- This event has passed.
Online: FilmLab Screenwriter’s Happy Hour with Michael Robison
February 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Our special guest in February is award winning director and producer, Michael Robison.
Please note that this month, the FilmLab Screenwriter’s Happy Hour will be on Thursday, February 15, 2024 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm, PST. The Zoom Room opens at 5PM. The registration link is below.
Michael Robison has over 100 directing credits to his name. His early credits include such television series as 21 Jump Street, Poltergeist: The Legacy (which he also produced), The Outer Limits, Jeremiah, The Dead Zone, Nikita, Eureka, and XIII. More recently he’s directed episodes of Chesapeake Shores, The Originals and Of Kings & Prophets.
In the past few years, Michael has shifted to directing TV movies, and has done over two dozen films for Hallmark, Lifetime and CBS including the highly rated Christmas At Dollywood, co-starring Dolly Parton. Michael has worked throughout Canada and the US, as well as shooting films in Greece, Bulgaria and South Africa.
Michael brings his extensive experience to the Happy Hour and will talk about the ins and outs of directing for television, as well as how he works with writers and producers to shape the scripts to get the best results within the confines of the budget and schedule.
If you want to get an insider’s view of the joys and challenges of directing, join us on February 15th to chat with Michael Robison.
Register for the meeting here. On the day of the meeting, a Zoom link will be sent to your email.
About Your Chapter Meeting
Willamette Writers meetings are free and open to all writers, 18 and up. Writers are welcome to make a donation to help support the cost of the meeting (we believe in paying our speakers for their time and skills). This meeting is run by volunteers. We look forward to seeing you there!
This is a 18+ meeting. Young writers are encouraged to join our Young Willamette Writers meetings. Sign Up! Any high school or middle-grade writers are welcome to join us. Sign up for our email list at: http://eepurl.com/hRubBf. A registration link will be sent to our email list before our next meeting.