Panel - Active Cinema Toolkit



Rafael 3 Sat, Oct 11, 2014 12:30 PM
Film Info
Section:New Movies Lab
Active Cinema
Running Time:90


A dynamic panel of filmmaker-innovators will discuss their work and practices-in transmedia storytelling, participatory technology and other tools—and discuss ways that new platforms can support filmmakers and their efforts to use the power of story to inspire quantifiable engagement.

Invited Guests:

Christiane Robbins (moderator),  Filmmaker/Director (The Bauhaus Ranch & Edendale); Founding Director/Professor, Matrix Program-Inter-Media, USC; Collections include: MOMA & the Whitney Museum of Art. Leaves Little to be Desired (MVFF1991), MVFF Videofest Trailer (1985), Perfect Leader (1984), Leaving the 20th C (1982).

Helen Demichiel - filmmaker, writer (Love Lunch Community; Tarentella MVFF 1995), former Executive Director, NAMAC

Wendy Levy - Director, New Arts Axis; Senior Consultant, Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program; Co-Founder of Sparkwise; Executive Director, NAMAC

Zeresenay Mehari - filmmaker, writer (Difret, 2014)

Kenji Yamamoto - editor, producer (Rebels with a Cause, MVFF 2013, Trust: Second Acts in Young Lives, MVFF 2010)

Denise Zmekhol - filmmaker (From the Ground to the Cloud, MVFF 2014; Trading Bows and Arrows for Laptops, MVFF 2009; Children of the Amazon, MVFF 2008)