Join your community of film and media professionals for a special post Academy Awards themed event at the studios of WGBH Boston. Register early for a fun night of cocktails and presentations.
Cocktails: 6:00-7:30 PM
Presentations: 7:30-9:00 PM
Advocacy & Public Policy Report
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Disrupting Hollywood Paradigms with Analytics
Matthew Marolda, Legendary Entertainment
Matthew Marolda is the Chief Analytics Officer at Legendary Entertainment. He formed Legendary's Applied Analytics division in Boston, which uses data and analytics to drive strategic decisions across all aspects of the company. From marketing for Legendary's marquee films to advising on which movies to make, casting, and choosing optimal release dates. Learn about the innovative approaches they've created to bring 'Moneyball' to the motion picture industry.. from Boston!
Behind the Scenes
MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
A special conversation with local crew and key personnel on making Academy Award winning Manchester By The Sea! Topics include local impact and the successful representation of area communities; achieving authenticity through locations, casting, and set dec to bring the look and feel of coastal MA life to the screen.
Meg Montagnino-Jarrett | MA Film Office Liaison, Cape Ann
Carolyn Pickman | Casting Director
Alex Berard | Location Manager
Ryan Johnson | Leadman
Joanna Murphy | Asst Costume Designer