We’re so happy to introduce Alvaro as part of our line up! Born and raised along the Texas-Mexico border, Alvaro Rodriguez spent years as a journalist and some time in academics while pursuing a creative career. Rodriguez wrote and performed music for Robert Rodriguez’s breakthrough film “El Mariachi” and began writing screenplays with him fromRead More…
We’re thrilled to add Bonnie Benjamin-Phariss to our line up! She brings decades of experience as an award-winning production executive with a proven track record of using storytelling to change opinions and lead people to action. She’s worked with the film industry’s greatest brands and creative leaders, including Disney, CNN, HBO, PBS, Discovery and NationalRead More…
We’re thrilled to announce Seattle Film Summit’s full line up of panelists, speakers and honored guests! https://buff.ly/2ACkOVS Check them out and register today. https://buff.ly/2ADFcpK (choose non-member to register). #SFS2017
INTRODUCING THE WIF OF SFS! We couldn’t be more thrilled to announce these strong, talented women in film at SFS! Amanda Toney (Presenter) Courtney Sheehan (Moderator) Denise Gibbs (Panelist) Diana Dotter (Moderator) Jodi Rothfield (Panelist) Kate Imel (Panelists & Presenter) Nicole Pouchet (Panel Host) Nike Imoru (Panelist) Stacey Adams (Presenter)
We’re happy to announce several more industry professionals have been added to our massive line up! Check out Peter Dodd, Richard “RB” Botto and Kate Imel — all now part of our exceptional panels.
We’re thrilled to announce that Diana Dotter will be moderating the Pitch, Hit! panel! Diana is a senior creative leader with two decades of experience in entertainment media, marketing and business strategy, She utilizes her creative abilities to help organizations help the world. Read more about Diana.
Christopher Lockhart is Hollywood’s foremost story professionals. As Story Editor at WME, the world’s largest diversified talent agency, As Story Editor at WME, Christopher has curated films for such A-list actors as Denzel Washington, Matthew McConaughey and Richard Gere, among others. Read more about Chris.
Gary Glushon is currently the Executive Vice President of Production and Development for Fundamental Films, a China-based film financier, distribution and production company. Gary recently executive produced the feature film “24 Hours to Live” starring Ethan Hawke being released December 2017. Read more about Gary.