This session is only in English.
Where do science-themed films fit in the festival landscape? Why do some documentaries find their audiences and while others struggle? What is next for film festivals? With 20 years international experience in the film industry as a festival programmer, film producer and director, Hussain will offer valuable insights for independent filmmakers who wish to navigate film festivals with their new science-themed films. Hussain will discuss festival strategy and offer invaluable tips and context that can help your film or documentary find the right launch. Q&A with the audience included.
Hussain Currimbhoy is a filmmaker, curator, and programmer with two decades of experience including as Director of Programming for Sheffield Doc/Fest and programmer for documentary and VR at the Sundance Film Festival.