Mentors - Publicity and Marketing: Weiman Seid (Fat Dot)
Monday, March 14
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.
Weiman Seid is the founder and Principal of FAT DOT, the New York-based consultancy firm founded in 2004. FAT DOT offers marketing and publicity strategy consultation for clients that include cor...Show the rest
Weiman Seid is the founder and Principal of FAT DOT, the New York-based consultancy firm founded in 2004. FAT DOT offers marketing and publicity strategy consultation for clients that include corporations, films, festivals and individuals. His clients include actor Sissy Spacek, writer/director Todd Field, Academy Award nominee Production Designer Jack Fisk, and a number of films, documentaries and entertainment related organizations, including "The Squid and The Whale", "Little Children", "Proof", and the Academy Award-winning "An Inconvenient Truth".
Weiman started FAT DOT following 11 years at Miramax Films, where he rose to Senior Vice President and worked on more than 150 features as well as numerous Academy Award campaigns from "In The Bedroom", "City of God", and "The Station Agent" to Dimension Films hits "Scary Movie" and "Scream 3".Hide the rest