Nine Lives: When Documentary Is Adapted

Docs have long been based on books, but now feature films and television content are being created out of optioned documentaries. How do filmmakers pursue this path, what are the challenges, and what do you do when you get an inquiry about about your film’s rights? Marc Weiss (Consultant, David E. Kelley Productions) Tendo Nagenda (Plan B Productions), Annie Sundberg (co-director, THE DEVIL CAME ON HORSEBACK) and moderator: Sean Farnel (Hot Docs Festival).


Marc Weiss
Annie Sundberg
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