12th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival Panel Conference
How to Use Your Short Film As Proof of Concept & Get Noticed | Presented by Film LA and Stage 32
Friday, August 12 | 7:00 pm | Event Information
Stage 32 is honored to bring a panel to the Hollyshorts Film Festival that focuses on how to use your short film as a proof of concept and what you can do as a filmmaker to get noticed.
Begging, Borrowing, and Bartering, the Secrets to Producing on a Micro-Budget hosted by Ms In the Biz
Saturday, August 13 | 3:00 pm | Event Information
Writers from the premier site for women in entertainment "Ms. In The Biz" come together to discuss their wide-ranging experience producing independent film, and how to make the seemingly impossible, possible...
How To “Own It” in Hollywood and be BO$$ – Intellectual Property Primer Workshop
Saturday, August 13 | 5:00 pm | Event Information
Ever felt like all your efforts to getting your content made were for naught during distribution negotiations because they got all the rights and your creative vision got lost in the corporate shuffle?
New Frontiers in Virtual Reality
Saturday, August 13 | 7:00 pm | Event Information
A panel with amazingly talented filmmakers that are creating content in the VR space. Tune in to hear about this new form of storytelling and how these women are helping to pave the way for this exciting medium.
Transitioning From Film and TV to The Digital World
Sunday, August 14 | 3:00 pm | Event Information
The transition from television and film to digital can be a bumpy one and you probably have a lot of questions. How are they similar and different? Is digital a hybrid of film and TV or something else altogether? Where do I start?
Film Festival Directors Dish on What it Takes To Get Into A Festival
Sunday, August 14 | 5:00 pm | Event Information
How do you get your film or script into a festival? There isn’t a one-size-fits-all answer. You’ll want to attend this event to hear from our loaded panel who will explain what it really takes.
Abundant Productions Presents: Abundant’s Story Playground
Sunday, August 14 | 6:00 pm | Event Information
A unique and popular Seattle phenomenon is premiering at the 12th Annual HollyShorts Festival and Conference. Cocktail party to follow
Crowdfunding to Build Independence
Monday, August 15 | 7:00 pm | Event Information
The only proven path to independence as an artist is a direct connection to your audience. Crowdfunding is becoming a fundamental piece of most financing plans for independent film. Cocktail party to follow
How to Brand, Market and Build an Audience using Social Media and Marketing Hustle | A Fire Side Chat with Indie Film Hustle and Stage32.com
Tuesday, August 16 | 7:00 pm | Event Information
You’ve got an amazing script, now what? The first step is to identify your audience and create a brand for yourself that you can leverage when crowdfunding or selling your film. Cocktail party to follow.
How To Get Your First Feature Film Funded
Wednesday, August 17 | 7:00 pm | Event Information
Award winning Dream Team Directors, Bayou Bennett and Daniel Lir, host their legendary panel on film funding. This year they bring together experts that will empower you with tools of the trade for getting your first feature film made.
Film LA & Stage 32 Special Event
LIVE Streamed Panel - Navigate Filming in LA: Incentives, Locations & more! | Film LA offices @ Sunset + Vine | Presented by Film LA and Stage 32
Thursday, August 18 | 2:30 pm | Event Information
LA has become a hotbed of film and television activity due to the tripling of the state’s tax credit. We wll discuss how you, as a creative, can navigate LA, Access Tax Incentives, reduce costs, find great locations and go over various case studies with our esteemed panelists.
Uncovering the Social Intelligence of Film
Thursday, August 18 | 4:00 pm | Event Information
This panel will illustrate the critical role of online data and insights it provides to funding, creating and distributing films. Closing Night Panel Event & Cocktail party to follow.
Celluloid - the Straight Truth About Affordability, Infrastructure, Process and Paradigm
Thursday, August 18 | 7:00pm | Event Information