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Speed Mentoring-Film/TV Produced By Alliance for women in media

Empower women in Film & TV. Pay it forward.

Join AWM SoCal for our most popular networking event - Speed Mentoring - on Saturday, June 16th at CBS Radford Studio Lot!

"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.

This setting is ideal for both students and/or professionals who may be established or exploring a career change. It’s all about meeting people, making connections and helping each other.

All ages and career levels are welcome.

Pictured - AWM SoCal Speed Mentoring event at SAG-AFTRA.

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)

Click for a complete list of mentors and their bios

Speed Mentoring - Film/TV is Saturday, June 16th, 9am - Noon at CBS Studios Radford Lot: 4024 Radford Avenure., Studio city, CA 91604.

Due to security at CBS, the last day to register is Thursday, June 14th by end of day.

Pictured- AWM SoCal Speed Mentoring event at CBS Radford

This event sells out, so be sure to reserve your tickets!

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