Monday, May 27, 2013
'Nashville Screenwriters Conference' to Feature Top Hollywood Film Professionals
NASHVILLE, Tenn.— (May 2013) The 15th annual "Nashville Screenwriters Conference" will occur at the Union Station Hotel in Nashville from May 31 – June 2, 2013.
The conference will bring Hollywood's top writers, producers, directors, actors, managers, agents and other studio executives to Nashville to provide aspiring screenwriters, songwriters and other individuals interested in the world of film, TV and music the opportunity to network, learn and explore the inner-workings of Hollywood. The event is expected to draw people from across the United States and Canada who are looking for creative ways to achieve their passion for writing.
Highlights of the conference will include
* Legendary actress and writer Doris Roberts' special panel, "The ROBOTARD THEATER 8000".
* Anastasia Brown's "Music in the Movies Luncheon & Panel".
* A "VIP Party & Guitar Pull" featuring award-winning musical artists.
The "Music in the Movies" workshop, which will occur on Saturday at the Country Music Hall of Fame, will be hosted by Anastasia Brown of Format Entertainment (music for "It’s Complicated", "Footloose", "August Rush" and "Taken"). A panel of music supervisors will provide helpful information to songwriters, composers, artists and publishers who are working to tap into the world of song placement in television and film.
Participating panelists for the other sessions will include
Phil Hay / Credits: Clash of the Titans, crazy/beautiful, Aeon Flux.
Malcolm Spellman / Credits: Our Family Wedding, Balls Out, Hot Wheels.
Tim Talbott / Credits: South Park, The Stanford Prison Experiment, Balls Out.
Alec Berg / Credits: Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Dictator.
Manish Ravel / Credits: Girls, New Girl, Walk Hard, Bad Teacher.
Marti Noxon / Credits: I Am Number Four, Buffy, the Vampire Slayer, Grey's Anatomy.
Bob Gordon / Credits: Galaxy Quest, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Men in Black 2.
Rhett Reese / Credits: Zombieland, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, The Joe Schmo Show.
Glenn Berger / Credits: Kung Fu Panda, King of the Hill.
Rita Hsiao / Credits: Toy Story 2, Mulan.
The "Nashville Screenwriters Conference" was created to fill a need for creative writers and other talented people to have a voice, learn the inside tools one needs for success, and network with the power players in the industry. Over the past 15 years, the conference has had so many success stories from participants. Attendees will leave inspired and empowered; energized with new ideas, resources and connections; and motivated to improve their writing and creative content.
Sponsors include Haber Corp, HBO, Mark Bloom, Actuaries Unltd, Tony Brown Enterprises, Carey Nelson Burch , Kathy Anderson, Carnival Music , City National Bank, Creative Artist Agency, The Gilbert Grup, Gleaming Enterprises, Hertz & Lichtenstein, Loeb & Loeb , Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, Robertson/Taylor, Sesac, Brownstein Hyatt Faber Schreck, Suntrust Bank, TN Film Commission, UTA, Vector Mgmt, Ole, Haberize It, LLC, UMPG, Karen Morgan, Warner Music Group, Temple Hill Entertainment, Chapman & Rosenthal Title, Format, Global Motorsports, Inc., InfinityX, Bobo Entertainment, Nashville Lifestyles, Clear Channel and WRLT-FM.
For more information, the full schedule of events, to purchase tickets, or to see a complete list of 2013 sponsors, visit: http://www.nashscreen.com
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