C3 Conference / Panel / 75 minsCRAZY RICH ASIANS is the first feature length, major Hollywood production to feature an entirely Asian and Asian American cast. Join director Jon M. Chu, screenwriter Adele Lim, and actors Chris Pang and Nico Santos for a conversation about the groundbreaking production. Moderated by Phil Yu and Jeff Yang (They Call Us Bruce). Sponsored by Warner Bros & SAG-AFTRA
C3 Conference / Panel / 60 minsHow do you become the agent of your own story? Industry-leading visionaries — Claire Aguilar (IDA), Sonya Childress (Firelight Media), Senain Kheshgi (MAJORITY), and Tilane Jones (ARRAY) — discuss what it takes to create, build, and cultivate spaces that reflect the specific career needs and challenges faced by women of color in film. Moderated by Marjan Safinia. Sponsored by the Directors Guild of America
C3 Conference / Panel / 60 minsAs conversations about representation in media capture headlines, the need for our own critical voices and perspectives to be heard becomes evermore salient. Join BuzzFeed News reporter Susan Cheng, Mashable deputy entertainment editor Angie Han, Deadline Hollywood associate editor Dino-Ray Ramos, African American Film Critics Association founder Gil Robertson, and LA Times film writer and LA Film Critics Association member Jen Yamato for a deep dive into the current state of film critics of color.
C3: Where Are Our APA Film Critics & Journalists?
Aratani Central Hall @ JANM
Saturday | May 5, 2018 2:45 pm
C3 Conference / Panel / 60 minsAward-winning creatives discuss the evolving presence and visibility of South Asians in film and television. Featuring director and Emmy Award-winning editor Kabir Akhtar (Arrested Development, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), actress and writer Sujata Day (Awkward Black Girl, Insecure), and writer, producer and director Naren Shankar (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The Expanse). Moderated by NBC Asian America editor Traci Lee. Sponsored by NBCUniversal Talent Infusion Programs
C3 Conference / Panel / 60 minsAn intimate conversation about what it takes to push the boundaries of Drama and Comedy television writing from upper-level Asian American writers at the top of their game. Featuring: Yahlin Chang (THE HANDMAID'S TALE), Cherry Chevapravatdumrong (THE ORVILLE) and Dee Johnson (MARS). Moderated by Jenny Lynn (MARVEL'S IRON FIST, ARROW, DAY BREAK). Sponsored by Writers Guild of America West