Film Fatales is a non profit arts organization which advocates for parity in the film industry and supports a membership community of over a thousand feature film and television directors of all marginalized genders. We advocate for hiring equality and inclusive programming practices by working with key decision makers to expand the talent pool and raise the visibility of underrepresented creators. Together we can build a more equitable film industry for us all.
- Sun, Dec 10Los AngelesDec 10, 2023, 6:00 PM PST – Dec 11, 2023, 7:00 PM PSTLos Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USADec 10, 2023, 6:00 PM PST – Dec 11, 2023, 7:00 PM PSTLos Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USAFilm Fatales members and partners will gather with like minded folks interested in amplifying underrepresented voices in the industry. We’ll have some light bites, great music, and plenty of good cheer to go around.
Join Film Fatales for an online distribution and marketing workshop with 8 Above founder Jon Reiss, a sought-after speaker, moderator, and workshop leader for IFP, IDFA, IDA, Hot Docs, FIND, Scottish Documentary Institute, and many more organizations all over the world. Every film is unique and with unique audiences, opportunities and challenges. Every filmmaking team has their own goals, resources and skills. Jon will walk us through some ways to create a unique pathway to get your film into the world and connect with your audience. Moderated by Jennifer Takaki (Photographic Justice: the Corky Lee Story).
We recommend underrepresented creators for jobs, funding and distribution opportunities through our Parity Pipeline initiative and amplify marginalized voices through our weekly Speaker Series about craft, the creative process, and the push towards parity on screen and off. We continue to raise the visibility of marginalized directors by highlighting their work in our Streaming Library and beyond.