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How to Pitch Your Project with Sara Murphy
Join Oscar-nominated producer Sara Murphy (Licorice Pizza, If Beale Street Could Talk, Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always) in a candid conversation about creative producing and best practices in pitching your project to studios, financiers, and streamers.
This event is open to all registered and prospective Industry Days attendees. A networking mixer will follow in the Library Bar. Learn more Industry Days…
Sara Murphy is an Oscar and Grammy Nominated film and television producer. In 2021, Sara produced Paul Thomas Anderson’s Licorice Pizza, which was nominated for three Academy Awards, including Best Picture. In 2020, she produced Eliza Hittman’s Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always, which was nominated for seven Independent Spirit Awards, including Best Picture. She received a Grammy nomination for her work as a producer on Paul Thomas Anderson’s ANIMA starring Thom Yorke, and produced Oscar-winner Barry Jenkins’ If Beale Street Could Talk, which was nominated for three Academy Awards and won an Independent Spirit Award for Best Picture. She was nominated twice for the John Cassavetes Independent Spirit Award, winning in 2015 for Aaron Katz and Martha Stephens’ Land Ho! In 2018 she won the Sundance Producing Award.
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Friday, October 7, 2022
Ambassador Hotel Chicago
1301 N State Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
This event is free and open to all registered and prospective Industry Days attendees. We encourage you to RSVP for the event.