Hoping to be a resource for other Emersonians, Cisco Henson ’87 reached out to ELA staff a few years ago, and has since mentored multiple students.
The showcase is put together by Emerson LA staff and a group of alumni who volunteer their time to help build meaningful relationships within the film industry.
Emerson Los Angeles was recently showcased on KCAL News’ segment, Look At This!, filming the exterior of the Sunset Boulevard campus from the air.
Between a behind-the-scenes look at the Oscars and Emerson’s annual Oscar Talk panels, ELA students were immersed in all things Academy.
Emerson Los Angeles affiliated faculty and entertainment marketing expert John Wentworth spoke with the New York Times about Disney’s 100th anniversary celebrations taking place this year, coming at an opportune time, amidst profit losses, layoffs, and political turmoil.
Some of Emerson’s biggest names in screenwriting, producing, and documentary filmmaking will premiere their latest projects at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film & TV Festival next month.
Burr joined Trustee Doug Herzog for a conversation that explored Burr’s Emerson experience, professional journey, and advice for building a career in entertainment.
Students have focused on Unmuted, a six-part anthology docuseries exploring worldwide social issues that women face.
The show featured both new and old sketches, which were revamped to include older members in recent works and newer members in classic ones.
Fourteen students and alumni pitched their original film and TV projects to a panel of industry pros.