Show Me the Money Day
OUT OF THE BOX FUNDING
Producers Marilyn Ness (CAMERAPERSON, TRAPPED), Iyabo Boyd (Feedback Loop), and David Bellinson (ALL THE RAGE (SAVED BY SARNO)) share their experiences getting projects financed and the creative steps they had to take along the way. Moderator: Julie La’Bassiere (BAFTA).
MAKING YOUR SKILLS PAY: SUSTAINABILITY
ArtHome’s Esther Robinson leads this discussion on how to make a living as a documentarian and how you can make your career sustainable, featuring Chicken & Egg Pictures’ Jenni Wolfson, filmmakers Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg (MARATHON: THE PATRIOTS DAY BOMBING), Yoruba Richen (THE NEW BLACK), and Carrie Lozano (THE BALLAD OF FRED HERSCH) on making smart choices in your career.
OPERATING IN THE GREY AREA, LEGAL & ETHICAL ISSUES IN DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING
Entertainment attorneys Marc H Simon and Andrea Cannistraci of Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard, LLC, along with filmmaker Maxim Pozdorovkin (CLÍNICA DE MIGRANTES), guide you through the rules and regulations of privacy, hidden cameras, right to record, confidentiality, permission, and releases to help you protect yourself and your work. Co-presented by Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard, LLC.
SUCCESSES, FAILURES & CRAZY IN-BETWEENS
Getting your film funded often comes with unexpected results, and surprises come with the territory. Hear from Kickstarter’s Liz Cook, along with filmmakers Jill Campbell (MR CHIBBS), Damani Baker (THE HOUSE ON COCO ROAD), and Deirdre Fischel (CARE) about what worked and what didn’t.
Individual tickets are not available for DOC NYC PRO. To attend, purchase one of the following Passes: All Access Pass, DOC NYC PRO Pass, or Show Me the Money Day Pass.