More senior staff changes are taking place at Film Independent, the organization that annually produces the Los Angeles Film Festival and the Spirit Awards. Stephanie Allain, the longtime producer and former Columbia Pictures executive, has been named the new director of the Los Angeles Film Festival, replacing Rebecca Yeldham, who recently stepped down. Today’s announcement comes in the wake of the appointment of Sean McManus and Josh Welsh as co-presidents of Film Independent earlier this month.
Stephanie Allain Named Director Of Los Angeles Film Festival
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