University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Heather Hale

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Heather Hale directed, produced and co-wrote the million dollar feature film "Absolute Killers" (2011) which starred Edward Furlong, Meatloaf and Ed Asner and was marketed by distributors at the Cannes and American Film Markets. She wrote the $5.5 million dollar Lifetime Original Movie "The Courage to Love" (2000) that starred Vanessa Williams, Stacy Keach, Gil Bellows and Diahann Carroll. Her over 50 hours of television programming have won Emmys, Tellys and Ace Awards as well as "Best New Series Pilot." She is a member of The Television Academy, ShowBiz Mensans and is available for hire as a Director, Writer, Speaker or Project Consultant.

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Scheduled events:
Screenwriting for Film & TV
From low budgeting filmmaking through “The Simpsons” to "12 Strong," Beverly Gray, Bill Odenkirk and Doug Stanton discuss the development process, creative collaboration and producing.

UA BookStore (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 10, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Book / Movie Biz
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Beverly Gray, Bill Odenkirk, Doug Stanton
Moderator: Heather Hale
Workshop: How to Work the Film and TV Markets
Entertainment industry trade shows, the circulatory system of the entire global media landscape, are demystified for filmmakers and television and digital content creators. Assistive listening devices available.

Integrated Learning Center Room 141 (Seats 60, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 11, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Book / Movie Biz
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Heather Hale

How to Work the Film & TV Markets: A Guide for Content Creators
Book / Movie Biz
Focal Press
August 2017
ISBN 9781138800656
256 pages
$39.95, INSTOCK
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Tucson Medical Center

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Stocker Foundation
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William & Mary Ross Foundation
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