Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cleveland International Film Festival
at the School of Film & Media Arts
CSU Arts Campus, School of Film & Media Arts, Idea Center, 1375 Euclid Avenue, Suite 600
Featuring filmmakers whose work is included in the 46th Cleveland International Film Festival and moderated by members of the CSU faculty, the panels will focus on the art, craft, business, and impact of film production for both narrative and documentary forms. Each panel will include an audience Q&A component. All panels are free and open to the public.
Friday, April 1, 2022
- Panel 1: The Craft: The Creative Team and Their Decisions | 10:00 - 11:15 a.m.
Moderator: Maria Gigante, Assistant Professor of Practice, School of Film & Media Arts
Daniel Moya, Writer, Producer, 18 ½
Dan Chen, Director, Accepted
Laurent Pitre, Cast, Peace by Chocolate
Streaming link: https://vimeo.com/688580289
- Panel 2: The Story: The Journey from Page to Screen | 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Moderator: Evan Lieberman, Associate Professor, School of Film & Media Arts
Allison Otto, Director, The Thief Collector
Jeff Wolk, Producer, Boulevard! A Hollywood Story
Streaming link: https://vimeo.com/688579443
- Panel 3: The Business: Follow the Money! The Nuts and Bolts of Making a Movie | 1:00 - 2:15 p.m.
Moderator: Dan Fisher, Lecturer, School of Film & Media Arts
Aaron Hosé, Director, One Pint at a Time
Brigitte Hosé, Producer, One Pint at a Time
Jonathan Vieira, Executive Producer, Co-Producer
Bill Guentzler, Senior Director of Acquisitions, Gravitas Ventures
Streaming link: https://vimeo.com/688581169
Saturday, April 2, 2022
- Panel 4: Documentary: Real People, Reel Stories | 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Moderator: Anita Gabrosek, Assistant Professor of Practice, School of Film & Media Arts
Mye Huong Hoang, Director, Cat Daddies
Kathleen Ermitage, Director, Mixtape Trilogy: Stories of the Power of Music
Kelcey Edwards, Director, The Art of Making It
Andrew Billman, Director, War on the Diamond
Streaming link: https://vimeo.com/688582224
- Panel 5: Social Justice: Making a Difference, One Camera at a Time | 1:00 - 2:15 p.m.
Moderator: Eric Siler, Lecturer, School of Film & Media Arts
Vicki Arnett, Patient Advocate/Role in Film, Inhospitable
Steven Hoffner, Director, The Cannons
Brooke Pepion Swan, Director, Daughter of a Lost Bird
Virgilio Bravo, Director, Primera
Tod Hardin, Producer, The Erie Situation
Streaming link: https://vimeo.com/688582807