Guru Lounge: Sunday Sessions – Getting Your Film Into Festivals

The whole world is a festival. For first and second-time filmmakers finding the right place to launch your film can be very difficult. There are so many festivals for so many different types of films that it’s difficult to know where to start. LIFF is pleased to welcome a panel of festival directors who all actively support new talent.

Tricia Tuttle – The BFI London Film Festival
Sangeeta Datta – Director – Bird of Dusk  

Cary Sawhney – Director – London Indian Film Festival
Wendy Mitchell – International Programme Manager – British Council
Philip Ilson – Artistic Director – London Short Film Festival

The panel will discuss the finer points of how they find new films and work to support talent to get their films out to the audiences they deserve. Whether you’re a short film maker or working on your latest feature…if you want to gain valuable insights into how to to get your film out there.. this is an event not to be missed.

Guru Lounges are free events open to all for emerging talent working in film. To reserve your place please click HERE.

Limited capacity. Please book early to avoid disappointment.