Panel: Mass Works-In-Progress Pitch Session
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Showings
UMassThu, Apr 27 4:00 PM Free Event
 
Description

The Mass. Works-in-Progress Pitch Session spotlights local filmmakers at various stages in their careers and at different stages of production with their projects. The IFFBoston/UMB Film Series' WIP event takes place before a general audience of filmgoers, potential funders, broadcasters, festival programmers, brand partners and industry insiders. The goal of the event is to create a unique coalition of awareness and support for local filmmakers.

WIP FILMS

  • BRINGING IT HOME — Directed by Ellen Brodsky
  • THE FIGHT TO RUN — Directed by Benjamin Severance
  • MINOR ATTRACTION — Directed by Amelia Evans
  • MISSING IN BROOKS COUNTY — Directed by Jeff Bemiss & Lisa Molomot
  • THE MOUNTAIN AND THE MAGIC CITY — Directed by Bridget Besaw
  • SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF THE INCARCERATED — Directed by Denali Tiller
  • TETHYS — Directed by Ben Pender-Cudlip

JURORS

  • Christopher Hastings — Executive Producer and Editorial Manager of Content for WORLD Channel
  • Gina James — Boston StorySLAM Producer for The Moth
  • Monika Navarro — Senior Manager of Content at ITVS
  • Kavita Pillay — Fulbright Scholar, Filmmaker and PRI contributor

MODERATOR
Chico Colvard — Filmmaker, Professor of Cinema at MassArt and UMB Film Series Curator

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