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Producing Docs - From A to Z: Membership Meeting - WEDNESDAY, November 1, 2017

Written by 26 Oct,2017

Join BADWest for its November presentation: Producing Docs - From A to Z.  Barbara Multer-Wellin, former Chair of the New York Film Academy's Documentary Department L.A. campus, member of the Producer's Guild and is presently in post for her documentary, will take us through the process of producing a work.

 

BADWEST MEMBERSHIP MEETING

WEDNESDAY, November 1, 2017

6:30pm - 9:00pm

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Mary Pickford Center

1313 Vine Street

1st Floor Conference Room

Los Angeles, CA  90028

 

PLEASE NOTE: DAY AND TIME CHANGE FOR NOVEMBER MEETING IS WEDNESDAY AND START TIME IS 6:30 PM.

 

Producing Docs - From A to Z.

 

Barbara Multer WellinBarbara Multer-Wellin's work has been seen on HBO, Showtime, PBS, Lifetime, TLC, KCET, The Discovery Channel, UPN, Lifetime, Fit-TV, TBS, HGTV, and TLC. She won a 2013 LA Area Emmy for her work on the series television and web series YOUR TURN TO CARE; also the winner of a 2013 Gracie Award. Barbara has produced and written two films for the acclaimed PBS documentary series "Independent Lens." "TAKING THE HEAT: The First Women Firefighters of New York City," a documentary narrated by Susan Sarandon, is about the 20-year struggle to bring women into the New York Fire Department, an institution traditionally hostile to change rocked by the overwhelming trauma and loss of September 11th. The second film, "PAUL CONRAD: Drawing Fire" narrated by Tom Brokaw, tracks the career of the three- time Pulitzer Prize winning editorial cartoonist in the context of a pop history of the eleven presidents Conrad has lampooned. Ms. Multer-Wellin is a graduate of the California Institute of the Arts and is a former Chair of the Documentary/Reality Committee of the Producer's Guild of America and the former Chair of the Documentary Department at New York Film Academy's LA campus. Currently she is completing a new documentary, 'ORCHESTRATING CHANGE," about an orchestra for people living with mental illness with Co-EP Margie Friedman.
 

 

WEDNESDAY, November 1, 2017 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Mary Pickford Center
1313 Vine Street
1st Floor Conference Room
Los Angeles, CA 90028 Corner of Vine and Fountain
Free parking in rear

$5 for non-BADWest members.

 

BADWest is a project of the Pasadena Arts Council's EMERGE Program. The Pasadena Arts Council is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization. Donations to BADWest are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law under Federal ID 95-2540759.

 

The Black Association of Documentary Filmmakers West (BAD West) is a professional organization providing people of African descent working in documentary film, video or other media the opportunity to network professionally, share resources, exchange ideas and meet socially in order to enhance the development, production, promotion and exhibition of documentaries. The Black Association of Documentary Filmmakers West also advocates the recognition and professional advancement of Black documentary filmmakers.