BY:Steven C. Beer
Steven Beer will be hosting two panels at the inaugural First Time Fest Film Festival, a new multi-faceted event taking place at New York City’s historic Players Club. FTF celebrates new and exciting work by screenwriters, producers, directors and other creative members within the film industry. On Friday, March 1st, at 4:30 PM Steven will moderate a panel, “Help Me Help You,” which will focus on creative representation. The panel will feature some of New York’s most influential agents and mangers as they offer advice on advancing one’s career and pitfalls to avoid. On Sunday, March 3rd, at 2:00 PM, Steven will moderate a second panel on film marketing and distribution entitled “Sell Baby Sell.” Industry leading distributors, publicists and sales agents will discuss Dos and Don’ts when building an audience – in theaters, TV and the web – in today’s rapidly changing media and exhibition environment.