The FILM INDEPENDENT FORUM made a triumphant return last weekend (albeit further west than in years past – due to a venue change to Loyola Marymount University’s campus), and SAGindie likewise triumphantly returned as a sponsor. This year’s weekend of filmmaker talks, case studies, screenings, network meetings, and more took place from April 26-28, 2019.

Things kicked off with an opening night screening of Olivia Wilde‘s feature directorial debut BOOKSMART, followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker.

There was a lot more to learn during the weekend festivities, from documentary financing to branded content to pitching. And Film Independent was kind enough to provide video of some of the events!

 

Film Independent Forum 2019 Opening Night: Olivia Wilde

 

Film Independent Forum 2019 Keynote: Nisha Ganatra and Lilly Singh

 

Film Independent Forum 2019 Keynote: Len Amato

WHAT DID YOU LEARN AT THE 2019 FILM INDEPENDENT FORUM?

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