Mentors - Production: Joe Dishner (Production For Use)
Sunday, March 13
12:30PM - 2:00PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
Film production runs the gamut from pre to post. Learn from industry professionals who have experience in the wide range of experiences film production entails.
This Mentor Session requires advance online sign up and is available to all Film, Gold, and Platinum badgeholders on a first-come, first-served basis. Online sign ups will open in February.
Registrants who sign up online must check-in 30 minutes before their mentor time slot to guarantee their spot. Limited on-site sign up is also available for a small number of Mentor Sessions spots and will begin 30 minutes before the first time slot of each session.
Production For Use
Joe Dishner has worked in the film industry for over 30 years as a Producer, Line Producer, and Unit Production Manager. He has had a diverse career, comprising feature films, TV series, documentar...Show the rest
Joe Dishner has worked in the film industry for over 30 years as a Producer, Line Producer, and Unit Production Manager. He has had a diverse career, comprising feature films, TV series, documentaries, and TV commercials. His producing credits include The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003), and 22 episodes of the CBS series “The Ghost Whisperer.” His UPM credits include A Simple Plan, Road Trip, The Mothman Prophecies, Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story, The Evening Star, The Big Green, Houseguest, the first two seasons of the TNT series “Dallas,” 22 episodes of the Fox series “The Good Guys,” and the PBS documentaries “The Fort Worth Watergarden” and “Gimble’s Swing.” He was a founding co-publisher of The Austin Chronicle. He currently serves on the project committee for the Filmanthopy Fund of the Dallas Foundation and Media Productions Development Zone Advisory Committee for the State of Texas. He is a long time member of The Directors Guild of America and Sam’s Club.Hide the rest