Friday, October 4th. 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Presented by Massachusetts Production Coalition
A special one day event for students preparing to enter the film, television, and digital media industries!
Come together with fellow film and media students! Student Media Summit features: a Career Panel with recent college grads sharing insights on launching their careers; Crew Up Lunch networking session for students looking for crew and collaborators; and a special PitchFest contest juried by a panel of experienced professionals with a $1,000 prize!
RSVP to your institution office if you are planning to attend.
Lesley Art + Design
Lesley University, Porter Campus
University Hall L030
1815 Massachusetts Ave. Cambridge, MA 02140
Porter Square Station (Red Line). Located just 1 block from the Porter Square MBTA and commuter rail station.
Metered parking available on Mass Ave and a pay lot behind University Hall.
9:30 am Check-in
10:00 am Career Panel
11:30 am Lunch + Crew Up Networking Boards
12:30 pm Pitch Session
Learn from recent grads working in the local industry as they discuss their experiences and share advice on starting a career in film, television, or digital media.
Moderated by Brooke Knight, Chair of the Department of Visual and Media Arts, Emerson College
Crew Up Lunch
Grab a slice of pizza and network with fellow student media makers. Looking for collaborators, crew members, or have skills and resources to share? Post your information on the job boards in the lower level of University Hall and match up!
PitchFest for Student Short projects
Have a great idea for a short film? Submit your pitch proposal below!
If your proposal is accepted you’ll have 2 minutes to pitch your narrative, documentary, or animated short film idea to a panel of experienced professionals. All participants will receive feedback from the panel. Prizes for Most Promising Pitch: 1st Place: $1,000 and 2nd Place: $500.
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