Film Independent’s Directors Close-Up series has released its line up for this year. This year’s directors include: Ben Affleck, Ruben Fleischer, Julia Loktev, David O. Russell, Ira Sachs, Jill Soloway and Benh Zeitlin.
The five-week series allows attendees first-hand insight into the minds of innovative directors setting themselves apart in contemporary filmmaking.
Each week has a theme that compliments the chosen director’s craft. Week one, titled “Sound Advice: Moving Beyond the Picture” will focus on the making on a soundtrack for a film. Beasts of the Southern Wild director, writer and composer will be featured along with the BOTSW sound designer, editor and mixers.
The series will be held weekly at The Landmark Theater in Los Angeles, starting Feb. 6.
For a full schedule of events or to purchase a pass visit the Film Independent website.