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Strategic Shadowing with Paris Barclay

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

As previously announced, AWD and NBC have partnered to present a set of master classes for emerging women episodic directors. The first of these classes will be STRATEGIC SHADOWING with Paris Barclay. Join us for a focused workshop on how to target TV shadowing spots that are a necessary step to directing for television. At this small […]

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Scene Breakdowns and Analysis with Lesli Linka Glatter

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT and the WAITLIST has been filled. As previously announced, AWD and NBC have partnered to present a set of master classes for emerging women episodic directors. The second of these classes will beSCENE BREAKDOWNS and ANALYSIS with Lesli Link Glatter. Join us for a focused workshop on how to direct television […]

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The Showrunner-Director Relationship with Aseem Batra & Linda Mendoza

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

As previously announced, AWD and NBC have partnered to present a set of master classes for emerging women episodic directors. The third of these classes will explore the SHOWRUNNER-DIRECTOR RELATIONSHIP with Aseem Batra & Linda Mendoza. Join us for a focused workshop on what to expect when working with a showrunner as a guest director on a […]

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The Director & Actor Relationship with Kat Coiro, Anthony Hemingway, Rosemary Rodriguez, Sharon Lawrence & Tone Bell

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

As previously announced, AWD and NBC have partnered to present a set of master classes for emerging women episodic directors. The fourth of these classes will be The Director & Actor Relationship with Kat Coiro, Anthony Hemingway, Rosemary Rodriguez, Sharon Lawrence & Tone Bell. Join us for a focused workshop on how the director and actor relationship develops within […]

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AWD & NBC Present The DIRECTOR & EDITOR RELATIONSHIP with Kabir Akhtar & Tina Mabry

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

Join acclaimed Director and TV Editor Kabir Akhtar and Director Tina Mabry for a focused workshop on the Editor/Director relationship in episodic television. At this small-group workshop Kabir will break down, step by step, what it takes to prep and navigate post with an Editor of a television series. Tina Mabry will join the conversation […]

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“Episodic Shadowing: How to Present Your Best Self” with Hanelle Culpepper

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

We are thrilled that  AWD Honorary Member Hanelle Culpepper will be kicking off the second year of the AWD/NBC Craft Enrichment Series with her "Episodic Shadowing: How to Present Your Best Self" workshop. Hanelle was recently chosen to direct the pilot for Star Trek: Picard, making her the first woman to launch a new Star […]

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“The Hiring Process, Part 1: Your Career on Paper!” with Jason Ensler, Ben Cory Jones, and Ellen Rand

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

We are excited to announce the second evening in the 2019 AWD/NBC Craft Enrichment Series, "The Hiring Process, Part 1: Your Career on Paper!" The hosts will discuss resumes, bios, and credits lists and how the strengths of each come into play when hiring directors. Due to the limited seating, slots will be allotted to AWD members […]

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AWD/NBC Workshop #3 – The Hiring Process – Part 2: The Reel Work

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

Our third workshop in the 2019 AWD/NBC Craft Enrichment Series is happening next week! In AWD/NBC Workshop #3 - The Hiring Process - Part 2: The Reel Work, the hosts will outline what Executives look for when reviewing director reels, focusing in detail on reel samples to demonstrate ways to target a network or show and […]

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“The Director & Actor Relationship” with director Marta Cunningham, Creator/Producer Jamie Denbo, and Actors Amen Igbinosun, Merrin Dungey, Jon Huertas, and Rory O’Malley

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

Our fourth workshop in the 2019 AWD/NBC Craft Enrichment Series is Connecting on Set: The Director & Actor Relationship. The hosts will explore the relationship between the director and actor in episodic television, focusing on improving communication on set.  The workshop will be moderated by our very own AnnaLea Arnold, Executive Director of Alliance of Women Directors. […]

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“The Post Process: Delivering a Story” with Nancy Forner and Julie Herlocker

NBCU 3900 Lankershim Blvd.; Bldg. 1280; 16th floor, Universal City, CA

Our 5th 2019 workshop with NBC will be The Post Process: Delivering a Story with Nancy Forner and Julie Herlocker. The hosts will discuss the process of post-production on an episode of television, focusing on director and editor relationship and communication. The workshop will be moderated by our CM Landrus, Board Member of Alliance of […]

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