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Deep Impact

Deep impact: How films can effect social change

Documentaries and fiction films can both inspire and engage audiences, and filmmakers and distributors are becoming increasingly strategic in running impact campaigns to effect real social change. Experts talk about how to make a strong impression whether working with low-budget grassroots initiatives or on huge global campaigns.

Speakers: Waad Al-Kateab, director, (For Sama); Edward Watts, director (For Sama); Zak Brilliant, founder (Republic Film Distribution); Laura Kim, SVP of marketing (Participant Media); Mette Hoffmann Meyer, CEO and co-founder (Why Foundation)

Moderator: Wendy Mitchell, events curator (UK Film Centre)

Image: For Sama (Special Screenings)