Co-hosts Jon Fusco, Emily Buder, and yours truly, Liz Nord also discuss other early Oscar disclosures, the future's best films as presented at last week's American Film Market, and cinematic goodbyes to songwriter Leonard Cohen and actor Robert Vaughn. Tech writer Charles Haine joins us to bring the latest gear news, including a report from NAB NY and a slew of drone updates from DJI. As always, we also share upcoming grant and festival deadlines, this week's indie film releases, and other notable things you might have missed while you were busy making films.

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Upcoming Deadlines: Grants & Opportunities

Upcoming Deadlines: Festivals

  • Tribeca Film Festival:
    • Feature Length Films, TV, Tribeca Now - November 23
    • Shorts, Experiential Work:December 2 - Final Deadline
  • Rooftop Films - December 2 - Earlybird Deadline

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This episode of Indie Film Weekly was produced and edited by Jon Fusco.