ABFF Careers In Entertainment Center

Six lectures designed to educate attendees on jobs inside the industry and foster career development


ABFF Career in Entertainment Center

Thursday, June 15

  • SESSION 1: PROGRAMMING A NETWORK
    2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    Learn about the function of the programming department within a network. How the development process works from script to screen (scripted shows, reality TV and variety specials).
  • SESSION 2: A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CASTING EXECUTIVE
    3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

    Find out what a busy day identifying talent for shows at a major network looks like. Head of the casting dept. will provide a comprehensive introduction into the world of casting.

Friday, June 16

  • SESSION 1: BEING A MARKETING EXECUTIVE
    1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    A film studio multi-cultural marketing executive will outline what this job entails and how integral it is to a project’s success.
  • SESSION 2: led by Turner
    3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

    Details to be announced.

Saturday, June 17

  • SESSION 1: TOPIC TO BE ANNOUNCED
    2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

  • SESSION 2: COMPOSING MUSIC FOR FILM & TV
    3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

    Learn about the different paths to scoring music for film and television.