Mentors - Artist Support: Michael J. Chaney (Savannah College of Art And Design)
Saturday, March 12
3:30PM - 5:00PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
Have a question about beginning a project? In the middle and stuck? Meet with industry professionals who have experience aiding artists every step of the way.
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.
Savannah College of Art & Design
Michael Chaney is a professor of Film and Television at SCAD. His films and time based media projects have been exhibited internationally. As a filmmaker, educator, artist, and specialist in short...Show the rest
Michael Chaney is a professor of Film and Television at SCAD. His films and time based media projects have been exhibited internationally. As a filmmaker, educator, artist, and specialist in short film form he has been challenging his students with the task of developing new methods of storytelling through emerging cinematic practices and has mentored young filmmakers searching for focused creative direction. Chaney has been a consultant and special events programmers for the Savannah Film Festival since it’s inception in 1998 and has his finger on the pulse of emerging time based media practices. He's also an Episcopal priest with a track record of working for social justice through spirituality and the arts, including issues of LGBT equality, anti-oppression, and anti-racism. He likes squirrels.Hide the rest