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Saturday, November 7 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
The State of Film - Panel Discussion

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The State of Film
presented by the Fort Worth Film Commission

Filmmaking is evolving at an astonishing rate. Technology offers more opportunites to more people and the lines between film, tv and online videos are continually blurred.  Listen to filmmakers as they talk about: 

  • their passion for the art of filmmaking
  • the need for a business mentality
  • thinking differently about distribution
  • film incentives
  • funding movies
  • promotion
  • changes in technology

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Tom Provost

Tom Provost wrote the screenplay for Under Suspicion, a thriller starring Academy Award winners Morgan Freeman and Gene Hackman, adapted from the French film, Garde A Vu. The screenplay was nominated for an Edgar Award. He wrote, directed and produced the independent feature The Presence, starring Academy Award winner Mira Sorvino, Shane West and Justin Kirk. The movie won numerous Best Picture and Best Director awards on... Read More →


Scotty Crowe

SCOTTY CROWE is an actor, writer, and producer. His feature film ASTRAEA has screened at a dozen film festivals and counting, winning three audience and jury awards. His previous effort, DIVING NORMAL, won Best Feature at the Beverly Hills Film Festival and is currently available on iTunes, Amazon, and other outlets. Other film and TV credits include THE SOCIAL NETWORK, SHAMELESS, NEW GIRL, TILDA (created/directed by Bill Condon), LIKE YOU MEAN... Read More →

James M. Johnston

JAMES M. JOHNSTON is an award-winning filmmaker from Fort Worth, TX.  He is part of the filmmaking collective known as Sailor Bear where he produced the films AIN’T THEM BODIES SAINTS, PIONEER, and LISTEN UP PHILIP.  He was a 2011 Creative Producing Fellow at the Sundance Institute, named to Variety’s 10 Producer’s To Watch in 2012, and won and Indie Spirit Award for producing in... Read More →

Steven Prince

Steven Chester Prince has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southwest Texas State University. He began his career as an actor over twenty years ago. His television credits include recurring roles on Prison Break and Friday Night Lights and films roles that include The Alamo, The Ringer and A Scanner Darkly. | | Steve brings over 20 years of experience to TPSC Films as an actor, writer and producer. With acting credits in both television and feature... Read More →

Red Sanders

Red Sanders started his first successful entertainment company at the ripe age of 14. Since then, he has combined his entrepreneurial spirit, media expertise, and love of visual storytelling to create one of the premier media companies in DFW. Red Sanders graduated from Texas Christian University where he majored in Radio, Television and Film, and studied in the Neeley Entrepreneurship Program.

Saturday November 7, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sundance Square Pavilion 420 Main St, Fort Worth, TX 76102

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