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Tuesday, Oct. 20

CONTENT SUMMIT II - DAY 2

Location: Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, 1700 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401

All panels will be in Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.

01 | 8:30 am - 9:15 am

Writers Boot Camp – Mini Camp – A hands-on workshop for screenwriters, television and webisode writers.

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Presented by Writers Boot Camp

Writers Boot Camp fouder Jeffery Gordon will shed light on the full creative developmental process. With the support of clearly defined and proven professional tools, writers will improve their productivity, positioning and success in the digital world.

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02 | 9:30 am - 10:45 am

Transmedia Storytelling: Writing and producing for the multi-platform Universe

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

With a whole universe of entertainment – TV, Broadband, DVD, Facebook, Twitter, Bebo, Manga, Books, Alternate Reality, Games, etc…- tomorrow’s writer will need more then a three act structure to engage an audience. What does the future have in store?

Presented by the Writers Guild of America-West

Helen Ross, writer, Mad Men on Twitter
Flint Dille, writer and interactive storyteller, Dragonstrike, Dead to Rights
Jay Bushman, Story Architect
Matt Corman & Chris Ord, writers, Covert Affairs (USA Networks), Deck the Halls
Adam Armus, Executive Producer “Heroes”
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media, Moderator
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03 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Storyteller + Producer = Creator

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Presented by the Writers Guild of America-West

Today’s visionary writers and producers are creating the web, cable and TV of tomorrow while attached to the studios of today: Which roles are shifting, transforming, disappearing and being invented right now?

John Fasano, Writer, Woke Up Dead
Felicia Day, Creator, The Guild
Doug Cheney, Writer / EP, Prom Queen, Sorority Forever
Michael Oates Palmer, Writer, The West Wing, Rubicon
Sarah Fain & Elizabeth Craft, Writers, Lie To Me / Dollhouse / The Shield
Patricia Handschiegel, commentator Huffington Post / The New Power Girls
Dawn Chmielewski, Reporter, Company Town / Los Angeles Times, Moderator

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04 | 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Online Distribution of Docs

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Lunch and presentation courtesy of SnagFilms

Rick Allen, CEO, SnagFilms, Les Guthman, documentary filmmaker and Anne Thompson, IndieWire discuss the “state of the indie union” from the perspectives of distribution, journalism, producing financing.

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05 | 1:20 pm - 1:45 pm

Indie Funding Workshop

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Presented by IndieGoGo

Danae Ringelmann, CEO, IndieGoGo, demo hands-on tools to fundraise and budget your next picture, doc or web series

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06 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

The Digital Documentarian – DIY all the way from Shoot, to Post Production into Distribution.

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Presented by the International Documentary Association

Are the choices for today’s documentary filmmaker helping to create better films and better outreach to their own audience?
Matt Tyrnauer, Director, Valentino: The Last Emperor
Rebecca Yeldham, Producer, Anvil
Courtney Sexton, Director, Documentary Production, Participant Media
Marina Zenovich, Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired
Scott Hamilton Kennedy, Director, The Garden
Eddie Schmidt, President IDA, Moderator

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07 | 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

Moguls, Indies, YouTube Stars – Re-mastering the Studio Model for the Digital Golden Age.

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Presented by the Producers Guild of America

David Gale, Executive VP New Media, MTV Films and MTV Interactive
Aaron Ryder, President Production, FilmNation Entertainment
Nathan Mayfield, Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder, Hoodlum (The Dharma Initiative / LOST)
Ted Skillman, Founder, Snackaholic, Bollywood Hero
Richard Wright, EVP / Head of Production, Lakeshore Entertainment
Bill Duke, Actor / Director, Deep Cover, Sister Act 2, Level 26
Daniel Tibbets, SVP, GoTV Studios, Moderator

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08 | 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Animated Force – pushing the limits with Flash, Pen, Brush and Machinima.

Digital Hollywood Content Summit II – Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Presented by ASIFA Hollywood: The International Animated Film Society

Independent filmmaking from today’s most exciting animators.
Heather Kenyon, VP Head of Sales and Project Development, Starz Animation
Dave Vamos, Founder Six Point Harness Studios
Uri Shinar, CEO, Aniboom
Jason Smith, Machinima / Gossip Girl on Second Life
John Andrews, SVP, Klasky Csupo, ka-chew!, moderator

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