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SCHEDULE listed by venue (time and venues subject to change)


Campus Center West Auditorium

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Film screening & discussion with director/writer Nicole Gomez-Fisher. Moderated by Alyssa Lotmore.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
OUTTA THE MUCK - Film screening & discussion with directors Bhawin Suchak & Ira McKinley. 

3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
FOLLOW HER - Film screening & discussion with director Sylvia Caminer & writer/actress Dani Barker. Moderated by Paul Grondahl.

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - IRONWEED & SHORT FILM AWARD CEREMONY 

Campus Center West Boardroom

10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. - SHORT FILMS SCREENINGS

Campus Center West Mulit-Purpose Room

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

WITNESSFilm screening & discussion with director Masood Haque. Moderated by Azra Haqqie.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

CHOSENFilm screening & discussion with director Joseph Juhn. Moderated by Heather Murphy.

3:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

THE INHERITANCEFilm screening & discussion with director Ephriam Asili. Moderated by Bhawin Suchak.
Event cosponsored by the University Art Museum.

Campus Center Assembly Hall

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Panel discussion with Laura Wittern-Keller & Joshua Hauck-Whealton.

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

VIDEO & FILM MAKING - Panel discussion with Sky Hopinka & Jeffrey Gibson. Moderated by Rachel Martin.
Event cosponsored by the University Art Museum.

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

JOYCE CAROL OATES on "BLONDE" - Discussion with best-selling author Joyce Carol Oates. Moderated by Robert Boyers.

3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

THE LAST SHOTDiscussion with Prince Sprauve. Moderated by Kevin Johnson
(Executive Director, Palace Performing Arts Center, Inc.)

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF MOVIE CRITICS? - Discussion with Daniel Gold, C.J. Lais & Jackson Murphy.

Campus Center Ballroom

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Film Editing - Discussion with Amy Carey Linton. Moderated by Mark Koplik.

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Actor STEPHEN LANG - Discussion with screen actor Stephen Lang and Paul Grondahl.

3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

A CONVERSATION ABOUT THE MOVIE "THE ICE STORM"  - Discussion with author Rick Moody & screenwriter  James Schamus. Moderated by Mark Koplik.

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Writer & Producer of "TILL" KEITH BEAUCHAMPIn conversation with Janell Hobson.


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Joseph Dougherty: Screenwriting, Experiences and Encouragement

Wednesday, March 29th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Joseph Dougherty is an Emmy and Humanitas Prize winner for his writing on the series thirtysomething. His movies include the Occult-Noir mashup Cast A Deadly Spell and the revisionist remake of Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman. He has contributed to several television series including Judging Amy, Once and Again, and Pretty Little Liars. Dougherty earned Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations for his play Digby produced by Manhattan Theatre Club, and wrote the libretto for the Tony winning musical version of My Favorite Year presented at Lincoln Center. His play Chester Bailey premiered at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, where it was selected Best World Premiere Play at the TBA Awards. Chester Bailey opened in New York at The Irish Repertory Theatre in the fall of 2022. His book A Screenwriter’s Companion: Instruction, Opinion, Encouragement is available from Fayetteville Mafia Press. His novel, The First Cylinder will be published in June 2023.

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Prince Sprauve: How to find support & investors for your film

Thursday, March 30th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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Prince Sprauve

Founder and CEO of Prince Sprauve Visual,LLC, D/B/A Quiet On Set is an independent film writer, producer and director whose films highlight the issues impacting communities across America.

This workshop will inform and give insight on how to attract investors, businesses, and nonprofits to donate, sponsor or even invest in your film.

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