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A couple of weeks back I used Twitter to crowdsource advice on what first time attendees of Film Festivals should do. See the responses below. It makes a decent follow up to yesterday’s post. And if you’d like to be part of future discussions, just follow me on Twitter: @TedHope.
What did you wish you did — but did not do — at your first film festival? What advice can you give someone going for the 1st time?
— Ted Hope (@TedHope) December 5, 2012
I wish I’d pirated all the films instead of licensed them, just to show how lame the
@MPAA is. But hey, that’s just me.
talk to EVERYONE.
Enjoy yourself. The business stuff is largely out of your control. Take time to meet people and make connections.