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Film Talk with Karen Davis (Closed)

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Course Description:

This two-session intensive will examine two of the most important cogs in the movie-making machine: the producer and the distributor.

Feb. 5: The Producers!
In the real world, what does the job of producer actually entail? Learn the vagaries and specificities of those who put a film package together and see it through to completion.

Feb. 12: The Road to Distribution
Take a deep dive into the world of film distribution, discussing several common trajectories including the role of film festivals, self-distribution and the path toward commercial distribution and release.


Tuition: $25.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

Registration Closed


Mondays, Feb. 5, 12 *4:30 – 6:00pm* (2 sessions)


CSUMB at Ryan Ranch, 8 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Monterey


Karen Davis is Senior Film Programmer for the Mill Valley Film Festival. She teaches courses in world cinema and cultural studies, and has been on the
faculty of several institutions including CSUMB, UC Santa Cruz and Vassar College.