Opening Keynote: Morgan Spurlock

Morgan Spurlock is an award winning New York based writer, director and producer. His first film, Super Size Me, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2004, winning Best Directing honors. The film went on to win the inaugural Writers Guild of America Best Documentary Screenplay award as well as garner an Academy Award nomination for Best Feature Documentary. Since then, he has directed, produced and distributed multiple film, TV and digital projects, including the critically acclaimed CNN television series Morgan Spurlock Inside Man, the FX series 30 Days and the films Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden?, Confessions of a Superhero, Czech Dream, Chalk, The Future of Food, What Would Jesus Buy?, the WGA Award-winning and Emmy nominated The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special: In 3-D! On Ice!, Freakonomics, POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, Comic-Con: Episode IV – A Fan’s Hope, Mansome, and One Direction: This Is Us. Morgan is currently working on season three of Morgan Spurlock Inside Man for CNN and 7 Deadly Sins for Showtime. His upcoming digital projects include “Connected,” the first long-form series for AOL and “Smartish,” a new premium branded content channel for Maker Studios.

Keynote
Location: Pickford - Linwood Dunn Date: September 30, 2014 Time: 9:45 am - 10:15 am Morgan Spurlock