Monday, January 2, 2012

All Schedules and Guests are UNCONFIRMED (unless otherwise posted)

Special Guests and Speakers

Amazing people are invited to participate from New York, LA, Texas and Mexico. Announcements coming soon!

Schedule of Events

Thursday, Feb. 23rd
6:00 PM Opening Reception (Location: TBA)

Friday, Feb 24th
7-8:30 AM Breakfast Tacos/Guadalupe Theater

9:00 - 9:45 Opening Remarks (featured speaker)

10-10:30 Session One: Getting the most out of filmmakers across_borders - Collaboration Now & Then
- Historical Perspective
- Film Examples
- Actors/Writers/Directors/Producters
English and Spanish
Moderator: Luis Garza
Panelists: TBA

10:30 - 11:00 Break

11-12:30 PM Session Two: Writers - Collaborating on stories that ring true in two cultures (for TV and Features)
English and Spanish
Moderator: Pablo Veliz
Panelists: Plutarco Haza

12:30 - 2:00 LUNCH

2:00 - 3:30 Session Three: Directors in two cultures - Fusing the cultural styles of Latin American and American cinema.
English and Spanish
Moderator: TBA
Panelists: TBA

3:30 - 5:00 PM Session Four: Producers maximizing the appeal of two cultures - American expectations of film and TV versus Latin American expectations.
English and Spanish
Moderator: TBA
Panelists: Victor Orozco, Francisco Mendoza
5:00 - 7:00 Open Time for participants/Private reception for speakers and sponsors

7:00 - 10:00 PM Screening (TBA)

11:00 PM - 1:00 AM Closing Reception (Location TBA)