Event DetailsThursday April 22, 2021 4:00 pm
Attendees should RSVP to each session individually.
For the third part of the 2021 Documentary Summit, hear from writers Amos Mac and Aisling Chin-Yee — the filmmakers behind NO ORDINARY MAN — on their approach to writing a portrait of Billy Tipton, the influential jazz musician who was revealed after his death to have been transgender.
The conversation will focus on the filmmakers’ writing, research and development process and will feature a live Q&A.
About the 2021 WGAE Documentary Summit
Hear from prominent documentary filmmakers and writers on some of this year’s most exciting films, including All In: The Fight for Democracy, Herb Alpert Is…, and No Ordinary Man. Each conversation will focus on the filmmakers’ writing, research and development process and will feature a live Q&A.
2021 Documentary Summit – Event Schedule
About the WGAE Documentary Caucus
The Documentary Caucus was formed to enhance and protect the rights of theatrical documentary writers and filmmakers. The Documentary Caucus provides filmmakers with the resources, network, and tools that will help them realize their projects and succeed in the industry. Learn more about the caucus here.