LOS ANGELES (June 9, 2010) – Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards, the Los Angeles Film Festival, and year-round artist development programs and exhibition events announced Academy Award-winning director Kathryn Bigelow as its Guest Director of the 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival.
In her role as Guest Director, Bigelow will attend the 9th annual Filmmaker Retreat at Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, California, a gathering of Festival filmmakers, special invited artists and Festival staff. The retreat is made possible by Skywalker Sound, with support from MySpace and Deluxe Entertainment Services Group / EFILM.
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