Mentors - Publicity and Marketing: Jim Dobson (Indie PR)
Monday, March 14
12:30PM - 2:00PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
Publicity, and marketing can make or break a film. Come get some hands on information about the modern role of PR, and how marketing impacts filmmakers and their films today.
This Mentor Session requires advance online sign up and is available to all Film, Gold, and Platinum badgeholders on a first-come, first-served basis. Online sign ups will open in February.
Registrants who sign up online must check-in 30 minutes before their mentor time slot to guarantee their spot. Limited on-site sign up is also available for a small number of Mentor Sessions spots and will begin 30 minutes before the first time slot of each session.
Jim Dobson has been one of the leading entertainment publicists in the U.S. for over 30 years, implementing campaigns for countless feature films in both production and release as well as personali...Show the rest
Jim Dobson has been one of the leading entertainment publicists in the U.S. for over 30 years, implementing campaigns for countless feature films in both production and release as well as personalities.
His extensive credits have included numerous film campaigns including the winning films at every major film festival in the country including; “Circumstance”, “Valley of Saints”, “Middle of Nowhere”, “Young and Wild”,“Incendies”,“The Topp Twins" and many others.
SxSW winning films include: "Before I Disappear" (2014), "Natural Selection", "Weekend", "Citadel", "Bay of All Saints", "That Evening Sun", "Marwencol" and many moreHide the rest