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Tuesday, January 22 • 9:00am - 10:15am
Behind the Screens: Teaching Cinema Exhibition

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Give your audiences an insider’s view of your curatorial strategy. Adapted from the Emerson College course "Behind the Screens: The Mechanics of Cinema Exhibition,” this workshop will help you teach your audiences about the differences between art houses and multiplexes, the relationships between filmmakers and distributors, the value of communal viewing, and much more. The course can be adapted for film students, aspiring exhibitors, filmmakers, and the general public. Learn how to tell your organization’s story and deepen your community’s appreciation for your programs.

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Wesley Emblidge

Marketing & Education Coordinator, Coolidge Corner Theatre
Born and raised in the Bay Area, Wesley Emblidge came to Boston in 2013 to study film at Emerson College. During and after his studies Wesley immersed himself in the Boston film scene, interning at the Brattle Theatre, working for the Bright Lights Film Series, and volunteering at... Read More →
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Anna Feder

Director of Programming, Bright Lights Film Series at Emerson
Anna Feder has been working with film festivals in various capacities for over two decades. She served on the board of Press Pass TV for six years, an organization dedicated to supporting youth pursuing video journalism. She also served as the Networking Program Manager for the Creative... Read More →
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Connie White

President/Film Buyer, Balcony Booking
After falling in love with film while living in Paris on a student visa, Connie returned to Massachusetts and applied for a job at Harvard Square’s historic Brattle Theatre. Over the next three decades, she operated theaters, launched film festivals, worked in distribution, and... Read More →

Tuesday January 22, 2019 9:00am - 10:15am MST
Grindelwald Zermatt Conference Center
  • Level 101