How to Direct Your Own Damn Movie with Renegade Troma Director Lloyd Kaufman

Tue, 04/14/2009 - 7:30pm
DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street, NYC

If you mix fantasy, heavy action, comedy and eroticism into a wild brew, you will find yourself in the cult world of B movie superstar, Lloyd Kaufman, and Troma Studios.

Join us, as legendary director Lloyd Kaufman, creator of The Toxic Avenger, reveals 40 years worth of maverick iconic cinematic know-how from his brand new book, Direct Your Own Damn Movie!

From production and financing to marketing and distribution, you’ll learn dozens of creative and practical tips that are invaluable to aspiring filmmakers. There’s more to directing than a cool-looking chair.

About Lloyd Kaufman:
Lloyd Kaufman is one of the very few genuine auteur filmmakers. He has written, produced, and/or directed more than 25 films, including The Toxic Avenger, Terror Firmer, Tromeo and Juliet, and Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead. Kaufman is president of the world-famous Troma Entertainment, the oldest and, arguably, the longest-running truly independent film studio in history. He is also the president of the IFTA (Independent Film & Television Alliance), whose members produce more than 400 independent films and countless hours of television programming each year and generate more than $4 billion in distribution revenues annually.

Presented by DCTV & Shooting People

$30 DCTV & Shooting People Members
$40 General
Ticket includes a copy of Kaufman’s book Direct Your Own Damn Movie!

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