If there’s one thing that indie filmmakers, especially first-timers, can generally agree on, it’s that applying to film festivals can be a mystifying process. What type of films are film programmers looking for? Does running time matter? . “Demystifying Film Festivals,” a panel at the recent. in Bend, Oregon (October 12-15, 2023) attempted to answer some of those questions.
Link: BendFilm Festival 2023: What Filmmakers Need to Know Before Applying to Film Festivals