"Our Spring Speed Mentoring event will focus on all aspects of Film and Television"
Speed Mentoring is modeled after the speed-dating concept where industry professionals in filmmaking, film production, marketing and TV serve as mentors to give valuable career advice to mentees through five minute one-on-one conversations.
Here's some of the film and TV pros you will meet:
Dana Besnoy - SVP of Post Production, Pie Town Productions (House Hunters, House Hunters Renovation, Flip or Flop)
Gina Cavalier - Producer, Cavalier Originals - a film, television, publishing, and digital content development company
Melissa Dowler - Director, Long Haul Films (Adele and After)
Rachel Goldberg - Director (AMERICAN HORROR STORY: CULT, MUTED)
Shellie Hunt - CEO, Women of Global Change - recipient of President’s Lifetime Achievement Award from Barrack Obama (documentary - Freedom)
Melinda James - Cinematographer
Patricia Kara - Actress (NBC’s Deal or No Deal where she worked with Meghan Markle, Extra, Fox Movie Channel, and People Magazine’s “100 Most Beautiful People.”)
Simon Kilmurry - Executive Director, International Documentary Association. Winner of 18 Emmy Awards and more than 60 Emmy nominations.
Monica Lopez - Stunt Performer (The Fate of the Furious, Hostiles, Bright, Beatriz at Dinner, Criminal Minds. Lucifer, Fear of the Walking Dead, Teen Wolf, American Horror Story)
Lucille OuYang - Assistant Director (When Harry Met Sally, Scream 1 & 2, Primal Fear, Master & Commander, Purge , “Mad Men”)
Victoria Renée - Recording Artist/Actress (Hello Ladies on HBO, starring in R&H Cinderella as Cinderella, and opening for Ariana Grande. Current single "A Better Tomorrow" is charting in top 10 on Reverbnation Charts with 4+ million subscribers.)
Juliana Sakae - Filmmaker (The Human Trial, Netflix's docu-series Making a Murderer)
Francisco Velasquez - Senior Manager, Project Involve, Film Independent’s signature mentoring program that fosters the future generations of visual storytellers.
Christina M. Walker - TV Writer (NCIS: Los Angeles, The Killing, Stitchers, the Shondaland show Still Star-Crossed and the pilot Guilt)