London Short Film Festival Industry SessionsThis ticket will give you access to both Friday events:
FESTIVAL FORMULA & LONDON SHORT FILM FESTIVAL PRESENT: FILM FESTIVAL STRATEGY
14:00 HACKNEY ATTIC
Katie McCullough (Festival Formula), Prano Bailey Bond (filmmaker) and Philip Ilson (London Short Film Festival) sit down to discuss the importance of film festivals and of creating a specific festival strategy for each movie. Drawing from different perspectives, they will cover everything from creating a personalised strategy for your film, making sure you use and showcase your film’s best assets, to the role and responsibility of the programmer when selecting films.
COMMISSION, CURATE, PROMOTE AND POSITION SHORT FILMS ONLINE
16:00 HACKNEY ATTIC
Join NOWNESS video commissioner Katie Metcalfe, as she reveals how they work with directors to make emotional and sensorial stories designed to provoke inspiration and debate. She will discuss NOWNESS commissioning process, what they are looking for and how they curate, promote and position films online. This session will also cover general advice around how and when to release your film online, engage an audience and how to navigate the journey of a short film.
The doors close 15 minutes after the event has started.