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Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Roundtable on the Future of Indie Filmmaking, from SXSW

When I was at SXSW over the weekend, the film Web site Spout.com was nice enough to invite me to a dinner roundtable with filmmakers Ry Russo-Young ('Orphans') and Lance Weiler ('Head Trauma') and film blogger Alison Willmore from IFC.

We talked about marketing, distribution, and whether the tiny cell phone screen represents the new face of cinema. They had a couple cameras there to record the conversation... which I think taught all four of us a very important lesson: never let them film you while you eat.

Here's Part 1:




Part 2:


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