Experts 2017

Ryan Fleck

Ryan K. Fleck is an American film director, cinematographer, editor, and screenwriter best known for directing and writing the 2006 film Half Nelson and the 2008 film Sugar. He is known for his collaborations with fellow filmmaker Anna Boden. Ryan was born in Berkeley, California and raised in Berkeley and Oakland, California. He attended New […]


Jeff Stockwell

Screenwriter Jeff Stockwell’s produced credits include The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, produced by and starring Jodie Foster; Wilder Days, (a telefilm nominated for the WGA Award for Best Original Long Form TV), The Ottoman Lieutenant, and Disney’s Bridge To Terabithia and A Wrinkle In Time. He has done uncredited writing on projects including Percy […]


Nina Yang Bongiovi

As one of the few Asian American producers in Hollywood, Nina has gained a positive reputation for having an in-depth knowledge of film financing, creative and physical producing, and a knack for discovering talent, like that of Ryan Coogler (Marvel’s Black Panther), whose first film, “Fruitvale Station,” was produced by Nina and her producing partner, […]


Angelina Burnett

Angelina Burnett is a television writer/producer, and community organizer. Currently, she serves as Co-Executive Producer on AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire, having also written for NatGeo’s Genius, NBC’s Hannibal, FX’s The Americans, and Starz’s Boss, among others. During the 2008 primary election, Angelina joined the Obama campaign as a volunteer organizer. For the general election, […]


Jennifer Arnold

Jennifer Arnold is an Emmy nominated writer, producer and director working in both narrative and documentary formats. She grew up in Santa Barbara, California and began world traveling at age 16. She attended University of Nairobi in Kenya and has worked on projects in Africa, Asia and Europe. Jennifer is the winner of the Humanitas […]