Veteran ​Documentary ​Director Steve James and emerging ​Director Bing Liu ​take us inside their rich ​collaboration ​and the value of mentorship​.​
Key Insights
  • Stay true to who you are regardless of your status within the filmmaking community.
  • After a successful film, be thoughtful about selecting your next project and don't rush into the "next big thing." 
  • No matter how successful you are, always remember the importance of taking risks.
Director
Steve James previous work includes HOOP DREAMS; Sundance and IDFA awards winner, STEVIE.
Director
Bing Liu grew up making DIY films as a teenager. He began working in film while attaining a BA in literature from the University of Illinois.

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