The Big Picture Intensive (Panels)

WORKSHOP | BOOKINGS REQUIRED

One of the highlights of the Big Picture is the intensive back-to-back (almost) industry panel sessions. Hosted by one of Australian's most well-known film and entertainment lawyers, Shaun Miller, this day will feature:

10-10.50am: Anatomy of a Film: The Dark Art of Screenwriting

Panellists:

  • Karin Altman
  • Luke Preston
  • Kelly Lefever

11-11.50am: Please sir...Can I have Some More? – Financing and Funding Your Project

Panellists:

  • Mat Govoni (independent film producer from Future Pictures)
  • Alicia Brown (Manager Production Investment at Film Victoria)
  • Kylie Eddy (Co-Founder of Lean Filmmaking)

12-12.50pm: Get out of Jail Free - Legal Secrets of Filmmaking

Panellists:

  • Shaun Miller (Shaun Miller Lawyers).  Shaun Miller to also host session.
  • Alison Bird (Alison Bird Lawyers)  

1-2pm: Producing without Pain.  Focus on the short film “Tâm” including screening of the film

Panellists:

  • Marta Jelec (Producer of “Tâm”)
  • Noora Niasari (Writer/Director/Producer of “Tâm”)
  • Sherwin Akbarzadeh (Cinematographer of “Tâm”)
  • Jillian Nguyen (Actor in “Tâm”)
  • Nick Barkla (Actor in “Tâm”)
  • Felicity Steel (Intimacy Co-Ordinator on “Tâm”)

2.10-3pm: Be Gentle with Me – Launching into Film Distribution and Exhibition

Panellists:

  • Zak Hepburn (General Manager at The Astor Theatre)
  • Kylie Eddy (Co-Founder of Lean Filmmaking)
  • Paul Tonta (Theatrical Acquisitions at Madman Entertainment)
Location
JMC Academy
Date
Saturday, May 22
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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