How do you make sure your film reaches audiences and creates change? For many documentary and/or narrative filmmakers, the answer is to create an engaging impact campaign. In this recorded Q&A, Oakland-based filmmaker Niema Jordan discusses the role of an impact producer in documentary film.
Niema Jordan: Oakland native – Storyteller, Editor, Producer. Former health editor at ESSENCE magazine, Niema holds a masters in public health and journalism from UC Berkeley. Her thesis film, “Oasis”, won the Spike Lee Student Filmmaker Award at the 38th Denver Film Festival and was an official selection at the APHA Global Public Health Film Festival. She currently works as a Story Producer for RadicalMedia LLC and is the host of the forthcoming podcast, “Fertility, Mothering, and Other Things.” http://www.niemajordan.com/
This is a very special opportunity to watch a recording of Niema in a Zoom chat to learn more about the unique role of an impact producer & to hear some advice about the filmmaking industry from one of the pros.