The State of Independent Filming in the Streaming Era
Watch the Variety & IndieWire Streaming Room, presented by Vuulr, and join the panel as they take a look at how studios, producers and their partners are pivoting to new development, sales and distribution strategies to advance independent filmmaking in a fast-evolving entertainment landscape.
How have audiences’ move to digital viewing impacted how films are distributed? How has our streaming environment created new opportunities for indie film buying and selling? Studios, producers and their partners discuss the state of indie film in this streaming era.
Panelists include Elissa Federoff, President Distribution, NEON; Arianna Bocco, President, IFC Films; Marissa Hanafi, Head of OTT, POPS; Thomas Hughes, CEO of The Americas, Vuulr and Lauren DeVillier, Co-Founder and CEO, Struum. Moderated by IndieWire’s Executive Editor, Eric Kohn.
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