New Indie Frontier: TV (and More) on the DIY
Monday, March 14
12:30PM - 1:30PM
98 San Jacinto Blvd
While YouTube and other video platforms have transformed how we view episodic content, what if your aim is for bigger episodic scale? Among today's multiple emerging platforms, indie creators of TV/episodic content can now penetrate the long-closed network system and sell their ideas in a burgeoning marketplace. Join the founders of SeriesFest, a June festival that celebrates indie "TV," along with producers of an indie pilot that have taken their concept to the next level, in order to find out more about how content creators with an entrepreneurial outlook can get their projects developed, sampled and viewed.
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Eric Kuhn runs marketing and business development for Layer3 TV, a next generation direct-to-consumer cable provider spearheading a new era of home media, combining the best of television, social a...Show the rest
Eric Kuhn runs marketing and business development for Layer3 TV, a next generation direct-to-consumer cable provider spearheading a new era of home media, combining the best of television, social and digital life. Previously Eric was Hollywood’s first “social media agent” at United Talent Agency. There he represented some of the industry’s top writers, directors, actors and producers on investments, digital strategy and social media. In 2009 Eric became CNN’s Audience Interaction Producer, running social media and producing some of the first television programs that integrated digital platforms. He also is responsible for launching the National Basketball Association and CBS News on social media.Hide the rest
Kaily Smith is an actor and episodic content entrepreneur. She is a founder of her own production company with pursuits on both the big and small screens called Red Ladder and is a co-founder of SeriesFest.
Filmbank finances television series from established creators. We hate pilot season too - let's proceed direct to series.
Randi Kleiner is a co-founder of SeriesFest and a partner and co-founder of event production company, Trifecta.