In Advisor Studio sessions, Sundance Collab Advisors share field experiences and insights into their specific areas of craft, including writing, directing and producing for TV and film.

The business of filmmaking is still settling into a new normal while the demand for content continues to grow. In this special conversation with Endeavor Content agent and producer, Kevin Iwashina (JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI, LONG SHOT, FRANK & LOLA), we explore how to navigate the independent film market in a post-COVID world. We discuss how to approach funding, prepare a compelling pitch presentation and strategies to attract the attention of agents and financiers. Kevin also shares advice on the opportunities available to filmmakers in the sales and distribution spaces, along with best practices for setting yourself up for success in selling your next film.

Kevin Iwashina is Head of Endeavor Content Documentary, a global leader in the production, distribution, financing and sales of premium film, television, and audio content. In his role, Iwashina identifies financing opportunities, handles sales and provides advisory services for media companies, global corporations and content creators in the premium non-scripted space. more...

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