2019 Columbus Film Industry Summit


 The City of Columbus, The Greater Columbus Film Commission, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Wexner Center for the Arts, and The Ohio State University Film Studies Program invite you to the

2019 Columbus Film Industry Summit

4pm - 7pm Friday, September 13 Wexner Center for the Arts

Film/Video Theater 1871 North High St. Columbus, OH 43210


Michael Gottwald Producer Oscar-nominated Beasts of the Southern Wild

Beast of the Southern Wild Poster


Panel: Columbus as a film city. Let’s discuss.


Jon Sherman Associate Professor of Film, Kenyon College

VP, Film Columbus

Jennifer Lange Curator, Film/Video Studio Program Wexner Center for the Arts

Panelists include:

Michael Gottwald, Producer (Beasts of the Southern Wild, Patti Cake$)

Jennifer Reeder, Writer/Director (Knives and Skin), Director (Signature Move)

Cristyn Steward, Columbus Black International Film Festival

David Jeffries, Ohio HD

Jared Greene, Central Grip

Don Lee, Horizons Companies



6pm-7pm Wexner Center

Sandwiches and desserts provided, cash bar


Film Presentation (Ticket Required*):

7pm Film/Video Theater The Midwest premiere of Jennifer Reeder’s Knives and Skin followed by a Q&A with Jennifer to follow.

Knives and Skin Poster


Summit is free but RSVP is required: rsvp@filmcolumbus.com

Purchase tickets for film presentation: https://wexarts.org/film-video/knives-and-skin

Parking and additional info available at: filmcolumbus.com/2019summit

*Tickets for the film can be purchased day of the event. Registered Film Summit attendees can purchase tickets through the Wexner Center ticket office for a discounted price of $5 with the discount code KNIVES at check out while supplies last. Non-registered tickets at $7 for Wex Members and $9 for General Public.
Check-in begins at 3:30, presentation begins promptly at 4:00pm