ANNOUNCING the KICK-OFF EVENT of the IFP Chicago MASTER SERIES with ADAM LEIPZIG: Seeing Your Destination from the Start

IFP Chicago Master Series with Adam Leipzig Wednesday, September 16th!

Adam Leipzig is one of those rare leaders who has the ability to truly deliver. As a game-changing visionary and leader, Adam has been a producer, distributor or supervising director on more than 25 films that have disrupted expectations, including March of the Penguins, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Dead Poets Society and Titus. His movies have won or been nominated for 10 Academy Awards, 11 BAFTA Awards, 2 Golden Globes, 2 Emmys, 2 Directors Guild Awards, 4 Sundance Awards and 4 Independent Spirit Awards. 

Adam is the COO of Creative Future, a nonprofit advocacy organization for the creative community. He is the author of Inside Track for Independent Filmmakers and co-author of Filmmaking in Action: Your Guide to the Skills and Craft, the premiere college textbook on filmmaking. Previously, he has been the CEO of Entertainment Media Partners, a senior executive at Walt Disney Studios, and president of National Geographic Films, where he raised $125 million in production financing. As a producer, distributor and financier, Adam has been responsible for over 30 films; he is also the publisher of CulturalWeekly.com. A frequent keynote speaker, Adam shares revelations from the media playbook to corporations worldwide.

 

 WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2015   6:00 PM

DePaul Communication Theater | 247 South State Street, Lower Level LL102

$25 nonmembers | $15 IFP members | $10 students | $5 IFP student members

The IFP Chicago MASTER SERIES presents the most sought after industry gurus touching on the business aspects of independent filmmaking from financing to distribution. Ticket-holders will be treated to rare insider perspectives on the process of successfully producing quality independent films in today's media landscape, reaching audiences and creating value in the marketplace.

The Master Series: Entrepreneurial Empowerment for Independent Filmmakers

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