Does your doc have a trailer that is not bringing you money, or worse, no demo at all? Are you stuck with hours of footage and no idea where to start? Do you have a rough-cut that puts everybody to sleep? Have no fear, the doctor is in. With two full days of documentary story structure lectures and an evening screening and Q&A complete with handouts, “Doing Your Doc” is not to be missed.
The workshop, sponsored by the National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP), New Orleans Film Society (NOFS), and NOVAC, will be led by Fernanda Rossi, an internationally renowned speaker and story consultant who has doctored over 300 films, including 2 Academy Award nominees.
DAY 1: Friday, Feb 10, 6:30 – 9pm
Orientation, Documentary Case Study and Screening, Q&A, Open to the Public
DAY 2: Saturday, Feb 11, 9am – 7:30pm
Doctoring Your Doc: How to Structure Your Documentary, Lunch Presentation, Private Consultations with the Doc Doctor, Lunch Provided
DAY 3: Sunday, Feb 12, 9am – 6pm
Trailer Mechanics, Lunch Provided
The workshop will be held at Second Line Stages in New Orleans. For more info and to register, click here.