Throughout the 5-days, the IT House x Producers Ball will feature programming centered around industry panels and thought leadership. Limited tickets are available. All panels will be streamed via Facebook live. Topics include:
PRODUCER SPOTLIGHT – ZANNE DEVINE
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 @ 12:00 P.M.
A seasoned industry professional and dynamic leader, Zanne Devine comes to this years’ film festival as the Executive Producer of I, TONYA starring Margot Robbie. Devine has produced or executive produced over a dozen feature films including EASY A starring Emma Stone; Emmy nominated CINEMA VERITE with Diane Lane, James Gandolfini, and Tim Robbins; A LOT LIKE LOVE starring Ashton Kutcher and THE GUARDIAN with Kevin Costner.
Previously Head of Film and Television at Miramax.and currently serving as President of Pacific Northwest Pictures, Zanne’s exciting and diverse career has involved everything from creative development and casting to financing, selling and marketing. Zanne is active member of Sundance Institute’s ReFrame project and Women in Film, she is strongly committed to closing the gender gap in Hollywood and supporting women both within the industry and beyond.
Meet Zanne when she sits down with Zoomer Magazine Editor-In-Chief Suzanne Boyd for in an intimate one-on-one conversation about film, Hollywood and her path to success.
CAPTURING MUSICIANS WITH BANGER FILMS
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 @ 1:00 P.M.
From Iron Maiden and Alice Cooper to Hip Hop Evolution and the Tragically Hip, Banger Films is a trail blazing, award-winning leader in music documentary.
Join filmmakers and Banger Films’ Co-founders Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn along with writer/producer Rodrigo Bascunan when they sit down with Music Commentator, Eric Alper to discuss bringing LONG TIME RUNNING to TIFF and what it takes to capture the story and magic of iconic musicians.
FROM SCRIPT TO SCREEN – BEHIND THE SCENES WITH “THE SHAPE OF WATER”
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 @ 11:00 a.m.
Join hosts of THE CITY PODCAST Chad Cranston and Steve Mealing, in an exclusive conversation about one of this year’s most highly anticipated films, THE SHAPE OF WATER. Producer J Miles Dale, Production Designer Paul Austerberry, Costume Designer Luis Sequiera and Visual Effects Supervisor Dennis Berardi will provide an insider look at shooting in Toronto and what it took to bring master filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro’s cinematic vision to life.