Mentors - Artist Support: Ruthie Doyle (Sundance Institute)
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.
RUTHIE DOYLE is a Texan filmmaker based in Los Angeles via Brooklyn. She is one-third of the Sundance Institute’s New Frontier program team, which supports and exhibits artists working at the conve...Show the rest
RUTHIE DOYLE is a Texan filmmaker based in Los Angeles via Brooklyn. She is one-third of the Sundance Institute’s New Frontier program team, which supports and exhibits artists working at the convergence of film, art, media and technology at the Sundance Film Festival, as well as year-round via Labs and residencies.
Past projects and curation have appeared on national television and numerous online outlets including MTV, Vice and Bust magazine; in New York art spaces; at the Sundance Film Festival and Outfest; in The Museum of Modern Art and the Arnhem Fashion Biennial (The Netherlands). Works she’s crewed in various capacities have also appeared in the Whitney Biennial, the Cannes Film Festival, the Berlin International Film Festival and the Sundance Film Festival, among many others.
Ruthie participated in The Kitchen's Sidney Kahn Summer Institute, where she co-designed and performed an interactive video performance piece under mentors Laurie Anderson, Bill T Jones and Yoko Ono, among others. She earned her BA in new genres performance and socio-behavioral public health (with a focus on gender and sexuality) from Sarah Lawrence College and studied photography in Florence, Italy. She later studied as a Master's candidate at ITP, within NYU Tisch School of the Arts’ Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television; and completed her MFA in Film/Video at CalArts.Hide the rest