Mentors - Programming: Greg Rhem (HBO)
Tuesday, March 15
11:00AM - 12:30PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
Festivals and markets are as vital as ever in today's filmmaking scene. Learn what to do - and more importantly, what not to do - when it comes to festival submissions, festival attendance, and beyond for your films.
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.
Greg Rhem is Director of Documentary Programming for Home Box Office. For the past twenty years, he's been involved in discovering new and distinctive documentary programming for HBO Documentary Fi...Show the rest
Greg Rhem is Director of Documentary Programming for Home Box Office. For the past twenty years, he's been involved in discovering new and distinctive documentary programming for HBO Documentary Films. Some of his finds have been: the Oscar®-winning "Freeheld," "Born Into Brothels," "Thoth," and "Breathing Lesson: The Life and Work of Mark O’Brien"; and Oscar®-nominated "Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall," "Mondays at Racine," "The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner" and "Spellbound."
Mr. Rhem holds a M.A. in Media Studies from the New School University, and a B.A. degree in English and Film Studies from the University of Rochester.Hide the rest