L.A. Film Fest Director Stephanie Allain Steps Down; Jennifer Cochis Takes Helm

Los Angeles Film Festival director and indie producer Stephanie Allain, in production on Justin Simien’s Netflix series Dear White People, is stepping down from the fest, with creative director Jennifer Cochis promoted to the top spot. The change-up was announced today by Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the festival and the Spirit Awards. Cochis is “collaborating with outgoing Festival Director Stephanie Allain on all aspects of the…

Read More