SeriesFest is dedicated to highlighting today’s best episodic storytellers. Their 5th annual celebration (Season 5), taking place between June 21st thru June 26th in Denver, Colorado, has been dubbed the “Year of Innovation”. In addition to screenings and panels, SeriesFest has partnered with Shondaland to award a mentorship opportunity to one lucky female filmmaker.
Dread Central would like to congratulate the top 15 finalists for the Women Directing Mentorship: Elizabeth Archer, Jenica Bergere, Jess Dunn, Brea Grant, Danielle Hanson, Adrienne Lovette, Brenna Mallory, Taina Martinez, Rachel Myers, Chelsea Odufu, Tijuana Ricks, Ashley Rodboro, Sarah Sellman, Sarah Thacker, and Nic Yulo.
You can read each finalists bio, HERE.
SeriesFest is a non-profit organization dedicated to championing artists at the forefront of episodic storytelling. With year-round educational programs, initiatives supporting underserved voices, and professional development opportunities, SeriesFest inspires, educates, and connects a worldwide community of creators.
Each June, SeriesFest culminates in a highly-curated and celebrated Denver-based festival and marketplace. Dedicated to showcasing innovative episodic content, the annual festival also includes a musical performance and network screening at the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre, in-competition independent pilot screenings, panels, workshops, live reads, parties, and network television premieres.
Learn more about SeriesFest and 2019’s programming, HERE.