Entertainment Industry Speaker Series: On-set Production Tales from the Comedy TV Series ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

Sunday, November 3rd, 2019  •  1:00 – 4:00 PM

Cuyahoga Community College, Metropolitan Campus
2900 Community College Avenue
Campus Center Building, Room 201
Cleveland, OH 44115

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$5 General Admission

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Bea Chahin, Production Coordinator and Rick Page, Director of Photography from the comedy TV series Brooklyn Nine-Nine will discuss how they control the chaos that occurs while in the pre and production process of creating a TV sitcom series. They will share their stories of working on the set and the methods they use to effectively perform their jobs.

1:00 – 1:45 pm
The Duties & Responsibilities of a TV Series Production Coordinator
Bea Chahin, Production Coordinator, PGA & IATSE Local 871

From a very young age Beatriz was interested in working in film and television. Realizing physical production was her passion, she’s been fortunate enough to work on several critically-acclaimed television shows, exciting pilots & new media projects, and she has produced an award-winning short film. Beatriz is the Production Coordinator on NBC’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine, in addition to being a freelance producer on upcoming independent projects.

IMDb: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4017383/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1


1:45 – 2:30 pm
Pre-Pro & Production Process as a Director of Photography on a TV Series
Rick Page, Director of Photography, Director/Writer, DGA & ICG

Rick’s career has spanned feature films, television series, national and international commercials, music videos and more. For four seasons, he has worked as a camera operator and director of photography on the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning sitcom, Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Other camera credits to his name include feature films The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Grudge Match, A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas, Michael Jackson’s This Is It, and High School Musical 3: Senior Year. His short films Water with Food Coloring and AppleBox have each won multiple awards for best director, best screenplay, best cinematography, best actor and best short.

IMDb:  https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0656320/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

2:30 -2:45 pm Break

2:45 – 4:00 pm Panel
Discussion with Rick Page & Bea Chahin on career challenges and the collaboration process between the creative teams and production crew. Moderated by James Madio.