Creators: Before and after the Show
Friday 10/14 2:10PM - 3:10PM Room 104-105
Jorge Gutiérrez, Jeremiah Cortez, Jim Bryson, Andy Cung, Everett Downing, Adam Jeffcoat
Join us in this Creator’s panel with Showrunners & Creators: Jeremiah Cortez (Dogs in Space), Jorge R. Gutiérrez (Maya and the Three), Everett Downing (My Dad the Bounty Hunter), Jim Bryson & Adam Jeffcoat (Niko and the Sword of Light). We’ll discuss what it takes to create an idea, pitch, sell, develop and produce your show for an audience. We’ll also tackle the big question after the show is said and done of “What’s next?”
Developing Maya and The Three
Sunday 10/16 12:10PM - 1:10PM Room 104-105
Jorge Gutiérrez, Tim Yoon, Jeff Ranjo, Netflix Animation, Sandra Equihua
A behind the scenes look at the development of Netflix’s Maya and the Three.
The Path to Pitching
Sunday 10/16 3:10PM - 4:10PM Room 211
Jorge Gutiérrez, Violaine Briat, Rob Hoegee, The Animation Guild
Do you have an idea for an original show? Or perhaps a studio has asked you to share your vision for an existing concept? So, where do you start? The Path to Pitching will offer more than just how to get the opportunity to pitch and nail it. Industry veterans Violaine Briat (Director/Storyboard Artist; Wings of Fire, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse), Rob Hoegee (Writer/Producer; Stillwater, Thunderbirds Are Go), and Jorge Gutierrez (Writer/Director; I, Chihuahua, Maya and the Three) will share their own experiences to take you on the pitching journey. Beginning with how to prepare, you’ll learn inside tips on getting your ideas ready for a close-up. You’ll also learn dos and don’ts for making connections that are right for your project, and receive practical advice.