Film/Stage Director, Moderator and Founder, The Film Festival Group

Directors Master Class - Friday, June 23rd - Creators Studio 2

Mitch Levine is a consultant to filmmakers and film festivals around the world, is the founder of The Film Festival Group and was the Executive Director of the Palm Springs Film Festivals. He is a film and stage director, a member of BAFTA and a directing member of the renowned Actors Studio. His Holocaust drama SHADOWS won awards around the globe. He directed the films IN CONFIDENCE (Cannes 2015), HUNGRY IS THE TIGER and MORPHING GRAVITY. Mitch was Artistic Supervisor of the opera EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH and collaborated with Peter Gabriel and Moses Pendleton on the multi-media/dance work PASSION. He was the host of AFI’s Great Filmmakers series and moderates many of Hollywood’s Conversations with… Previously, he was Production Director of MOMIX Dance Theatre and a Special Representative to the United NationsHe is currently directing GOD HELP US!, starring Ed Asner, and is Creative Director of the University of Virginia’s Bicentennial Celebration.