Month: April 2013

Media-free day?

Digital & Online

Update: I totally failed at this. It’s fairly hard for me to stay away from the interwebs unless I have a super good book or five. I don’t think I was motivated to read the two books that I got that day. Needless to say, I haven’t tried unplugging since. Nor do I expect to be doing so anytime soon. #fail I love me some internet. In fact, I love it so much that you’ll […]

Bite TV web series panel at Second City, Toronto on May 7

Digital & Online

On May 7 I’ll be in Toronto moderating a panel on how to create, fund and distribute a web series. Through the National Screen Institute, my colleagues and I have been working with Bite TV to plan this event which takes place at Second City. The web series panelists include Marcia Martin senior vice president, original content at Blue Ant; Jonas Diamond, executive producer of Smiley Guy Studios and CEO at iThentic; Andra Sheffer, executive director of the Independent Production Fund; and Nathalie Clermont, director of […]