Outreach and ConnectionThis panel focused on the various ways that outreach and audience connection can be incorporated into social-issue media, and provide new approaches in measuring impact. Featuring: Andrew Mer of SnagfilmsAlmudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar, film makers of Made in LAScott Kirsner, author of CinemaTechMaia L. Ermita, Director of Festival and Outreach at Arts EngineWendy Levy, Director of Creative Programming of the Bay Area Video Coalition
The Center for Social Media showcases and analyzes strategies to use media as creative tools for public knowledge and action. It focuses on social documentaries for civil society and democracy, and on the public media environment that supports them. The Center is part of the School of Communication at American University.