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Saturday, October 26 • 9:00am - 10:15am
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What kind or preparation do you need to do before you start a project? Where's the line between "researching" and procrastinating? Join a group of writers as they discuss various processes before tackling the blank page.

Must have an AFF Producers, Conference, Weekend, or Lone Star Badge for entry.

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Matt Dy

Manager, Lit Entertainment Group; Former Director of Script Competitions, Austin Film Festival

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Ashley Miller

writer Thor, X-MEN: First Class, Red Sonja; writer/producer Fringe, Black Sails, Lore
Ashley Edward Miller is a film and television writer best known for Thor and X-Men: First Class. Most recently in television, Ashley wrote and produced for the second season of Lore on Amazon Prime, and the critically acclaimed fourth season of Black Sails on Starz. He also worked... Read More →
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Amy Louise Johnson

writer Tyrant, The Long Road Home, Messiah, Nightflyers
Amy’s thrilled to be back in the AFF fold for 2019! This past year, Amy’s mainly been working in features, with two scripts in development with the wonderful folks at Amblin Entertainment. The first, BLOW THE MAN DOWN , an original screenplay, is a seafaring gender horror about... Read More →
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Herschel Weingrod

writer Trading Places, Brewster’s Millions, Twins, Kindergarten Cop, Space Jam; producer Falling Down, The Final Season; director Last Wishes
HERSCHEL WEINGROD has been a working screenwriter and producer for over twenty-five years. His credits include Trading Places, Twins, Kindergarten Cop, Brewster’s Millions, Falling Down, Space Jam, Pure Luck, and The Final Season. He is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin... Read More →

Saturday October 26, 2019 9:00am - 10:15am CDT
St. David’s Episcopal Church, Historic Sanctuary 301 E 8th St, Austin, TX 78701