Tuesday

Tuesday

Schedule of Events

11:00 — 6:00pm

Registration

All attendees must pick up their LMF pass at AMC Lobby for scheduled events during the allotted registration time. 

 

11:30 — 1:00pm

Emerging Content Creators Workshop

Creative Artists Agency (CAA)

This interactive 90 minute workshop designed to guide young content creators into the film and television industry. The workshop is intended to be an informative and step by step guide to successfully transition into the industry. Following the discussion, the emerging creators will break into small mentorship groups with selected industry professionals.

 

To apply please send your reel and resume to submissions@nalip.org. 

12:00 — 6:00pm

Sponsor Lounge

Sponsors Lounge

Latino Media Fest attendees will network with sponsors and exhibitors who will display career opportunities, diversity programs, and initiatives. Enjoy!

The Sponsors Lounge is open to all LMF pass holders.

 

12:00 — 6:00pm

Son of Jaguar First Interactive VR

Sponsors Lounge

The National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) will be presenting Son of Jaguar, Jorge Gutiérrez’s first interactive VR 360° short on September 26th and September 27, 2017 produced by Google Spotlight Stories and Reel FX. Latino Media Fest attendees will have the chance to experience the short at the Sponsor Lounge from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m Tuesday and Wednesday. Jorge Gutiérrez will be at the Latino Media Fest Wednesday to lead the Animation Master Class from 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

 

The VR short film tells the story of the once-mighty, masked luchador, Son of Jaguar, faces his legacy, his family, and what it means to be a part of something bigger than himself. Jorge Gutiérrez is the creator and director of“Book of Life ”  and El Tigre.Co-creators of Son of Jaguar include Producer David Eisenmann and Kirk Bodyfelt, Supervising Technical Directors Cassidy Curtis and John Anderholm. 

 

Activation Sponsored by: Well Played Studios

 

2:00 — 3:00pm

NBC Tips Panel

AMC Century City 15

NBC Entertainment is at the forefront of discovering emerging talent, both in front of and behind the camera.  The Talent Development & Inclusion team oversees over 20 programs to identify diverse storytellers, groom them for success and provide a platform to showcase their work. Join Grace Moss and Jandiz Cardoso, who facilitate the programs, as they provide an overview of these initiatives and tips for success. Alumni from Writers on the Verge, the Late Night Writers Workshop, Stand-Up NBC and the NBCU Short Film Festival will also join the conversation to share their experience with the programs and discuss the TV landscape as a whole.

 

Panelists:

Marvin Lemus 

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Erik Rivera 

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Debby Wolfe 

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Julian Kiani 

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2:00 — 4:00pm

NBC TIPs Panel & Superstore Advance Screening

AMC Century City 15

NBC TIPs Panel:

NBC Entertainment is at the forefront of discovering emerging talent, both in front of and behind the camera.  The Talent Development & Inclusion team oversees over 20 programs to identify diverse storytellers, groom them for success and provide a platform to showcase their work. Join Grace Moss and Jandiz Cardoso, who facilitate the programs, as they provide an overview of these initiatives and tips for success. Alumni from Writers on the Verge, the Late Night Writers Workshop, Stand-Up NBC and the NBCU Short Film Festival will also join the conversation to share their experience with the programs and discuss the TV landscape as a whole.

With Marvin Lemus, Debby Wolfe, Erik Rivera, and Julian Kiani.

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Superstore Advance Screening + The Writer's Room

NALIP is excited to announce an advanced screening of season 3 of NBC’s Superstore at the Latino Media Fest, followed by conversation with writers, Sierra Ornelas and Vanessa Ramos.

  Sierra Teller Ornelas & Vanessa Ramos

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6:00 — 7:30pm

Short Films Program A Shorts Screening Program A

Latino Media Fest Shorts Program A will showcase the following films:

  • Victor & Isolina - William D. Caballero
  • Desde el Principio - Miguel J. Soliman
  • The Spirit was Gone - Cristian Proa
  • Hijo por Hijo - Juan Avella
  • The Melancholy Man - Samantha Smith
  • Wonderland - Ignacio Garcia-Bustelo
  • Estrella - Brandon Arroyo
7:30 — 9:30pm

Industry Social Industry Mixer

The industry mixer serves as a networking event for Latino Media Fest attendees. Reminder that only attendees who have purchased Latino Media Fest passes may enter the social.

 

Must be 21+ years of age to attend.

 

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