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Directing the Actor Lab with Jennifer Warren (Class #3)

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AWD is pleased to offer a 2022 virtual edition of Directing the Actor with AWD Founder and USC Professor Jennifer Warren. This six-month course will meet for monthly online sessions where each of the 12 selected directors will choose a scene from an established screenplay, cast it, and hold a rehearsal during class where they […]

Last day to apply for NBCU LAUNCH Initiatives

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Submissions for Female Forward and the NBCU LAUNCH TV Directors Program are currently open on the NBCU LAUNCH site and will close on April 3. Please note that NBCU LAUNCH is introducing a Telemundo track to its landmark Female Forward initiative, which has successfully provided experienced female directors an opportunity to break into episodic television over the last four years.  […]

AWD WIP with Tech Talk: Storyboarding with artist Christian Gossett

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The AWD Works in Progress Program is a peer-to-peer opportunity to review new works by members currently in post or headed for the festival circuit. In Los Angeles our program is graciously sponsored by CANON. Each event begins with an hour-long TECH TALK with a special guest before attendees screen and discuss the WIP projects. REGISTER HERE. […]

AWD’s Social Sunday

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Social Sundays are an open forum for members to meet each other and build community. This month we're reviewing LOGLINES! Come prepared to share yours for feedback, or just sit back and provide suggestions to your fellow members. The loglines can be for a feature, TV show, or whatever you choose. REGISTER HERE.

Andy & Kaliope screening

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Director: Catriona Rubenis-Stevens Logline: When Andy must move to yet another foster home, his case worker helps him connect to his inner superhero. Online on Facebook and Youtube for the Easterseals Disability Film Challenge Watch the movie HERE!

The Cho Stories screening

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Director: Anna Sang Park  Logline: A Korean American mother's gambling addiction has dire consequences, leaving the rest of her immigrant family to pick up the pieces. The Cho Stories is a short film trilogy and this screening on 4/23 will be a west coast premiere for the project! Get tickets HERE!

AWD South Book Club: DIRECTING GREAT TELEVISION with Author/Director Dan Attias

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The AWD South Book Club meets every other month and is open to all AWD members. April’s guest is Author/Director Dan Attias. In conversation with Tomeka M. Winborne, Mr. Attias will be discussing his book DIRECTING GREAT TELEVISION: INSIDE TV'S NEW GOLDEN AGE.  AWD members can order his book at a discount HERE. REGISTER HERE. NOTE: […]

Directing the Actor Lab with Jennifer Warren (Class #4)

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AWD is pleased to offer a 2022 virtual edition of Directing the Actor with AWD Founder and USC Professor Jennifer Warren. This six-month course will meet for monthly online sessions where each of the 12 selected directors will choose a scene from an established screenplay, cast it, and hold a rehearsal during class where they […]

AWD WIP with Tech Talk: How To Create Name Recognition with Kaia Alexander

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The AWD Works in Progress Program is a peer-to-peer opportunity to review new works by members currently in post or headed for the festival circuit. In Los Angeles our program is graciously sponsored by CANON. Each event begins with an hour-long TECH TALK with a special guest before attendees screen and discuss the WIP projects. May's Tech […]