This year’s conference will be intimate and diverse, taking place at IFP MN’s new Media Arts Center, 550 Vandalia Street, Suite 120, in St. Paul! We’re thrilled to announce another fantastic lineup for our mainstay event for indie filmmakers. Our topics and confirmed guests include:
- SAGIndie: Working with Professional Actors on Indie Shorts & Features with Kathy Byrne of SAG-AFTRA Chicago, casting director Lynn Blumenthal, Matt Osterman (Writer/Director, 400 DAYS), and more.
- Secrets of Festival Programmers panel with Dierdre Haj (Director, Full Frame Documentary Film Festival), Tom Hall (Executive Director, Montclair Film Festival), Dan Hunt (Programmer, Tribeca Film Festival), Andrew Peterson (IFP MN Executive Director/Director of Programming, Provincetown International Film Festival), and more.
- Documentary Spotlight: Finding Your Story in Post with Anne Sundberg (Director/Producer, IN MY FATHER’S HOUSE; JOAN RIVERS: A PIECE OF WORK), Penelope Falk (Editor, JOAN RIVERS: A PIECE OF WORK), Mark Steele (Co-Producer, CUTIE AND THE BOXER) and film composer Tom Scott (WAR DANCE; MISS TIBET: BEAUTY IN EXILE).
- Additional panel and guests TBA soon!
Coffee and registration begins at 9:00 am with the first panel starting at 9:45. Lunch buffet is included with admission, and a festive networking reception concludes the day from 4:00 to 6:00 pm!
Admission: $75 IFP MN members, $100 general public, $65 seniors/students
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