The Daniels to deliver the filmmaker’s keynote address at the 2022 Film Independent Forum | New
Everything everywhere all at once writers-directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert will present the Filmmaker Keynote at next month’s 2022 Film Independent Forum in Los Angeles.
The duo, AKA The Daniels, are one of many high profile attendees at the hybrid event taking place October 24-27 at the Directors Guild of America Theater.
Lineup includes screening of A24 awards hopefuls The Inspection followed by a Q&A with director Elegance Bratton, producer and Gamechanger CEO Effie T. Brown, and producer Chester Algernal Gordon.
On the program, screenings, workshops, individual meetings and panels on financing, production and distribution, and social impact campaigns.
God’s country producer Miranda Bailey, Prey producer Jhane Myers, producer of Shiva Baby Lizzie Shapiro, founder and CEO of The Film Agency Sarah Calderón, CEO of Pictufe Motion Brian Walker and Diego Najera, director of narrative films at Participant.
Virtual sessions available through the Forum platform will include feature films, documentaries and episodic case studies, a fundraising and pitching clinic, a producer roundtable and sessions dedicated to exploring the global independent film market. , social impact, inclusion and sustainability issues.
“We are delighted to highlight Inspection at the Forum,” said Maria Raquel Bozzi, Senior Director of Education and International Initiatives. “This is a full circle moment for us as the film has been supported by our artist development programs, and Elegance and the production team of veteran producer Effie T. Brown and rising talent Chester Algernal Gordon are all Film Independent Fellows, as alumni of our Artist Development Programs.