel Day
August 25th, 2012 1-5 PM
The Last Bookstore LA

Like any good film in the Blu-Ray era, we’re pairing our amazing shorts with some equally amazing Bonus Features. Join us as some of the most exciting personalities in the independent world chat all things media: from what programmers at major festivals are looking for to women’s role in the media to how to transition from creating web content to working in film and tv- it’s all happening, and it’s all happening at one of the coolest venues in LA- the Last Bookstore.

 

1:00-2:00 PM

What We're Looking For

Programmers dish on what whets their festival palette and what they crave from the next generation of indie film.

Terrie Samundara: Slamdance/Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles

Stacey Marbrey: Sundance/ AFI

Saskia Wilson Brown: founder of Cinema Speakeasy

Drea Clark: Los Angeles Film Festival

Paul Sbrizzi: Outfest

The Vacationeers on the web panel cracking up Jenna.  

The Vacationeers on the web panel cracking up Jenna.

 

Jane Espenson and Brad "Cheeks" Bell from Husbands on the web panel  

Jane Espenson and Brad "Cheeks" Bell from Husbands on the web panel

 

2:15-3:15

Spinning the Web

Turning internet content into Film & Tv conquests.

Brian Singleton and Jim Brandon: Dorm Life // Arrested Development

Nick Kocher & Brian McElhaney: BriTANick // Goodwin Games

Todd Berger, Kevin M Brennan & Jeff Grace: The Vacationeers // It's a Disaster

3:30-4:30

The New Stereotype

Women shaping the art and business of storytelling (hosted by hellogiggles.com)

Kirsten Smith (Writer: "Legally Blonde", "10 Things I Hate About You", Producer: "Whip It!")

Diana Ritchey (Producer, "American Dad")

Cherry Chevapravatdumrong (Writer/Producer: "Family Guy", Young Adult Author: "DupliKate", "She's So Money")

Tarin Anderson (Cinematographer on Music Videos for Death Cab for Cutie, Young the Giant, Nikka Costa, and Commercials for Dodge, Arby's, and Disney)

Gingger Shankar (Composer on Sundance Audience Award film, Circumstance, and Passion of the Christ)

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