Your Character & New Technology In Storytelling
Monday, March 14
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
How do you not only find the right character for your story but also the best technology to shape the narrative? Join filmmakers and thought leaders Morgan Spurlock and Bryn Mooser for an honest look into their filmmaking process. One of the most leading filmmakers giving a voice to the common man, Morgan Spurlock is a New York based writer, director, and producer whose first film Super Size Me garnered an Academy Award nomination for Best Feature Documentary. He has directed, produced, and distributed multiple film, TV and digital projects. RYOT Co-founder Bryn Mooser is pioneering new forms of storytelling with an impactful slate of documentary films and Virtual Reality content.
Molly is member of the founding team at RYOT, an LA-based media company and is one of the most prolific, female virtual reality filmmakers under 30. She's also a producer of the Oscar nominated fil...Show the rest
Molly is member of the founding team at RYOT, an LA-based media company and is one of the most prolific, female virtual reality filmmakers under 30. She's also a producer of the Oscar nominated film Body Team 12.
As C.O.O. at RYOT, Molly oversees all operations of RYOT News, RYOT Creative, RYOT Films and RYOT Foundation. And has produced RYOT Films from Kenya to the Arctic to Liberia.
Before RYOT, Molly designed, implemented and managed highly-leveraged philanthropic strategies for celebrities such as Ben Stiller, Shakira and Kobe Bryant. While working at The Obama White House, identifying candidates for political appointment, she made it to the Top 50 on Season 10 of American Idol. She has been written about in The New Yorker, The Seattle Times, The Washington Post and been a speaker at Nexus, SXSW and TEDxBerlin.Hide the rest