Everything is changing. Film is no longer only being done on big screens. Television is now a place where the Hollywood bigs play. Online video is not just for vlogs. Everyone is streaming.
If Content was King in 2004, in 2015…it's GOD.
Join us for this look at how technology and digital has influenced how storytellers and media entrepreneurs create, market, finance and distribute their content today..and beyond!
Are you ready for what comes NEXT? PARTICIPANTS INCLUDE:
The Future of Film Finance & Distribution
MICAH AINSLEY BROWN, Chief Executive Officer FILM FUNDR | www.filmfundr.com
Micah Brown is CEO of Filmfundr, a company dedicated to articulating the value of independent film and enabling student and minority filmmakers to access the capital they need to create great art, in tandem with the mobile and digital enabled content delivery revolution.
Demonstrating great skill diversity prior to founding his startup, Micah founded another startup which was successfully sold to a major HR brand, worked as a senior level technology consultant in the insurance industry and has worked in commercial, retail and investment banking as well for Viacom and NBC.
“Basically, I challenge you - both people and companies - to explore what you do not know and achieve what do you not think you can with the knowledge of what you do know, all without the fear of failure, because I have failed so much that its made me successful, so surely if can succeed, so can you.”
FILM FUNDR | www.filmfundr.com Filmfundr enables. We value film through technology and help fund and distribute, including enabling Virtual Reality Content to be created.
We help first time filmmakers, film students and established directors and individuals value & fund disruptive content. From inception to premiere and beyond, we help filmmakers bring content to screens, mobile or otherwise. We assist independent film makers and students in particular, to fulfill their film visions.
The Reality of Virtual Reality
MARK STERNBERG, Co-Founder NY CINEMATIC VR | cinematicvr.nyc
A group dedicated to this new era of filmmaking brought about by the new tools enabling cinematic virtual reality (CVR) experiences. As this group starts, we will highlight upcoming events related to CVR. As the tools become more accessible, we will begin producing CVR experiences ourselves.
Hosted By Daron Jenkins + Diane Villavieja NEW YORK FILM LOFT | www.nyfilmloft.com New York Film Loft brings together an amazing community of filmed media entrepreneurs, creatives, mentors, investors, and businesses, all with a common trait: the ability to dream big, and a hunger to disrupt the world of film, television and digital media.
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