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  • LAST DAYS to submit to the 2015 Harvardwood Writers Competition by July 31, 2015 at 11:59pm Pacific Time! HWC-MostStaffable.jpg

  • Bidding has BEGUN on Harvardwood's online silent auction (featuring a great Sundance Film Festival ticket package for two people!). If you'd like your item/service featured in the auction, donate your item. We will be continually updating the auction with more items over the coming week, so check the auction page often so you don't miss out on a great gift, one of our VIP lunches, tickets to the LA Dodgers or the LA Sparks, and much more!

  • Tomorrow, July 30th, head to the Los Angeles Film school for Harvardwood's Diversity in TV Panel featuring four amazing Harvard alumnae!


Harvardwood Highlights

Alumni Profiles

+ a Q&A with Actor Josh Brener '07 and Writer-Director Marc Brener of The Rumperbutts

  • Upcoming events


    Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 07:30 PM

    Welcome Harvardwood to the Shady Grey & Crimson Trivia Team. $100 first place, $50 second place, $25 third place, free pitcher of beer round.  A great meet-up and excellent chances of having your food and drink paid for with your own good answers to questions often about entertainment.  Street parking and inexpensive city parking available on Raymond and DeLacey.  Email me at June.Vayo@gmail.com to let me know if you are coming as we have a max of 18. Text if you have questions:  858-349-4506.  Looking forward to seeing you!  


    C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to Understanding the Artist-Gallery Agreement

    Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 07:00 PM
    Wells Fargo Building in Berkeley, CA
    This workshop is for artists, dealers, and gallery owners who want to better understand the legal relationships between artists and galleries. California state laws governing consignment sales will be reviewed - as well as how to negotiate standard consignment agreements covering agency, consignment, warranties, transportation, insurance, pricing, gallery commissions, promotion, and return of art.


    New-CLA-LOGO1.jpgM.J. Bogatin has an arts and entertainment law practice in California developed over the last 30 years. He represents dozens of artists. He is Co-President of California Lawyers for the Arts, and regularly speaks to arts groups and institutions on artists’ rights.

    $20 online
    $25 at the door


  • Recent Announcements

    Seeking a volunteer to serve as Harvardwood Chicago's Co-Chapter Head!

    Chicago.jpgThe Chicago Chapter of Harvardwood is seeking an enthusiastic Co-Chapter Head to help direct Harvardwood programming and events in that region.

    We have a great volunteer interested in reviving Harvardwood's Chicago chapter, and we're seeking another volunteer to help serve as Co-Chapter Head. Ideally, this person is energetic, full of ideas, people smart, and able to organize events and programs effectively. In addition to having an interest in the arts, media, and entertainment, the Co-Chapter Head should be based in Chicago to help coordinate, for example, guest speaker events, film screenings, a writers' group, etc.

    If you are in the Chicagoland area and have an interest in cultivating the Harvard arts, entertainment, & media community in that region, please email programs@harvardwood.org to tell us more about yourself and your arts-related interests!

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    Two more weeks to enter the 2015 Harvardwood Writers Competition!

    The deadline to submit your script is 11:59pm Pacific Time on July 31, 2015!

    The Harvardwood Writers Competition (HWC) was founded in 2006 with the aim of recognizing superior work by Harvard writers and giving these talented individuals the opportunity to gain industry exposure. View the list of past HWC winners!

    The HWC features three categories:

    • Feature screenplays (90-120 pages, all genres)
    • Television pilots (half-hour and one-hour, all genres)
    • Shorts (30 pages maximum, all genres)

    In addition, writers who have participated in the HWP - TV Modules during the preceding fall and spring semesters are eligible for the annual Harvardwood Most Staffable TV Writers list.

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