Los Angeles Film Festival Series

The Los Angeles Film Festival Podcastig Station is a service to the community sponsored by Hukilau and headed up by DPRGRM Producer/Director, Joseph Matheny, using a crew made up of volunteers from the local community.

About Hukilau
Hukilau is a new platform to create, fund and distribute independent film, video and ARG style projects. We aim to become the new model for film and video finding it’s audience. Propose independent movie projects, get them funded. Become a producer, or simply be a participant by watching and rating movies. Hukilau is the new way to create, produce and distribute film and video projects.

About DPRGRM
Joseph Matheny founded DPRGRM in 2004, a Santa Barbara/Los Angeles California based company that specializes in on-line and immersive experiences . Joseph has produced many on-line and crossover events and specials for clients, including: Adobe.com, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, ABA All Stars, Project Gamelight and many others. You may follow him on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/jmatheny

WHAT IS THE LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL?
Now in its fifteenth year, the Los Angeles Film Festival is widely recognized as a world-class event, showcasing the best in new American and international cinema and providing the movie-loving public with access to some of the most critically acclaimed filmmakers, film industry professionals, and emerging talent from around the world. Drawing on an expected attendance of 85,000, the Festival provides films with the opportunity to be embraced by the public and discovered by the industry. More than 70 feature films – narrative and documentary – are featured in the Festival, alongside gala premieres, panels and seminars, short film programs, music video showcases, free outdoor screenings, live musical performances, and unique signature events.

LAFF Film Finance Conference: Keynote Address

by Joseph Matheny June 3, 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival Series
2009 Los Angeles Film Festival

Keynote address of the LAFF Film Finance Conference, delivered by James D. Stern (CEO, Endgame Entertainment) Co-producer/Co-Director, Every Little Step; Producer, Easy Virtue, The Brothers Bloom. Recorded Saturday June 20 at the Landmark Theater, Los Angeles, CA.

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I Sell the Dead

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series
I Sell the Dead

Scenes from the showing of I Sell the Dead at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival

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Paper Heart

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the showing of the movie Paper Heart at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival.

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Cold Souls

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie Cold Souls.

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Financing Conference- Crossing Borders: Global Film Markets

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Producers, financiers, and sales agents explore the international economic crisis’ impact on the movie business and give pointers on foreign financing, pre-sales, and co-production opportunities.

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In the Loop

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie In the Loop.

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Soul Power

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie Soul Power

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We Live In Public

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie, We Live In Public

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Paper Man

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie, Paper Man.

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Financing Conference- Digital Distribution: The Future is Here, But Where is the Money?

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

With the rise of social networking sites and alternative distribution platforms, technology is finally ready to deliver content on demand anywhere in the planet. Filmmakers have taken note and are seizing these tools to distribute their films and establish a direct, ongoing dialogue with their audience. As the distribution gatekeepers seem to lose their power, consumers take the driver’s seat with the click of a mouse, while content creators are still scrambling to figure out the new revenue models. Filmmakers and key players in digital distribution share their experience and provide some insight on how to monetize content on the web.

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The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie, The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia

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Black Dynamite

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the red carpet at the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie, Black Dynamite.

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Ponyo: Closing Night

by Joseph Matheny June 26, 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Series

Scenes from the closing night red carpet of the 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival for the movie, Ponyo: Closing Night: .

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