Thursday, April 11th, 6:30pm
Third World Newsreel Presents Working in the Props Dept - and Making "Changing Face of Harlem" with Shawn Batey
A Co-sponsored workshop with the Maysles Institute
Shawn Batey, TWN workshop alum, is a long time Props Assistant for television, commercials and feature films, on shows including “30 Rock,” Roll Bounce, Miracle's Boys, Inside Man, “Chicago Hope,” “Law and Order” and more. On top of this, she is also an award winning filmmaker. Her work includes Hair-Tage, Through My Eyes, 60+, Making the World Feel Better, and more. Shawn's films have screened at festivals and museums, and she is currently finishing her documentary, Changing Face of Harlem. Shawn will talk about how one gets into the industry in fields like Props, and how does one balance being an independent filmmaker at the same time.
Seats are limited - so register now by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Changing Face of Harlem Trailer: http://vimeo.com/26143081