Directors Close-Up 2019


Directors Close-Up 2019

Please note: Directors Close-Up series passes are SOLD OUT. Information regarding single night tickets will be available later in January.

The Directors Close-Up consists of five unique events which take place every Wednesday from January 30 through February 27. Over the past decade, Film Independent’s Directors Close-Up has featured some of today’s most acclaimed and accomplished filmmakers discussing their craft in fascinating detail.

Each night focuses on a different aspect of filmmaking craft and concludes with a hosted reception, giving attendees the opportunity to meet their peers and forge new relationships with like-minded people.

Directors Close-Up series passes sell out quickly each year – Film Independent Members enjoy a significant discount and an exclusive pre-sale period.

Not a Member? Join today.

Registration is for series passes only. A limited number of single night tickets will be made available the Thursday prior to each individual DCU event.

Just announced! This year’s series will feature incredible talent, including:

Fede Alvarez (Don’t Breathe)
Bo Burnham (Eighth Grade)
Debra Granik (Leave No Trace)
Nicole Holofcener (The Land of Steady Habits)
Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk)
Tamara Jenkins (Private Life)
Spike Lee (BlacKkKlansman)
Boots Riley (Sorry to Bother You)
Floria Sigismondi (The Turning)

Check back often for upcoming announcements regarding guests, moderators and the full week-by-week DCU schedule.

PLEASE NOTE: Schedule, content, speakers and moderators are subject to change at any time.