Ilse Fernandez

Producer/ Director / Doc Series Showrunner

Ilse Fernandez has produced and directed over 200 hours of non-fiction docu-series and reality shows for networks including ABC, NBC, VICE, MTV, Netflix, Univision, Discovery Channel, A&E, National Geographic, History Channel, and TLC. Most notably, she worked as a Field Producer and Director on five seasons of the A&E series “Intervention”, including the 2009 "Outstanding Reality Program" Emmy Award winning season. 

Ilse works as a Director/Producer and Showrunner overseeing documentary series that have her signature visual style fused with the highest journalistic integrity and storytelling. She was the Showrunner on Viceland’s the cutting edge 8-part documentary series called “Cyberwar,” that investigated geopolitical digital landscape from NSA whistleblowers to hackers like Anonymous. She both directed and showran Spotify’s first documentary series about locations pivotal in music history called “Music Happens Here.” She also recently produced a concert doc about reggaeton sensation Bad Bunny.

Currently, she is working on her first independent feature documentary "Exodus Stories" about the migrant caravan and challenges asylum seekers face immigrating to the United States.

 

Sessions in which Ilse Fernandez attends

Monday 24 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
7:30 PM
7:30 PM
Evan Kleiman
Moderator
KCRW
Chef, Author, Radio Host
Roy Choi
Participant
Kogi, A-Frame, LocoL
Chef
Robert Kenner
Participant
Food Inc.
Director
Carole Morison
Participant
Food Inc.
Film Subject
Rick Nahmias
Participant
Food Forward
Founder/Executive Director
Elise Pearlstein
Participant
Food Inc.
Producer

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:15 AM
9:15 AM
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
  • Here's What Really Happened - Hero
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 9:45 AM - 11:15 AM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Conversation
    CreativityTechnologyFilmmaker Only
12:45 PM
12:45 PM
  • Here's What Really Happened: Drone
  • Signup required
  • Arena Cinelounge - Theater
  • 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Case Study
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyFilmmaker Only
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 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...
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
12:00 PM
12:00 PM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
  • Keynote: Orwa Nyrabia
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM  | 30 minutes
  • Keynote
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyInternationalASL AvailableClosed CaptionedEmerging
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
1:00 PM
1:00 PM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:00 PM
  • International Co-Producing: That Summer
  • Signup required
  • Arena Cinelounge - Theater
  • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Case Study
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyInternational
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
5:45 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM
7:30 PM
7:30 PM