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Friday, October 22 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
On Writing Sci-Fi: A Conversation with Lisa Joy

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Join co-creator of Westworld and director/writer of Reminiscence Lisa Joy as she sits down to discuss her experience delving into the world of Science Fiction. In this panel, we'll discuss the intersection of sci-fi and technology, the discovery of humanity in non-traditional narratives. We'll also take a closer look at her work on Westworld and in her new film Reminiscence with clips from both shown throughout the panel.

Must have an AFF Producers or Conference Badge for entry.

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Casey Baron

Director of Programming and Industry Relations, Austin Film Festival; Moderator
Born and raised in the small island of Dominica located in the West Indies, Casey Baron moved to Austin after graduating from Florida State University with a degree in English – Editing, Writing, and Media. While attending FSU, Casey worked for The Torchlight Program. During his... Read More →

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Lisa Joy

director/writer Reminiscence; co-creator Westworld
Lisa Joy is an Emmy Award® -nominated writer, director and producer highly regarded for her genre work across television and film.Joy recently completed her feature directorial debut, Reminiscence, starring Hugh Jackman and Rebecca Ferguson, for Warner Bros. Pictures.  Joy wrote... Read More →

Friday October 22, 2021 1:30pm - 2:45pm CDT
The Austin Club, Medallion Room 110 E 9th St, Austin, TX 78701