Catch Picture Motion at SXSW This Weekend!

Enjoying #SXSW? Come say hi to Picture Motion's very own Wendy Cohen and Michael Denton speak on two amazing panels alongside industry leaders:

Film + Storytelling in a Politically-Charged Era

Americans are currently lacking support from their governing body, so the private and nonprofit sectors have stepped up to take on an important responsibility: telling the stories of those affected by White House actions and reigniting empathy + activism throughout the US. This panel features creative industry pros – top Hollywood directors and execs – to speak on the ways we can partner the profit-bearing potential of the business world with visionary storytelling to make waves on Capitol Hill.

WHEN: MAR 10, 2018 | 12:30PM – 1:30PM

WHERE: AUSTIN CONVENTION CENTER, ROOM 12AB

  • Venue Size: Medium
  • 500 E Cesar Chavez

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  • Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
  • Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge
  • Format: Panel
  • Event Type: Session
  • Track: Film & TV Industry
  • Level: Intermediate


The New Activism of TV and Film Storylines

In a world where news has become entertainment, activists are now turning to entertainment to distribute news and unseen stories. The world’s best storytellers and showrunners are pulling storylines not just from journalists but from activist and nonprofit leaders who are witnessing stories firsthand. Audiences members that work in film and tv will learn why producers, writers and showrunners are increasing the inclusion of social issues, pressing topics, relevant news in their stories.

WHEN: MAR 14, 2018 | 11:00AM – 12:00PM

WHERE: WESTIN AUSTIN DOWNTOWN, CONTINENTAL 3

  • Venue Size: Small
  • 310 E 5th ST

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  • Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
  • Format: Panel
  • Event Type: Session
  • Track: Social Impact
  • Level: Intermediate