November 17, 2013, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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WIFTV & CREATIVE BC PRESENT:
PROMOTIONS 101 - Building an audience for your film, film festivals, and moviemaking tours
Sponsored by CMPA - BC Producer's Branch
Date: November 17th
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Location: SFU Woodwards, Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, Room 2555, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings
Moderator: Dianne Whelan
Speakers: Maggie Langrick, Corrine Lea, Rebeca Coleman, Travis Dudfeild, Frank Wolfe, James Brown, Karen Lam, and Dianne Whelan
Cost: Members - $50, Non-Members - $100
10:00 – 12pm
Maggie Langrick is an editor, writer and media entrepreneur with a 15-year career in journalism. Most recently, Maggie served for five years as Arts and Life editor at the Vancouver Sun, where she directed and oversaw the paper’s arts, entertainment and lifestyle coverage. Maggie left the Sun in June 2013 to found LifeTree Media, a service-oriented book publishing company.
Corrine Lea is the owner/operator of the Rio Theatre
Rebecca Coleman is a freelance arts publicist and instructs social media marketing classes at BCIT. She has also taught at Emily Carr, has published a book on the topic, and was the entire marketing department for the 2010 independent feature film, The Beast of Bottomless Lake. She is a member of the Babz Chula Lifeline for Artists Society.
Travis Dudfield works for a company called Fantrust which does social media for a lot of the E1 catalogue and indie films.
1:00 – 3pm
Independent filmmakers will present case studies: