Panel: Film Festivals in the Time COVID
This panel took place as part of the Revelation Perth international Film Festival’sonline program: Couched.
Sat July 18th – 2pm WA time
What is happening to exhibition, what possibilities are there for curators, programmers, filmmakers, and audiences in the current and on-going climate..it’s changing fast?
Revelation’s panel exploring these questions features an international line-up of voices including:
Philip Ilson: Director of the London Short Film Festival
Michelle Carey: Editor at Senses of Cinema, former Artistic Director at the Melbourne Film Festival, and programmer for Rotterdam Film Festival
Noel Lawrence: Director of the forthcoming feature film Sammy-Gate who recently wrote a piece for Filmmaker about refusing to stream during Covid, and programmer of the Anarchy sidebar at Slamdance
Kate Fitzpatrick: Programmer at Melbourne International Film Festival
Richard Sowada: Festival Director for Revelation and 2020 director of St Kilda Film Festival
Jack Sargeant: Program Director at Revelation and Sydney Underground Film Festival