Panels

With a variety of guests and topics each day, panels invite audiences into the discussion on storytelling.

Power of Story: Makers of the New Narrative Revolution

Saturday, January 26, 2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Power of Story: Pushing Boundaries

Thursday, January 31, 2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Can Art Save Democracy?

Saturday, January 26, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Democracy Hacked?

Sunday, January 27, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Reseeing the Present, Rewriting the Past

Monday, January 28, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

The New Storytellers

Tuesday, January 29, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Adventures in Indie Episodic

Wednesday, January 30, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Imagining the Independent Internet

Thursday, January 31, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Leaps of Faith

Friday, February 1, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Life Stories

Saturday, February 2, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Film Church

Sunday, February 3, 10:30 a.m.–noon

AI: I Love You

Sunday, January 27, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

The Second Coming of AR

Monday, January 28, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

THE BIODIGITAL CONTINUUM: Rebounding Digital Democracy

Tuesday, January 29, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Artistic Practice on the Bleeding Edge of Tech

Thursday, January 31, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Lyft Lounge Hot Chocolate Bar

Friday, January 25, 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Friday, January 25, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Elodie

Friday, January 25, noon–12:45 p.m.

Ryan Innes

Friday, January 25, 1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.

To The Stars Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Friday, January 25, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Storytelling Techniques from an Independent Filmmaker

Friday, January 25, 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Nico Franc

Friday, January 25, 2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.

Mickey Guyton

Friday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

LA Times Live Film Discussion: Hala

Friday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

What VR Can Learn from Theatre and Film

Friday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Explore the Wide World of Editing

Friday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. Native Son Panel

Friday, January 25, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

The Future of Storytelling

Friday, January 25, 4:15 p.m.–5:15 p.m.

The Dumes

Friday, January 25, 6:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.

Judah & the Lion

Friday, January 25, 7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

We Talk: Hosted by Ondi Timoner

Saturday, January 26, 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Saturday, January 26, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Abilities Unlimited: The Real D in Diversity

Saturday, January 26, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Conversations about Canada Goose Styles in Film Sets

Saturday, January 26, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Live: Actors

Saturday, January 26, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Late Night Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Saturday, January 26, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Celebrity Chef Cooking Demo

Saturday, January 26, 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.

The Future of Deals

Saturday, January 26, 1:45 p.m.–2:15 p.m.

Jeff Carl and James Droll

Saturday, January 26, 2:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.

The Future of Comedy

Saturday, January 26, 2:15 p.m.–2:45 p.m.

LA Times Live Film Discussion: Paradise Hills

Saturday, January 26, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Ears Close to the Ground: Emerging Trends in Synch

Saturday, January 26, 3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Capturing Cinematic VR in Space

Saturday, January 26, 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Relationship between Costume and Film

Saturday, January 26, 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. Trove, Stasney Mav, and Lord Helmet

Saturday, January 26, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

YouTube Partner Panels

Saturday, January 26, 4:30 p.m.–6:15 p.m.

Change Agents in the Anthropocene

Saturday, January 26, 5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.

Lyft Lounge Hot Chocolate Bar

Saturday, January 27, 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Sunday, January 27, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Spotlight on This Is Personal

Sunday, January 27, noon–1:00 p.m.

The Road to Decolonization

Sunday, January 27, noon–1:30 p.m.

Conversations about Canada Goose Styles in Film Sets

Sunday, January 27, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Clemency Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Sunday, January 27, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Mia Grace

Sunday, January 27, 2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.

Fireside Chat with Susan Jacobs

Sunday, January 27, 3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Basecamp Talk with The Atlantic

Sunday, January 27, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. Samuel J and Joshy Soul

Sunday, January 27, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Slate’s Employee of the Month Live

Sunday, January 27, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

LA Times Live Film Discussion: Sunlit Night

Sunday, January 27, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Next Generation VR

Monday, January 28, 10:00 a.m.–noon

Taste of Sapphire

Monday, January 28, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Loyalty: Stories—Being Muslim in the Military

Monday, January 28, noon–1:30 p.m.

Them That Follow Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Monday, January 28, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Postproduction for Indies—Quick Cuts and Fast Fixes

Monday, January 28, 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

LA Times Live Film Discussion: Little Monsters

Monday, January 28, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

The New York Times: Op-Docs—“Traveling While Black” Premiere and Conversation

Monday, January 28, 3:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. (Doors open 2:45 p.m.)

DJ Set with Mick

Monday, January 28, 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. DJ Dronricky

Monday, January 28, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Tuesday, January 29, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Live Recording of Screen Talk

Tuesday, January 29, noon –1:00 p.m.

From Idea to Deal: How Legal Challenges Cultivate Creativity

Tuesday, January 29, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

LA Times Live Film Discussion: Brittany Runs a Marathon

Tuesday, January 29, 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. Kevin Federline

Tuesday, January 29, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Wednesday, January 30, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion about Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men

Wednesday, January 30, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. Kevin Federline

Wednesday, January 30, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Thursday, January 31, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Connecting with Characters in a Virtual World

Thursday, January 31, 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Lyft and Cotopaxi Panel Discussion

Thursday, January 31, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. Kevin Federline

Thursday, January 31, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Creating the Documentary: Nonfiction Storytelling

Thursday, January 31, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Taste of Sapphire

Friday, February 1, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Marcus Bently

Friday, February 1, noon–12:45 p.m.

Sego

Friday, February 1, 1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.

S2_COOL

Friday, February 1, 2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.

Pinguin Mofex

Friday, February 1, 3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. The Strike and SWIMM

Friday, February 1, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

New Narratives in Our DNA

Friday, February 1, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Strange Familia

Saturday, February 2, noon–12:45 p.m.

Robert Loud

Saturday, February 2, 1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.

Kasadoom

Saturday, February 2, 2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.

Ivory Layne

Saturday, February 2, 3:00 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Lyft Up Equality

Saturday, February 2, 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Acura Hours feat. The Federal Empire and ThunderChunk

Saturday, February 2, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.