Fourth Thursday of every month! A networking opportunity featuring host-driven interviews of various industry professionals; agents, managers, filmmakers, casting directors, actors, producers, musicians, and more! The hour will culminate to an open-question forum, during which attendees can participate with their own questions and conversation topics for our industry guests. This is is included for Ongoing Monthly TV/Film Class registrants.
TV/Film Casting Director Caroline Sinclair. Caroline casts for films, theater, commercials and music videos. She just finished casting the feature BLIND starring Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin and Dylan McDermott as well as the indie feature THIS IS NOWHERE. Currently she’s working the new tv series “Gravesend’ on Amazon Prime and has several upcoming projects including the indie feature TEMPORARY HERO as well as lots of commercials. Recent projects include: The House Is Burning (premiered at the Cannes Film Festival), The Living Wake starring Jesse Eisenberg (won awards at the CineVegas, Woodstock & Austin Film Festivals), Frank the Rat and Fast Food Fast Women (nominated for the Golden Palm and won the Prize of the Ecumenical Jury at the Cannes Film Festival).
David Wally, Producer, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Mycotoo, Inc. David thrives in that coveted pool of influencers, most notably leading the talent and story development of HBO’s Westworld at SXSW 2018. David Wally also Produced Meet Joe Black starring Brad Pitt, Hostage Starring Bruce Willis and was on the Production team for Scent Of A Women Starring Academy Award Winner Al Pacino.
Russell Friedenber, TV/Film Director. Russell has written and directed three feature films including AMONG RAVENS, an audience-pleaser starring Amy Smart, Will McCormack and Joshua Leonard; IBID, which debuted at (SXSW) South By Southwest and Munich International where it was nominated for the prestigious Cinevision Award; and WIND WALKERS a genre bender starring Zane Holtz and Glen Powell purchased by Fox. Friedenberg’s writing and producing credits include award-winning documentary TRUDELL, which premiered at Sundance and played more than 100 festivals worldwide and was recently inducted into the National Archive. For ESPN he wrote and produced OUT OF THE BLUE: a Film about Life and Football. And for Showtime, FIRST CIRCLE, a feature documentary about the foster care system in America. He wrote and produced SAWTOOTH, starring Adam Beach and Udo Kier and was an Executive Producer on MAGIC VALLEY with Scott Glenn, Kyle Gallner and Matthew Gray Gubler and ASS BACKWARDS which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 2017 with stars Alicia Silverstone, Jon Cryer and Vincent D’Onofrio. His TV show, SHASTA, was selected by the Sundance 2017 Episodic Lab and was purchased by AMC.