WILLIAM F. WHITE NETWORKING COFFEE

March 19, 2019, 8:15 - 9:30 AM

Talk shop over coffee with WIFTV members and friends. Whether you are a producer, director, screenwriter, actor, or someone who wants to know more about the industry, the William F. White Networking Coffee is a great way to meet a variety of different people in the film and television community in Vancouver.

Navigating a Successful Film Career Among the Challenges of Changing Life Priorities. This month's guest is Kelsy Wittman, a VFX Supervisor in Live Action at Netflix. Kelsy will focus her talk on how she made her way through the film industry as a working mother while trying to find the balance. She will also share about a major life challenge that forced her to reflect on her priorities. In her talk she will illustrate how she found success even amidst setbacks: with the hope of inspiring the next generation of filmmakers!

Date & Time: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 8:15 - 9:30 AM
Location: Aperture Coffee Bar, 4124 Main St, Vancouver, BC
Host: Deb Sears
No pre-registration is necessary. Everyone is welcome!
Free for WIFTV members - $10.00 for non-member
Coffee and breakfast items available for purchase.

Bio: 
Kelsy Wittmann has worked as a producer in the entertainment industry for the past 20 years. She got her start in live action, working on the financing side but quickly realized her true love was the content. After taking a few years off to have her two sons, she returned to the industry with a focus on animation and visual effects. Since then, she has had the privilege of working on several high-profile films and television series and for such studios as Dreamworks, Marvel, and Netflix.

 

Whites_Side_-_Black.png