Big Screen Symposium

6721097739c720fb7e5d4136c42261c8Esteemed US producer Midge Sanford talks to Rachel Jean about the art of producing using the films DESPERATELY SEEKING SUSAN, RIVER’S EDGE and HOW TO MAKE AND AMERICAN QUILT as examples.  Concentrating on the welcome surprises and not so welcome challenges that arose, Midge talks about getting these great films to screen and building a successful production company.

This conversation delves into real life experience to identify the elements that make for strong producing: fostering key collaborative relationships, doing the deals, trusting your gut, remaining open to learning, and always following a great story.

Session time: Sunday October 1, 1:20pm