Film in Kentucky Symposium Program Schedule

FILM AND FILM MAKING IN KENTUCKY
OCTOBER 4TH, 2013, UNIVERSITY CLUB, UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

See: Registration Form (PDF)

REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST, 8:30AM

REMARKS BY FIRST LADY, JANE BESHEAR, DEAN AND SPONSORS, 9:00 -9:15AM

KEYNOTE: Stephen Prince, Professor, Cinema Studies, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, author of Movies and Meaning: An Introduction to Film  9:15-10:15AM

COFFEE BREAK 10:15-10:30AM

PANEL ONE: MAKING FEATURE FILMS IN KENTUCKY
10:30AM-11:30AM

  • Moderator: Gill Holland, film producer, The Group Entertainment, LLC
  • Zachary Treitz, film director
  • Josephine Decker, film director
  • Kimberly Levin, film director


BREAK- RE-ARRANGE ROOM FOR LUNCH
11:30AM- 12:00PM

PANEL TWO: TEACHING AND WRITING ABOUT FILM
12:00PM-1:00PM

  • Moderator: L. Andrew Cooper, Assistant Professor, Film and Digital Media, Department of Humanities, University of Louisville
  • Anthony Kaufman,  Independent Film Critic and Journalist for Variety, Slate, IndieWire, New York Times, and other publications
  • Professor Gregory Waller, Professor, Department of Communication and Culture,  Indiana University

Matthieu Dalle, Department of French, Director of Graduate Studies in French, Department of Classical and Modern Languages, University of Louisville

PANEL THREE:  THE BUSINESS OF FILM
1:00PM- 2:00PM

  • Moderator: Stephen J. Schardt, Film Producer
  • Kent Sevener, Senior Vice President, Content Acquisition and Business Affairs, Showtime Network
  • Michael Mangeot, Commissioner, Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism
  • Mike Fitzer, Producer, One Eighty Degrees, LLC.


PANEL FOUR: DOCUMENTARY FILM IN KENTUCKY
2:00PM-3:00PM

  • Moderator: Bryan Frye, University of Kentucky, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Kentucky College of Law
  • Mimi Pickering, Documentary Filmmaker and Director, Appalshop Community, Media Initiative
  • Tom Thurman, KET