Masterclass and Q&A Event with SHOWRUNNER and X-FILES EP – GLEN MORGAN


As part of the 2015 NYFA Showrunner Masterclass Initiative, in conjunction with Screen Queensland and Screen Australia, NYFA will present television Showrunner and X-Files EP, Glen Morgan in a public four hour seminar plus Q&A session on Saturday 2 May, 1.00pm – 5.00pm at the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts in Fortitude Valley.

The purpose of the Showrunner Masterclass Initiative is to bring international television executive producing knowledge and experience to emerging and established writers and producers in Queensland, as they seek to explore and develop their own content for the television medium.

Glen Morgan is an American television producer, writer and director best known for his screen work with long-time writing partner James Wong, including The X-Files, Millennium, Space: Above and Beyond, and the Final Destination series. Morgan is also the Creator and Executive Producer of Intruders, which premiered on BBC America in 2014. Glen will also be Executive Producer and Writer on theX-Files ‘reboot’ that has just been announced.

During this event, Glen will cover such topics as (but not limited to):

– The Development Process

– Creating Content

– Pitching

– The Writers Room

– The State of the Market

– Engaging Networks & Studios

– Production Partnerships

– The Art & Craft of The Showrunner

Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask Glen questions about his knowledge and experience in all of these areas.

EVENT DETAILS

Date: Saturday 2 May 2015

Times: 1.00pm – 5.00pm

Location: Judith Wright Centre | Level 2, 420 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

Price: $20.00 General Admission I $15.00 Student/Pensioner I $10.00 AWG/SPA/ADG/ASE Guild Members

Tickets: Available to purchase through Eventbrite.

Please note – There will be a short half-time break. Various food and drink outlets are available within the vicinity of the venue.

Concession or Guild Member ticket holders may be asked to provide proof of concession or Guild Membership on entry.

For any questions, please email NYFA at: eventgc@nyfa.edu

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Glen Morgan bio

Glen Morgan is an American television producer, writer and director best known for his screen work with long-time writing partner James Wong, including The X-Files, Millenium, Space: Above and Beyond, and the Final Destination series. Morgan is also the Creator and Executive Producer of Intruders, which premiered on BBC America in 2014.

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About New York Film Academy
Established in 1992 New York Film Academy boasts an enviable reputation as one of the worlds most innovative and hands-on film and acting schools in the world.

The New York Film Academy offers intensive degree and diploma programs, as well as short-term and evening workshops. Course offerings include Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Screenwriting, Producing and Directing.

New York Film Academy Australia was launched in 2012 and currently has campuses on the Gold Coast (located on the Village Roadshow backlot) and Sydney CBD.

For more information please visit: www.nyfa.edu

Contacts
For any questions on the event, please contact NYFA via email: eventgc@nyfa.edu.

For media enquires, please contact:

Rachael Morgan-McMurray
New York Film Academy Australia
Email: rmorgan@nyfa.edu
Phone: (07) 5585 9722

New York Film Academy’s 2015 Showrunner Masterclass Initiative is proudly supported by Screen Queensland and Screen Australia.