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May 2020

THE BREAKDOWN with AWD Atlanta and Dui Jarrod

May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Atlanta Zoom GA United States
Free

THE BREAKDOWN with AWD Atlanta is a script to screen analysis and discussion series. We'll sit down with directors to talk about realizing their vision, unique challenges, and the collaboration process for bringing their projects to life. Join Alliance of Women Directors Atlanta for an evening of conversation between Dui Jarrod (Writer/Director) of the digital series, King Ester, and Monique Younger (moderator). All attendees are encouraged to watch at least episode 5 of the series, prior to joining the discussion. Watch King…

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SUNDAY TEA with AWD! Guest: Betsy Thomas

May 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CA United States

We are excited to have launched this Q&A Series, “Sunday Tea with AWD” featuring many of our incredible Advisory and Honorary Board members, as well as leaders in the industry. Join us for talks on all things directing, featuring a different speaker(s) each week who will share their expertise on a wide range of topics related to the art of telling stories in film, television, and new media.  This week’s industry guest is Betsy Thomas. Join us as we talk…

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SUNDAY TEA with AWD! Happy Memorial Weekend!

May 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CA United States

We hope you enjoy your weekend and that you'll join us next week for our Sunday tea.

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SUNDAY TEA with AWD! Guest: Rosemary Rodriguez

May 31 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CA United States

We are excited to have launched this Q&A Series, “Sunday Tea with AWD” featuring many of our incredible Advisory and Honorary Board members, as well as industry guests. Join us for talks on all things directing, featuring a different speaker(s) each week who will share their expertise on a wide range of topics related to the art of telling stories in film, television, and new media. Join us for this week’s industry guest, Director and AWD Honorary Board Member Rosemary…

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June 2020

SPECIAL-TEA with AWD! Guests: Liz Feldman, Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum, and Silver Tree

June 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
CA United States

We are thrilled to bring you another Special-Tea with AWD, supported by Netflix. Join us to talk about season two of the Netflix original series "Dead to Me" with Creator and EP Liz Feldman, and Directors Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum and Silver Tree. The discussion will be moderated by AWD Executive Board Member Nikki Braendlin. Topics will include: Establishing the tone of a show Grounding a narrative in both in humor and pathos Balancing intimacy with wild plot points Block shooting…

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AWD Town Hall: The impact of Systematic Racism

June 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CA United States
Free

The death of George Floyd ignited a global conversation about police brutality and the impacts of systemic racism. The AWD Town Hall will be a constructive and supportive discussion on how  AWD members can be part of creating a more equitable world. The Town Hall will be divided into two parts. First, AWD Atlanta Chair Chaun Pinkston will moderate a conversation with AWD members including Gleana Albritton, Jade Jenise Dixon, and Tomeka Winborne about their experiences as Black directors. The second…

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SPECIAL-TEA with AWD! Guest: Jessica Hobbs

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
CA United States

It’s time for our next Special-Tea with AWD, supported by Netflix. Join AWD Executive Board Member Kim Furst and Director Jessica Hobbs as they discuss the episodes Jessica directed for season three of the Netflix original series "The Crown" following the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II. EPISODES to be discussed:   “Moondust” - Episode 307 “Cri de Coeur” - Episode 310   TOPICS will include: Directing historical drama Navigating fact vs fiction Working with the production team Our…

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SUNDAY TEA with AWD! Guest: Christine Lahti

June 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CA United States

We are excited to have launched this Q&A Series, “Sunday Tea with AWD” featuring many of our incredible Advisory and Honorary Board members, as well as industry guests. Join us for talks on all things directing, featuring a different speaker(s) each week who will share their expertise on a wide range of topics related to the art of telling stories in film, television, and new media.  Join us as AWD Chairperson and Founder, Jennifer Warren moderates this week's Tea with…

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AWD/NBC Workshop: “Strategic Shadowing” with Jude Weng

June 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CA United States + Google Map
Free

We are thrilled to begin the third year of the AWD/NBC Craft Enrichment Series, a set of Master Classes that will enrich participants' knowledge of episodic directing. Our first event "Strategic Shadowing" will be led by Director Jude Weng and moderated by AWD Executive Board Member CM Landrus. Topics will include how shadowing works and how to be strategic about securing shadowing spots. AWD members can use this link to join the webinar. Please make sure you have downloaded/upgraded your Zoom…

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AWD/AFFCA Conversation Series: Women Above the Line

June 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
CA United States

AWD is pleased to announce the first of a series of conversations in partnership with the African American Film Critics Association (AFFCA). Join us for this talk with director Kelly Park and actress Tichina Arnold moderated by director and AWD member Morenike Joela Evans about carving a path as a black woman director in Hollywood. WATCH ON the AAFCA YouTube Channel BIOS: KELLY PARK has booked her first pilot and has also become one of the first black women to…

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