Mentors - Production: Chris Ohlson
Sunday, March 13
12:30PM - 2:00PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
Film production runs the gamut from pre to post. Learn from industry professionals who have experience in the wide range of experiences film production entails.
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.
Chris Ohlson recently produced KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER, which had its world premiere in the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and was released in 2015 by Amplify Rele...Show the rest
Chris Ohlson recently produced KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER, which had its world premiere in the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and was released in 2015 by Amplify Releasing.
Ohlson’s other credits include THANK YOU A LOT, which premiered at the 2014 SXSW Film Festival and was released by Gravitas Ventures, Bryan Poyser’s LOVERS OF HATE, which premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Dramatic Competition, and 2009’s THE OVERBROOK BROTHERS, which premiered in the narrative competition at SXSW and was acquired by IFC Films.
Chris was the recipient of the 2015 Independent Spirit Piaget Producing Award and was previously a Sundance Institute Creative Producing Fellow, as well as an alum of Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) Narrative Lab Program and the Rotterdam Labs.
Chris is a Partner and the Head of Production at REVELATOR, a commercial production boutique that has created dozens of award-winning projects, for clients like Samsung, HP, Dell, Google, and Dun & Bradstreet.Hide the rest