Direct Access

Back for a second year, "Direct Access" puts you in the room with top industry executives to make your project happen.

As the most interactive offering in this year's public events, each day-long program includes four seminar sessions and a networking Happy Hour. 


Film Financing: Get the Money

Monday, September 17th

Money makes the industry go around. Join the motion and take part in this day of film financing how-to’s and why-not’s.   

Finding the Money

Grants and Funding

Looking Abroad

Case Study: 93Queen


Digital Distribution: Start Streaming

Tuesday, September 18th

Get your project screened, streamed, and seen. Learn the ins-and-outs on this day dedicated to digital distribution.   

Distribution Now

Too Many Choices

Stand out in the Marketplace

Case Study: Vimeo Staff Picks 


Audio & Podcasting: Press Record

Wednesday, September 19

Venturing into the world of audio? Make your way through the maze of platforms, programs, and networks with the help of top industry execs.

Stand Out in Audio

Audience Development and Sponsorship

Building a Network

Case Study: Mission to Zyxx


Series Creators: Go Episodic

Thursday, September 20th

Series storytelling is larger than television and streaming. Surf past the channels and get your project made.   

TV & Beyond

Perfecting Your Pitch

Getting Digital

Case Study: Let Me Die a Nun