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Funding and Distribution for Short Documentaries w/ Amy Hobby
August 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Description: Amy Hobby, Academy Award-nominated producer and the Executive Director of Tribeca Film Institute talks about why TFI started programs in the short form space and why you should make alternate length content. Topics covered include upcoming funding opportunities, the growing landscape of distribution for short films, why you should retain ownership of your copyright and why regional stories matter. This panel is free and open to the public. You do not need a festival ticket to attend. Panelist bio: Amy Hobby has served as the Executive Director of the Tribeca Film Institute for the past two years. In addition to her role identifying, engaging and supporting emerging underrepresented filmmakers from around the world through TFI, Hobby is an Academy Award-Nominated, Emmy and Peabody Award-Winning producer in her own right, who has been producing award-winning scripted and documentary films for the past 20 years.