Friday, October 27 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
Second Rounders Roundtable: The Art, Craft, and Business of Film and Television

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Get in-depth answers to your questions about the art, craft, and business of screenwriting. This session offers Second Rounds from the Screenplay Competition exclusive access to writers, executives, studio reps, agents, managers, producers, and attorneys in an informal setting. Take advantage of this invaluable opportunity to ask those burning questions: What’s the best way to overcome writer’s block? Or risk a taking a new direction after established success? How do I find representation? Are studios buying spec scripts? What are emerging trends in the industry? Don’t miss your chance to ask all this and more without being charged by the hour or forgoing a percentage of your script sale.

*This roundtable is open to Second Rounders only.

Roundtables required advance sign-up through the Screenplay Department. 

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Geoff Betts

Business Agent, WGA East
Geoff Betts has been a Business Agent with the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) for the past ten years. He administers the Guild’s Minimum Basic Agreement (MBA) on behalf of all WGA film, television and digital media writers on the east coast. This is in addition to overseeing... Read More →
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Karrie Cox

producer Adult Beginners, Tangerine; executive producer Kicks
Karrie Cox is an actress and Independent Spirit nominated and Gotham Award winning producer. Her films have played SXSW, Tribeca, Toronto and Sundance. Karrie founded Through Films in 2008 with her husband, Marcus Cox, to make meaningful motion pictures that captivate, influence and... Read More →
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Marcus Cox

producer Adult Beginners, Tangerine; executive producer Kicks
Marcus Peace Cox is a writer/director and Independent Spirit nominated and Gotham Award winning producer. His films have played prestigious film festivals including; SXSW, Dallas International, Tribeca, Toronto and Sundance. He founded Through Films with wife, Karrie Cox, in 2008... Read More →
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Rick Dugdale

President, Enderby Entertainment; producer An Ordinary Man, Blackway, Rosemont, Dawn Patrol
Rick Dugdale is the President and CEO of Enderby Entertainment, an independent film finance and production company, founded in 2006 by Dugdale and his filmmaking partner, Daniel Petrie, Jr. Dugdale oversees all aspects of Enderby Entertainment’s business, finance, and production... Read More →
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Erich Hoeber

writer Battleship, Red & Red 2, Meg (2018), Happytime Murders (2018), Naruto (2019)
Screenwriting brothers Jon Hoeber and Erich Hoeber have worked in a diverse array of genres and formats during their 20-year stint in Hollywood. First gaining traction with the 1998 Sundance hit Montana, the team began aprolific run in features, animation, and graphic novels,writing... Read More →
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Doug Jung

writer Star Trek Beyond, God Particle, Big Love, Banshee
After graduating from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Doug Jung’s first feature was Confidence starring Ed Burns and Dustin Hoffman. He’s written extensively for television as well as film, including HBO’s Big Love and as co-creator of TNT’s Dark Blue. Star Trek Beyond was... Read More →
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Jono Matt

co-writer Captain Planet
Jono Matt (who's totally writing this bio, but is still going to speak in the third person) is currently working on the live-action reboot of Captain Planet. He met his writing partner, Glen Powell, when they both snuck into the Golden Globes. Jono worked as a director's assistant... Read More →
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Joyce San Pedro

producer Troupe Zero, Life: Round 2, Salome
Joyce is a former Los Angeles studio-based producer who recently transitioned to Indie Producer in New York. Her TV and film projects are stories of empowerment, insight, and education. Her co-production partners include Amazon Studios, Escape Artists, EndemolShine, UCP, Sumayoko... Read More →
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Christopher Vogler

author The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers
Christopher Vogler is a veteran Hollywood story consultant known the world over for his landmark book The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Storytellers. Vogler began his career as a documentary filmmaker for the US Air Force’s space program. After graduate studies at the USC... Read More →

Friday October 27, 2017 10:45am - 12:00pm
St. David's Episcopal Church, Crail Hall

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