Find out what it takes to create and direct a short with screenwriter and director Jocelyn Stamat AB '92, whose short Laboratory Conditions recently screened at Tribeca Film Festival and won the award for Best Short at the Pasadena International Film Festival. The event will begin with a screening of Laboratory Conditions, followed by the talk with Jocelyn and Producer Joe Russell and a brief Q&A.
In Laboratory Conditions, a physician investigating a missing body disrupts an unlawful experiment. Runtime: 16 minutes.
Jocelyn Stamat AB '92 (Director)
Jocelyn Stamat, M.D. is currently adapting the LEAGUE OF LEGENDS online game as an animated series for Riot Games. She created the web series TURBO DATES, featuring Whitney Cummings and Elisa Donovan, and directed the horror short LABORATORY CONDITIONS, starring Marisa Tomei and Minnie Driver. Jocelyn received her medical degree from the Duke University School of Medicine, is a member of the Writer's Guild of America, West, also a graduate of Harvard University, and member of the Harvard Lampoon.
Joe Russell (Producer)
Joe recently produced the Netflix Original film "XOXO" and the award winning short film "Laboratory Conditions" starring Marisa Tomei and Minnie Driver. To date he has produced over 100 projects including commercials, music videos, short films and new media content. He is currently in pre-production on a new film entitled "Dashboard Jesus and Hula Girl" directed by Jocelyn Stamat and written by Terry Rossio. More info on Joe at www.JoeRussellProductions.com
NOTE: Harvardwood is instituting a new late-arrival policy. Those who arrive over 15 minutes past the event's listed starting time will not be admitted. THIS EVENT WILL BEGIN PROMPTLY AT 7:30PM.