Posts Tagged ‘DGA’

SXSW Music kickoff is tonight!    That means SXSWi & Film is ending – oh boo – the winning session goes to the Cuban/Boxee debate and the Sean Lennon panel.  The Tarantino session had the most drama.  Most tweeted parties included Gowalla, PBS, Pure Volume, Frog Design, Diggnation and Ning (RV)IP Karaoke. That said, in just a […]


SXSW Music + Film + Interactive is just days away. I’ve interviewed close to a dozen bands for Spinner and will start posting those links below.  Here’s just a small sampling of the panels, the parties, and the experiences awaiting.  Enjoy! Broadway Calls http://www.spinner.com/2010/02/11/sxsw-2010-broadway-calls/ Grace Potter and The Nocturnals http://www.spinner.com/2010/03/10/sxsw-2010-grace-potter-and-the-nocturnals/ Grady http://www.spinner.com/2010/03/12/grady-interview-sxsw-2010/ Grandchildren http://www.spinner.com/2010/03/11/grandchildren-interview-sxsw-2010/ Grass Widow […]


Tomorrow happens at the tastemaking festival of the year, SXSW Music + Film + Interactive, where nearly 30,000 will descend upon Austin from F 3/12 – Su 3/21 to spark new ideas on social-mobile-gaming-film-tv-music-and more that contemplate where we’re heading and the nuts and bolts of how to get there.  It’s a launching pad for […]


Much of LA becomes consumed with the buying and selling of features this week as 8000 gather at the American Film Market which kicks off W 11/4 and runs through W 11/11 concurrently with AFI Fest. Ground zero is the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel where 400 distributors are getting ready to rumble.  As the distributors […]


Destined to become the go to marketplace for quality reality programming and documentary features, really don’t miss Westdoc next time it comes around:  for the content, for the access, for the mentoring.  Truly a best kept secret.  Step into a Hollywood producer’s party with 400+ of his closest A-list friends pitching programming, talking tv, schmoozing […]


Three incredible days of mentoring, mixing, and pitching, Westdoc is solely focused on creating access for the content producer to the exploding market for reality programming and documentary films.  So grab your treatment, DVDs and business cards, go register, and race on down to the Doubletree Santa Monica next week.  Westdoc, like NATPE’s LATV Fest, […]


January was a non-stop, jam-packed, event-happening month with everyone jet-setting everywhere.  So if you couldn’t be there, catch up here: Macworld 1/5 – 1/9 http://www.apple.com/quicktime/qtv/macworld-san-francisco-2009 http://www.peachpit.com/podcasts CES 1/8 – 1/11 http://www.cesweb.org/sessions/keynotes.asp The Crunchies 1/9 http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/1043091 Churchill Club 1/15 Browsers are Hot Again blogs.zdnet.com/BTL/?p=11599 Slamdance 1/15 – 1/23 http://www.slamdance.com/videos/products/731.html Sundance  1/15 – 1/25 http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=7D755FAF5838C18C http://www.scottkirsner.com/Sundance-edit.mp3 Sundance […]