FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 9, 2015
AUSTIN – CreativeFuture today announced that its panel, “Meet the Creative Game Changers,” was selected by SXSW. The panel consists of a roster of highly regarded film industry veterans – including Silicon Valley Executive Producer Alec Berg – who will discuss the challenges and opportunities that come with creating and distributing content in today’s evolving digital marketplace. Indiewire Editor-in-Chief Dana Harris will moderate.
MONDAY, MARCH 16
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM CT
Austin Convention Center, Room 17B
500 E. Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701
Panel: Meet the Creative Game Changers
Description: Today, content creation and distribution are constantly evolving. The creative community is working diligently to find new ways to provide audiences high-quality, reliable, and convenient access to creative works, while protecting the fundamental right of all creators to determine how their works are distributed. Join us for a discussion on how the changing viewing habits of audiences present both challenges and opportunities for artists and filmmakers.
Panelists: Alec Berg, Executive Producer, Silicon Valley; Tim League, Co-Founder, Alamo Drafthouse; Marc Hofstatter, Head of Film, Indiegogo; and Ruth Vitale, Executive Director, CreativeFuture – Moderated by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief, Indiewire.
CreativeFuture is a coalition made up of more than 350 companies and organizations – encompassing film, television, music, and book publishing – that promotes the value of creativity, expanded digital access to legitimate content, and the fundamental right of creators to determine how their works are distributed. For more information, visit www.CreativeFuture.org.