(June 18) L.E.S. Film Festival Panel & Party: Women Writers Redefining the Small Screen Landscape

The Writers Guild of America, East
in partnership with

The Lower East Side Film Festival and New York Women in Film and Television

Presents

An official program of the 5th annual Lower East Side Film Festival

Women Writers Redefining the Small Screen Landscape

Panelists:
Alison McDonald (ALPHA HOUSE, NURSE JACKIE)
Alexandra Roxo (BE HERE NOWISH)
Natalia Leite (BE HERE NOWISH)
Laura Eason (HOUSE OF CARDS)
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Thursday, June 18, 6:30pm
Writers Guild of America, East
250 Hudson St, Suite 700, NYC
Please join us for a discussion on women writers. There has been an explosion of quality programming with strong female leads and powerful stories reflecting cultural diversity never before seen on television. New voices are breaking through and being heard across all mediums.
The conversation will focus on the writer’s journey and will feature Laura Eason (HOUSE OF CARDS), Alison McDonald (ALPHA HOUSE, NURSE JACKIE), Natalia Leite (BE HERE NOWISH) and Alexandra Roxo (BE HERE NOWISH). These storytellers will discuss how they got their work produced, the current state of the industry and how new platforms have created opportunities to tell diverse stories.