Mini Bio (1)
Brian Newman, founder of Sub-Genre, a strategic consultancy that guides brands through the process of leveraging entertainment for marketing & CSR initiatives.. Current and former clients include: Oatly, REI, Stripe, Shopify Studios, Mud\Wtr, Yeti Coolers, and Sundance.
Brian is also the producer of The Outside Story (narrative), and Love & Taxes; (narrative); and executive producer of Shored Up, The Invisible World (docs) and Remittance (narrative).
Brian has served as CEO of the Tribeca Film Institute, president of Renew Media (known for the Rockefeller Fellowships) and executive director of Image Film & Video (producers of the Atlanta Film Festival).
Brian serves on the advisory board of the Camden International Film Festival. He has served on the boards of Grantmakers in Film & Electronic Media (GFEM, now Media Impact Funders, as Vice Chair and Treasurer); Muse Film & Television, Rooftop Films (Chair) and IndieCollect (Co-Founding Board Member).
Brian is a frequent keynote speaker on branded content and the future of film and new media, and writes a popular weekly newsletter on these subjects. He was born in North Carolina and has an MA in Film Studies from Emory University.
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