The Filmmaker Summit is an entertainment industry intensive made up of round table discussions, tech presentations, panels, parties and networking events offered to past and current filmmakers screening at the festival. The Summit invites leading industry professionals to guide a series of in depth discussions covering the mot compelling trends in the entertainment industry. By giving filmmakers direct access to the experience and acumen of these professionals, The Summit aims to expand each filmmaker’s scope of the industry, and to offer valuable insight to segments beyond the filmmaker’s particular expertise. Canvassing sectors from development to exhibition, insurance to financing, scheduling to marketing, and including the influence of fields such as social media, new media and mobile platforms, The Summit brings filmmakers - story tellers - a wider perspective on the entertainment industry as a whole, as it evolves with them.