The Filmmakers’ Summit

Join us for a day of guest speakers, panels, and the latest equipment as we kick off the 43rd Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival. The Summit’s aim is to provide information and discussion of issues and trends in independent filmmaking with a focus on regional opportunities and resources.

Thursday November 10, 2016

10 am – 5 pm

Fields Ballroom, Portland Art Museum

1119 SW Park Avenue

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Admission to the Filmmakers’ Summit is included in the Festival Pass. Admission is complimentary to Portland State University students with valid student ID.


PRESENTERS

10:30 am

JULIANA LUKASIK OF @LARGE FILMS

Gender Balance and Media: What’s at stake?

 

11:30 am

PANEL: ACHIEVING EQUITY IN FILMMAKING.

How can the film community better encourage and engage more diverse voices.

ENIE VAISBURD, faculty, Pacific University

ALICIA J ROSE, Portland filmmaker

DAWN JONES REDSTONE, Portland filmmaker

AUDREY GOLDFARB, Portland filmmaker and grip

ELIJAH HASAN, Portland filmmaker

Moderated by André Middleton – Director of Equity and Inclusion at Portland Community Media

 

1 pm

KATY DAVIDSON (Music Producer) AND MADELINE DOWLING (Music Supervisor) OF MUSIC LICENSING COMPANY MARMOSET

Fostering creativity and collaboration between the local film and musician community.

 

2 pm

PANEL: THE EPISODIC

Making new work for new modes of distribution.

DREW BEARD, faculty, Portland State University

ROBERT BENJAMIN, founder of Members Media

ALICIA J ROSE, Portland filmmaker and episodic workshop instructor

ZACH SCHULTZ, Portland filmmaker

BETH HARRINGTON, Portland filmmaker

Lara Cuddy, Portland filmmaker/Line Producer

Moderated by André Middleton – Director of Equity and Inclusion at Portland Community Media

 

3:30 pm

FESTIVAL JUDGE JONATHAN MARLOW IN CONVERSATION WITH FILMMAKER HANNAH PIPER BURNS

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