Film Independent Announces 2016 Fast Track Participants
The 10 projects chosen for the Fast Track program will see the writer-producers meeting with industry managers, agents and financiers.
Film Independent's Fast Track is meant to help director-producer teams get meetings with managers, agents and financiers, among other industry execs.
This year's Industry participants who will engage in the three days of intensive meetings include Broad Green Pictures, CNN Films, Cross Creek Pictures and UTA.
The 10 projects chosen for the 14th annual Fast Track film finance market were announced Tuesday during the LA Film Festival.
Also announced was this year's Alfred P. Sloan Fast Track Grant, which awards a $20,000 production grant to support a film that explores science and technology themes.The fiction feature film The Gold Bug Variations from writer-director-producer Mark Levinson was awarded the grant.
The full list of Fast Track winners can be found below.
A Woman’s Work
Yu Gu – director/producer, Elizabeth Ai – producer
All That We Love
Yen Tan – writer/director, Jonathan Duffy and Kelly Williams – producers
Joshua Tate – writer/director/producer, Maritte Go – producer
Sara Seligman – writer/director, Anne Clements – producer
Nijla Mu’min – writer/director, Avril Speaks –producer
Mark F. Kindred – writer/director, Reinaldo Marcus Green – producer
The Gold Bug Variations
Mark Levinson – writer/director/producer
Tina Brown and Dyana Winkler – directors/producers
Waiting for Kate
Amy Goldstein – writer/director, Anouchka van Riel – producer
You and Me Both
Jennifer Suhr – writer/director, Carolyn Mao – producer