Hollywood Production
December 5, 2020 11:00 am PST

The Road from A-Z – Becoming a Successful Tv Writer in Today’s Crowded Landscape

Presented by Bianca Sams, Mercedes Valle, Maya Houston, Kate McCarthy and Liz Benjamin
What’s the key to creating lasting success in Hollywood? First, it’s honing your craft. Second, it’s knowing the difference between “Breaking in” and “Making it last”. Third… well you’ll just have to come to the Becoming a Successful Tv Writer in Today’s Crowded Landscape panel to find out more. Join professional writers Liz Benjamin, Bianca Sams Mercedes Valle, Maya Houston and Kate McCarthy for a fun and frank conversation about what it really takes to survive and thrive in the high-stakes world of Film and Television. How they got in. How they stayed in. How they’re building bridges for lasting success. Spaces are limited, so RSVP today.

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Social Commentary in Horror Panel

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Hip-Hop And Comics: Cultures Combining

Hip-Hop and comics exist in constant communication: namehecking and reflecting each other, trading ideas back and forth, and sharing many common inspirations and influences. In this program, creators and innovators …

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THE SPIRIT UNIVERSE OF AFRICAN COMICS – VORTEX247.COM

A data driven Panel series giving insight into the growing comic scene in Africa looking into narratives in different regions from Africa’s best comic creators and professionals by VORTEX CORP.

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The Comic Book Spectrum: Black Women in Comics

Women in Comics Collective International is an organization that serves to highlight the work and merit of marginalized people working in the comic book industry; especially that of Women and …

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Why Afrofuturism Matters

A Discussion of why Afrofuturism Matters in Black Speculative Fiction. Following the success of Black Panther, why this genre is so important currently, the benefits of it being produced by …

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Create Your Character

Join Dill in creating your own original character, from initial design to backstory and personality.

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Anime Illustration Tutorial – Clip Studio Paint Sponsored by Wacom

A workshop on how I create my artwork.

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Designing Character

Watch concept artist/illustrator Jordan McCreacken-Foster as he shows how to design a character from start to finsih. In this workshop, Jordan discusses his process demonstrating how he uses reference boards, …

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Zulu Ink Wash

Robert deomonstrates how tto do a quick sketch, then I flush it out with ink. Lastly, I show how to create a water color look in photoshop. I did a …

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The Story of SOUL

Join Pixar Animation Studios Story Artist Michael Yates as he discusses his background, professional path, and gives you an inside look at the story process for Disney and Pixar’s newest …

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The spectacular laughter, entertainment panel

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Entrepreneurial journey into animation, Advertising, Design, and Tech

The motivation, the ways and the means to get there may be varied but are there a set of prerequisites to make it in the world of high tech and …

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Future X

Developing an animated show from A to Z

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60 FRAMES PER SECOND

An insight into the production pipeline and process when producing ORANGE CITY

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The first steps of Visual Storytelling – Story Boarding is the foundation of Animation

The Copeland Brothers life and times through Story Boarding! Find out how two brothers who loved to draw became directors of Marvel and DC animated films and are now directors …

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