Ani Mercedes

Looky Looky Pictures
Impact Producer
Participates in 2 items

Ani Mercedes is an Impact Producer and Founder of Looky Looky Pictures. She's designed, implemented, and lead impact and outreach campaigns for numerous feature-length films, shorts, and social initiatives. Highlights include Liyana, Good Pitch selections Councilwoman and Unaccompanied ChildrenBuilding the American Dream, and supporting impact on Our 100 Days shorts series by Field of Vision while a Firelight Media Impact Producer Fellow.

She directed two short documentaries, The Hall (PBS) Hand Built Boat (Miami International Film Festival). Her third short, Fearless, was selected for a Sundance Short Film Intensive. She began her film career as a Kartemquin Films intern, studying hours of raw footage from Academy-Award nominated director Steve James. She helping filmmakers build financial sustainability at Thriving Filmmaker, an online course and podcast. 

Prior to filmmaking, she a White House intern under President Obama, an elementary school teacher (Teach for America), and helped school districts improve their technology. She earned a Bachelor’s in Anthropology from the University of Chicago, a Master’s in Public Administration from Syracuse University, and she's based in Miami, Florida.

Sessions in which Ani Mercedes participates

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

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11:30 AM
11:30 AM

Thursday 27 September, 2018

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1:30 PM
1:30 PM
  • Thriving Filmmaker Workshop
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Workshop
    SustainabilityTransparencyEmerging

Sessions in which Ani Mercedes attends

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

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8:00 AM
8:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:15 AM
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
  • Pulling Back the Curtain
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Interactive Workshop
    SustainabilityTransparencyFilmmaker OnlyEmerging
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
Frederick Wiseman
Participant
Zipporah Films
Director, Producer, Edit...
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
6:30 PM
6:30 PM
  • Gimme Truth!
  • Signup required
  • The Montalbán - Theatre
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Game Show
    CreativityTransparencyEmerging

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
5:45 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
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