Film and Film Making in Kentucky II

 

“FILM AND FILM MAKING IN KENTUCKY II:

Showing Work, Seeing Work and Building Audiences


March 13, 2015, UNIVERSITY CLUB, UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE


The Film and Film making symposium is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and its Center for Arts and Culture Partnerships with additional support from the Louisville Film Society.

 

8:30-9:00 AM Registration & Coffee

9:00 Welcome

Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, U of L

 

Introduction of Morning Speakers

Peter Morrin

 

Briefings

Ghislain d’Humières, Director, Speed Art Museum

The Speed Cinema

Steve Mangeot, Commissioner, Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism

HB 340


9:15-10:15 Keynote Address

Abina Manning, Director, Video Data Bank, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

“The Target Keeps Moving: Showing Work, Seeing Work and Building Audiences”

 

10:15 -10:25 Coffee Break

10:25 – 11:25 Session I

FILM FESTIVALS

Moderator: Ryan Daly, founder, Louisville Film Society, former director, Flyover Film Festival

Panelists: David Wilson, co-founder, True/False Film Festival, Columbia, Mo.

Soozie Eastman, director, Louisville Film Society, IF Film Festival, and filmmaker

Mark Elijah Rosenberg, co-founder, Rooftop Films, New York

 

11:30 – 12:30 Session II

VIDEO AS ART

Moderator: Julien Robson, Independent Curator

Panelists: Alice Stites, Vice President, Museum Director, 21c Museum Hotel

Stacey Reason, Co-Curator, Cinema Killed the Video Star, Louisville Visual Art Association

Valerie Fuchs, Video Artist

 

12:30-1:15 Lunch

1:30-2:30 Session III

FILMMAKING IN KENTUCKY-EMPOWERING CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Moderator: Benjamin Moore, Economic Development Manager, Louisville Forward

Panelists: Lori Meadows, Executive Director, Kentucky Arts Council

Gill Holland, The Group Entertainment, LLC, Louisville

Brian L. Frye, Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky School of Law