July 14 & 15, 2021
Following the success of our 850-person inaugural virtual conference in January 2021, FFA will present a two-day mid-year FilmEx this July 14th & 15th. This touchpoint for film festival professionals and our allied thinkers will include provocative workshops, training and conversations, including:
- Accessibility Training by the National Endowment for the Arts
- Sponsor/Vendor Roundtable
- Distributor Screening Room
- Hiring an Executive Director: Best Practices
- How Can the New Social Media Work for Film Fests (Clubhouse, TikTok, etc.)
- FFA Working Group Conversation: Organizational Charts, Captioning & Filmmaker Ethics Statement & more
Who should attend FilmEx July?
All levels of film festival professionals – from Board Members to Seasonal Staff – are encouraged to attend FilmEx July. Our sessions continue the conversations held during our inaugural FilmEx conference in January 2021 including humane resources, pay transparency, accessibility, and reimagining traditional organizational structures. We believe it’s vital that organizers from all levels of experience and titles take part in these conversations affecting the future of our industry.
Pass pricing is as follows:
Non-Member Rate: $75
FFA Member Rate: $60
Small (Under 500k annual budget): $150 – includes up to 5 registrations
Medium (Under 1million annual budget): $210 – includes up to 7 registrations
Large Org (Over 2m annual budget): $270 – includes up to 9 registrations
Add-on Registrations: $30/person
Limited scholarships will be available with applications opening on June 1st.
FFA is offering a 15% discount to organizations who sign up to complete the Rolling Audience Survey . Keep your eye on your inbox for your discount if you’ve signed up for, or completed this survey.
Register your organization below to secure your spot at #FilmEx. We’ll see you there!
Sponsorship opportunities can be found here. If you are interested in sponsoring FilmEx this July, please reach out to Lela Meadow-Conner (Lela@filmfestivalalliance.org)