Earn the chance to receive personalized project development advice from the brightest minds of Conscious Cinema today. In a blazing round of 20-minute speed meetings, participants will receive individualized advice from veteran film industry professionals and trailblazing creatives in the areas of screenwriting, production, finance, marketing and distribution for conscious filmmakers.
Founded on the premise that the language of film is universal and a dynamic force in carrying messages to the masses, ILLUMINATE showcases films destined to uplift, enlighten and transform. We are committed to promoting films that incorporate conscious themes into their story.
Regardless of the development status of your documentary or narrative feature, if your project connects on some level with body, mind, spirit or environmental consciousness, we want to know about it!
Visit our website to learn more about us: http://www.illuminatefilmfestival.com
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2016 Mentors included:
Corinne Bourdeau - President, 360 Communications
Malcom Carter - Director/Writer/Producer/Editor
Jane Charles - Producer, Greater Good Entertainment (SOLD/StolenYouth.org)
Richard Cohn - President, Beyond Words
Anna Darrah - Distribution Strategy Consulting
Mark DeNicola - Writer and Director, Collective Evolution
Joanne Fishburn - Impact Producer
Jeremy Frindel - Director, One Track Heart
Scott Glosserman - Founder/CEO, Gathr
Bill Goodykoontz - Film Critic, Arizona Republic and Gannett News Service/USA Today
Simon Kilmurry - Executive Director, International Documentary Association
Michael Kuehnert - Director of Acquistions, The Video Project
Richard Lorber - CEO, Kino Lorber
Mary Murphy - Director of Outreach, 360 Communications
Dan Oberle - Editor, The Click Effect
Peter Rader - Producer, AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda
Dev Ross - Screenwriter
Sandy Smolan - Director, The Click Effect
Pat Solomon - Director, Finding Joe
Kate Wurzbacher - Director of VR photography
Maya Zuckerman - Founder, Transmedia SF and columnist Huffington Post
United States (USA)