How does one navigate the many twists and turns of a freelance career in the entertainment industry? How do they stay focused on their long term goals and dreams throughout the daily Hollywood grind? What day-to-day practices and routines are most valuable?
Join NUEA for an evening conversation focused on exploring these and other important questions facing freelance professionals, with people who are living it!
Where: The Parlor, 7250 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
When: Tuesday, August 11 at 8 pm – 11 pm.
Cost: Free for NUEA West Members, $5 for Guests
Steph Green, Director: Steph is an Academy Award nominee and multi-awarding winning film, commercial and TV director born in San Francisco. Selected as one of Creativity Magazine’s Top Directors to Watch and Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film, Steph has worked extensively in Ireland. Green is the director of the feature RUN & JUMP, starring Will Forte.
Hannah Fidell, writer/director: Hannah wrote and directed the feature film A TEACHER, which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and went on to play such festivals as SXSW where she won the Chicken & Egg Female Narrative Directing Award. In 2012, she was named to Film- maker Magazine’s annual ’25 New Faces of Independent Film’ list. Fidell is developing A TEACHER into a television show with HBO and her second feature, 6 YEARS, premiered at SXSW ‘15.
Barbara Deutsch, Life Coach: From the Broadway stage, to television, film and commercials. As a mother, author, and a woman who absolutely loves her life. From an alcohol and drug abuse counselor, to seminar leader, to public speaker, to Syracuse University professor, to the creator of the program YOUR LIFE DESERVES AN UPGRADE, Barbara Deutsch has worked with thousands of clients coaching Life/Career and marrying the two. As your personal champion, she helps, nudge, pushes, kicks a little ass when needed, so her clients live the dream not the fantasy. Barbara provides straight talk, delivered with humor and compassion.