21st Century Storytelling Explored at HD Expo June 5th

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Filmmakers and Experts Explore the Impact of Technology on the Creative Process

May 22, 2008 (Burbank, CA) When HD EXPO sets sail at Chicago’s Navy Pier on June 5, 2008, filmmakers, technologists, and experts will explore the impact that technology has had on the creative process on a wide variety of projects. “Tech & The Indie: Storytelling In The 21st Century� will feature cinematographers Pete Biagi and Fred Miller, Filmworkers Club colorist Pete Jannotta, and Producers Billy Maursky and Christina Vartosis in a discussion moderated by Tom Fletcher of Fletcher Camera. The 21st Century Storyteller panel uniquely complements HD EXPO’s Bryan Carroll: Capturing and Controlling “Public Enemies,� scheduled after the 21st Century panel. Carroll is Co-Producer of “Public Enemies,� Michael Mann’s feature currently in production in the Chicago area. Carroll has facilitated many technological tools that Mann has used on a number of high profile feature films and television projects. This event marks HD EXPO’s fourth year in Chicago, and its second year at The Navy Pier. The conference program and exhibition includes high value panels, educational intensives from Panasonic, Sony, Leader Instruments and an exhibition area featuring leading companies working all along the production and post production pipeline. Registration for the event is free until June 1st at hdexpo.net/june/jun_registration.html. For further information, please visit hdexpo.net, or call 818.842.6611. About HD EXPO Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Los Angeles, HD EXPO is an organization dedicated to promoting the adoption and growth of High Definition and future technologies by building a community of experts and users through shared knowledge, experience and education. HD EXPO is the first and largest industry gathering of its kind in the U.S. and abroad. In addition to its annual March and November shows in Los Angeles, and in Chicago in June, HD EXPO September is set for New York. HD EXPO produces educational workshops and events internationally. # # #



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