The Future of Film
♦ Andrew Weissman, Co-Founder of Betaworks and Partner at Union Square Ventures
♦ Jason Hirschhorn, Curator @MediaReDEF, former President of MySpace and Sling Media, and Chief Digital Officer of MTV Networks
As successful entrepreneurs and media/internet executives, Weissman and Hirschhorn will speak openly about the future of film, exploring the topics of business models, new platforms, distribution, funding trends and our constantly changing media landscape.
♦ Followed by a one-on-one conversation with Ted Hope, famed independent producer of films such as The Ice Storm, 21 Grams and Martha Marcy May Marlene, and a special guest to discuss the current state of independent filmmaking, their moves into digital technology and the emerging markets of crowd-sourced theatrical screenings, data-driven distribution and new production techniques.
New York City, NY; NYC