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Join GPFO & Bill Harris, Senior Vice President of Production and Broadcast Operations at A&E Television Networks, for a public forum on Documentary Filmmaking. The session will tackle the challenges of documentary production including the marketing techniques required to successfully manage, license and prepare for distribution. The presentation will include local filmmaker projects and anecdotal insights of industry successes and failures from Mr. Harris' 30-year career arc from the local WPVI-Channel 6 film lab to managing a global media entertainment entity including network brands, A&E, History, Lifetime, Biography and Crime Investigation. An informative Q&A session will follow.


Tuesday, January 12, 2010

6:30-8:00pm (doors open at 6pm)

Prince Music Theater

1412 Chestnut St.

2nd Floor (The Black Box)

Philadelphia, PA


Admission: FREE!

Please RSVP by noon, 1/11 to Joan Bressler (


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