Global Entertainment and Media Symposium
Panel Discussions and Film Screening

June 22, 2014 2:00 PM    Young Professionals

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Global Entertainment and Media Symposium

Join us for this exciting event that will feature two dynamic panels! Our first panel will feature prominent leaders in the entertainment industry discussing emerging trends in the international film, television, and interactive media landscapes. The second panel includes distinguished academics, practitioners, and authors exploring the power of film and television to bridge cultural divides and facilitate the exchange of ideas.

Panelists Include:

- Mike Medavoy - Chairman, Phoenix Pictures and author of "American Idol After Iraq"

- Luke Ryan - CEO, The Alchemists  

- Rachel Gandin Mark - Administrator, American Film Showcase and producer of "The United"

- Peter Schiao - CEO, Orb Media Group

- Meredith Lavitt - Director Sundance Institute's Film Forward Initiative 

- Tom Rothman- Chairman, TriStar Productions

- Hala Alsalman - Filmmaker/Journalist

- Jeanette Buerling - Producer/Financier

Among many others!

The afternoon will conclude with a special screening of IFC Films' CAMP X-RAY starring Kristen Stewart, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, and Q&A with Writer/Director Peter Sattler and Producer Gina Kwon.


1:30 PM – 2:00 PM – Check-In
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Panel One “Emerging Trends in the International Entertainment & Media Marketplace”
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM – Panel Two “Film & Television as Instruments of Cultural Diplomacy”
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM – Reception in the Mary Pickford Lobby, George Lucas Building, SCA Complex
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Special Advance Screening of IFC Films’ CAMP X-RAY 
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM – Q&A with Director/Writer Peter Sattler & Producer Gina Kwon

The USC School of Cinematic Arts is located at 900 W. 34th St., Los Angeles, CA 90007. Parking passes may be purchased for $10.00 at USC Entrance Gate #5, located at the intersection of W. Jefferson Blvd. & McClintock Avenue. We recommend parking in Lot M at 34th & Watt Way, or Parking Structure D, at the far end of 34th Street. Metered street parking is also available along Jefferson Blvd.

In Partnership with the USC School of Cinematic Arts