In addition to the suite of Hub LA member office hours we announced in January, we’ve added new opportunities in conjunction with the Hub LA Media Lab.
These new Office Hours offer consultations for creative members who need business advice on their films or projects, as well as opportunities for other Hub LA members to seek creative consultations from our Media Lab members.
New February Hub LA Office Hours
Film Financing and Distribution, hosted by Hub LA member Adam Leipzig
February 17, 2014
Adam Leipzig is here to answer members’ questions about getting your film visibility, finding the right distribution options, and funding opportunities. Mr. Leipzig is the former President of National Geographic Films, former Senior Vice President of Walt Disney Studios, and current CEO of Entertainment Media Partners, a film consultancy.
Email Phoebe to schedule an appointment with Adam.
Social Action Campaigns for Media, hosted by Hub LA member Wendy Cohen
February 18, 2014, and each third Tuesday thereafter
Want to ensure that your creative project is changing the world? Wendy Cohen, partner and principal of Picture Motion, answers questions about your project’s social media strategy, measuring impact, and raising awareness about issues that matter to you. Her previous work include the media campaigns for Lincoln, Food, Inc., Charlie Wilson’s War, and Waiting for Superman.
Email Phoebe to schedule an appointment with Wendy.
Entertainment Law, hosted by Hub LA member Josh Ludmuir
February 22, 2014
Josh Ludmuir is VP of Business and Legal Affairs at Participant Media. Coming to us with lots of experience from different aspects of the industry, he is here to answer any legal questions you may have about your project.
Email Phoebe to schedule an appointment with Josh.
Working as a Freelance Artist, hosted by Hub LA member Mathieu Young
February 24, 2014, April 2, May 7
Schedule an appointment with Mathieu to discuss how to manage your creative freelancing business. He’ll answer questions about the hustle of the freelance life – marketing to clients, bidding on jobs, hiring independent contractors, email marketing vs. printed promos, websites, social media, honing in on a target market, and more. Mathieu is a commercial and editorial photographer whose work has appeared in The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, LA Magazine, Rolling Stone, TIME, and Newsweek. His clients have included Universal Music Group, Showtime, UCLA, the Food Network, Puma, Sony Television, and more.
Email Phoebe to schedule an appointment with Mathieu.
Telling Your Story Through Video, hosted by Hub LA partners Youth Speak Media Solutions
First and third Thursdays of each month.
Creating or finishing that promotional video for your organization, start-up or crowdfunding project? Come by and bring your storyboard, or rough cut for some fresh perspective from the team at Youth Speak Media Solutions. Youth Speak is a social enterprise that offers classes to youth in the San Fernando Valley and gives them real world work experience with working professionals to offer local non-profits and businesses video and photography services.
Email Phoebe to schedule an appointment with Youth Speak.