Upskill: Film Festivals - The What, How and Why

Upskill Join MIFF's Artistic Director, Al Cossar, to learn how to navigate the ins and outs of film festivals.

While the landscape of film exhibition and distribution has changed, bringing challenges and opportunities, festivals have continued to play an important role for filmmakers and audiences alike. In this informal Upskill session, Artistic Director of MIFF, Al Cossar, will reveal tips to navigate the world of festivals for emerging filmmakers, and create the best kind of attention in this space for your work.


  • Date & Time

    17:30 – 18:00, Tuesday 2 March 2021

  • Venue

    Screenrights Stage

  • Speaker

    Al Cossar

  • Moderator

    Kim Munro

  • Session Producer

    Kim Munro