BKWF 2015 OFFICIAL SCHEDULE

Thanks to all who were a part of the inaugural year of Brooklyn Web Fest.
All screenings, panels and classes were be held at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP, in DUMBO 30 John Street, Brooklyn NY 11202.

 

Friday, Oct. 9th

SCREENINGS

1 PM – Key Note + Long Form: New Voices

Opening Remarks from Vimeo Director of VOD Peter Gerard, ScaleLab SVP George Paskalev and BKWF founders Kit Williamson, Amanda D’Aquila and Noam Ash.

 ANACOSTIALife‘s A Drag

2 PM – Location, Location

New HeightsF’dGreetings! From Prison, Josh has a Genie, Securocam 3000UsStories of Bike: Season 1What You Can DoSeeking Sublet

3 PM – Emerging Voices

YOUNG. BLACK. AND BARELY DANGEROUS.The Beat and Path: Walk of ShameWordsWine and WomenYoung CoupleBEARDSThe Story of Cancer – The Emperor of All Maladies

4 PM – LGBT

Starting From Now (Season 3)ScissrBROTHERSMentorHe’s With Me

5 PM – International

SìsaraLa SupercafeteraNerdectiveSUNSET AUTHENTIKBurning Wishes, The Banks, The Film Lab

6 PM – Uncommon Comedies

After Ever AfterTech Boom!UNSINGLEMerceThese PeopleWhat you Want

Friday, Oct. 9th

PANELS

2pm – Vimeo Presents: Sell Your Show Online

Vimeo Director of VOD Peter Gerard and Vimeo On Demand Exclusive Series Creators Jon Marcus (Hunting Season) and Kit Williamson (EastSiders)

3pm Creator Up – how to make a hit webseries 101

Learn to create and take your video, web series, or YouTube channel to the next level with pro creators: Todd Wiseman (Hayden 5), Tracy Fay (GoBrand Social), Jackie Celona (jrcpr0ductions), Michael Tringe (CreatorUp).  

4pm Branded Content

Learn how to break into Branded content. BKWF board member and Ish Entertainment VP of Digital Charles Runnette leads a panel of branded content experts, including John Limotte (EP Mustache Agency), Elisa Kreisinger (EP Video, Refinery 29), Brad Feldman (VP NYPOST.com), Sam Nowakowski (Twitter), Mariah Smith (Cosmo) and Robert Slavin (Agent, Don Buchwald & Associates) .

5:00 pm – Making a LBGT webseries – a talk with creators

 6:00pm – Building Social Communities

BKWF board member Noam Ash moderates a panel with executives from Twitter and Tumblr on how to turn followers and likes into views for your show.

Sat, Oct. 10th

PANELS

1pm Creator Up! Class:

Branded content 101 with Creator Up! founder Michael Tringe.

2pm – The New Hollywood – Emerging Voices

Meet the members of The New Hollywood and network with the Emerging Voices nominees. Moderated by Devious Maids actress and TNH Founder Brianna Brown.

2pm-3pm Creator Up! Class

How To Use Social Media To Grow Customers And Build Audience with Tracy Fay.

3pm – Be your own damn publicist!

Learn how to get attention for your show. Panelists include journalists from USA Today, The Decider, Time Out NY & Tubefilter. Moderated by Go Team Entertainment CEO  and BKWF co-founder Kit Williamson.

3pm – Creator Up! Class

How to Become a Director of Digital Commercials (with a focus on viral videos) with Todd Wiseman Jr.

4:00 – How to make a female-driven webseries- a talk with creators

5pm Sell your $HIT – Monetization and Distribution

BKWF Founder Kit Williamson (EastSiders) moderates a panel including ScaleLab SVP George Paskalev, Vimeo Creative Director of Film and Video George Boxer and JK Media Founder Jen Kavanagh.