In a business that needs story, The Producer Panel & Pitching at the 10th Annual New Media Film Festival brings the creators and implementer together in a live session on June 5th 2019 at www.NewMediaFilmFestival.com

If you looking to get your story out as well as take away wealth of information from media veterans then look no more because the successful Producers Panel & Pitching is coming back to The 10th Annual New Media Film Festival® in Event 3 at The Landmark Theater in Los Angeles CA.

Since the festivals inception, Honoring Stories worth Telling has been their mandate. What better way to inspire and empower than to have vetted producers and development executives share their wisdom and have an opportunity to pitch? Media Services, A Production payroll, accounting and software firm with 35+ years' experience in the U.S. and abroad, is sponsoring this event for creatives.

Warner Brothers, BBC, Fremantle, these are some of the companies these Producers got their start in.

Eric Calderon – Head of Studio - Octopie
Eric Calderon has been in the animation business since 1994, Currently Head of Studio at Octopie, recently moving from Warner Brothers Animation. He started as Show Runner, writer, and Executive Producer for Transformers: Combiner Wars & Titans Return for Machinima. He also Executive Produced an animated TV series co-production in collaboration with Fox Home Video USA and Fox Japan based on another major feature film franchise.

Steven J. Wolfe, Pres. Sneak Preview Entertainment
Sneak Preview has produced a diverse range of films since its inception, including the Golden Globe® Best Picture nominated Fox Searchlight release, 500 DAYS OF SUMMER, starring Zooey Deschanel and Joseph Gordon-Levitt and directed by Marc Webb. 500 DAYS OF SUMMER marks Sneak Preview’s third Sundance Film Festival favorite.

Along with THE SECRET LIVES OF DORKS, the company recently completed producing a screen adaptation of David E. Talbert’s best-selling novel, BAGGAGE CLAIM, starring Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Jill Scott, Adam Brody, Taye Diggs, Djimon Hounsou and Trey Songz, which Fox Searchlight Pictures released on over 2,200 screens.

Jonathan Cane - Head of Development - Back Roads Entertainment
Jonathan Cane is an unscripted development and production exec with 19 years of experience delivering immersive, fun and fresh content to a wide range of outlets. Prior to joining the Back Roads fold, he was VP of Development for BBC Worldwide Productions and Fremantle Media North America. He ushered original concepts into Fox, MTV, CW, Bravo, E!, GSN, Discovery, Oxygen, Style, Lifetime, VH1, National Geographic, TLC, We, Red Bull, and A&E. Jonathan got his start working at MTV News in 1998, and moved up through the MTV ranks where he ultimately served as showrunner for a diverse slate of shows; delivering a total of over 250 hours of aired content.

John W. Pruitt III - Dir. of the USCG’s Motion Picture & TV
23-year career in the Coast Guard, over 12 years around the world working with every branch of the U. S. military and numerous allied nations ultimately retiring as a Captain. John culminated his military career as the Director of the USCG’s Motion Picture and Television Office, working on all aspects of production. John currently works in the entertainment industry in various roles on projects including scripted and reality TV, documentaries, video games, and cinema for companies including 20th Century Fox, Film Nation, Original Productions, Playtone, and Ubisoft among many others.

Ticket buyers to Event 3: Web Series, Web Series Promos, Q & A, Producer Panel & Pitching 6-8PM will receive an email receipt with the details. (Deadline for this free option is June 3rd midnight PST). newmediafilmfestival.com

About the festival:
Join Teens to Oscar Winners, June 4-6 2019 at The Landmark for 10th Annual New Media Film Festival Judges from FOX, HBO, Marvel, Emmys and more.

• 123 New Media Films & Content from 23 countries across 6 continents
• 47 World Premieres, 9 U.S. Premieres, 20 L.A. Premieres

Enjoy - Red Carpet, Soiree, Live Music, Screenings, Panels, Awards, Networking, International Art Exhibit, Q & A’s, Marketing Table and more! www.newmediafilmfestival.com

In 2009 New Media Film Festival was announced in Second Life as part of the C3 – United Nations – Millennium Project as an annual event. The Festival brings together the work of established and emerging New Media Content Creators and video artists, from the US as well as internationally.

New Media Film Festival introduces new technology, communication of ideas through panels and Q & A’s to implement a more expansive use of 21st technology in storytelling for artists and content creators.