…But What I Really Want To Do Is Direct: Becoming a Writer-Director

Date: Feb 15, 2018

What does it take to write and direct?

On this special evening, our panel of writer-directors share their experiences and approach to writing and directing their own films and TV episodes, how the two roles inform each other, and what they’ve learned from the process. 


  • Jon Lucas & Scott MooreBad Moms, 21 & Over, The Hangover
  • Jay KogenSchool of Rock, Wendell and Vinnie
  • Tina MabryQueen of the South, Queen Sugar, Dear White People

Moderated by WGF Vice President of Programming Laurence Andries (Superstition, Being Mary Jane, Six Feet Under)

Doors open at 7pm. Event starts at 7:30pm. 

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