The first-time director discusses independent filmmaking as a labor of love, camaraderie on set, and working with young actors. "A Little Closer" screens tonight at 8pm followed by a Q&A with Petock and his cast and crew moderated by series co-curator Ted Hope.
The annual South By Southwest film, music and tech experience opened today in Austin, TX today with some tough talk for the indie minded.
The winner of the "Someone to Watch" prize at this year's Independent Spirit Awards answers questions about his debut feature "Without." Jackson's film is the inaugural entry in Film Society's new "Indie Night" series and screens tomorrow at 8pm.
Two ongoing programs will highlight the best new independent narrative and documentary films, respectively, and further Film Society's commitment to discovering emerging cinematic talent. "Indie Night" will be guest curated by producer Ted Hope in 2012.