Mentors - Publicity and Marketing: Alia Quart Khan (Film Independent)
Saturday, March 12
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.
Alia Quart Khan
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Alia Quart Khan is an entertainment marketing and publicity professional, with 10 years experience working in the US, Canada and Europe. At Film Independent she leads the organization’s publicity a...Show the rest
Alia Quart Khan is an entertainment marketing and publicity professional, with 10 years experience working in the US, Canada and Europe. At Film Independent she leads the organization’s publicity and communication campaigns to help spread the word about Film Independent’s programs including the Spirit Awards, Film Independent at LACMA film series and the LA Film Festival. Alia is a seasoned communications professional with extensive corporate, festival and awards publicity experience.
Prior to joining Film Independent, she worked at LT-LA Communications, specializing in awards campaigns for films including The Master, Django Unchained, Silver Linings Playbook, The Iron Lady, The Artist, The Ides of March and Warrior. Previously, Alia worked on corporate and film PR for the National Film Board of Canada, and managed the national literary competition for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Her experience also includes taking films to some of the world’s most prestigious international festivals including Toronto, Venice and Cannes.Hide the rest