Advisor Studio sessions feature intimate, moderated conversations with Sundance Advisors who are working artists and media industry professionals that contribute their expertise to the Collab community via courses, classes, office hours and events. In the Studio events, Advisors share field experiences and insights into their specific areas of craft, including writing, directing and producing for TV and film.

Natalie Qasabian produced SEARCHING, one of the most successful independent films of 2018. In this intimate conversation, Qasabian takes you behind the scenes of her role on the film, from how the project originated to its marketing and distribution plan. We'll uncover the challenges and lessons learned, discuss her collaboration with the director and writers, and get her advice for emerging producers on how to kick-start their own careers. 

Natalie Qasabian graduated from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts in 2014 and in 2016 she premiered JOIN THE CLUB, a short film she produced at Sundance. more...

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