FILA 2017 alum Jean-Marie Marbach, whose music video Fiebre en la Disco won the Grand Jury Prize, sits down with festival programmer Jeff Howard for a discussion about independent filmmaking from start to finish, including distribution. Listen to the podcast at the Discover Film website or on iTunes, Google Play, SoundCloud, or Stitcher.
FILA 2017 Grand Jury Prize Winner “Blue World Order” has been released in the USA! This superb sci-fi epic was independently produced in Australia by the great director Ché Baker.
Todd Wiseman Jr.’s film Army of God screened at Film Invasion L.A. in 2016. He sat down for an interview, and it turns out that in addition to being a very talented filmmaker, he’s a principal behind several film-related businesses.
A huge thank you to all the filmmakers whose wonderful films we have screened for the public!
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Paulina Lagudi wrote and produced This Is How, an audience favorite at Film Invasion Los Angeles 2016. From her birthplace and background to the path that has moved her behind the camera, Paulina surprises every step of the way.
George Moïse’s feature film Counter Clockwise was a crowd favorite at Film Invasion L.A. 2016. He sat down with festival programmer Jeff Howard to talk about the making and distribution of his independent sci-fi feature. Listen to George’s interview for some great insights.
Award-winning filmmaker Dylan Sanford sat down for an interview with FILA programmer Jeff Howard for the Discover Film podcast. Be warned, when you listen to Dylan’s hard work at film school and throughout the industry, it may make you feel lazy.