The director and producers of The Revenant will join Tina Fey, Darren Star and Christine Vachon in the event’s speaker line-up.
Alejandro Iñárritu and his producing team on The Revenant will make up the headlining panel at this year’s Produced By: New York conference on October 24.
Iñárritu (pictured), Mary Parent, Steve Golin and Brad Weston will discuss their latest project in the conference session Producers’ Masterclass: An Adventurous Partnership With Alejandro G Iñárritu.
The line-up of speakers at the event, staged by the Producers Guild of America at New York’s Time Warner Center, also includes Tina Fey, Donna Gigliotti, Michael London, Mary Parent, Darren Star and Christine Vachon.
The conference programme includes panel discussions, mentoring roundtables and workshops covering such topics as tactics for equality and diversity in film and TV; the rise of digital content; the future of film financing; and new opportunities in documentary features.
Cynthia López, commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment in New York City, a sponsor of the event, said: “At the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, we’re committed to helping the hundreds of productions that film in New York City and building on the thriving creative industry, so we’re thrilled to welcome Produced By once again. The conversations and connections that take place during this conference are sure to inspire its participants and lead to new understandings and innovative collaborations in order to produce the highest quality content.”