The Micheaux Film Festival


Ahmadou Seck 

VP of Scripted TV, MACRO 


Kimberlina McKinney 

VP, Business and Legal Affairs at Fremantle US


Stephanie Filo 

TV/Film Editor 


Ben Hurvitz 

SVP, Unscripted Entertainment Franchises, Paramount Global


Carolina Groppa 

EIC, HOORAE Media & ColorCreative



Carlton Jordan 

Executive Producer

Breaking In Again… Transitioning from Unscripted to Scripted (& vice versa)

This panel will explore how to make a smooth transition from unscripted tv to scripted and vice versa, transferable skills you can rely on, and the best time in your career to make the switch.


Panel focuses: 

  • Storytelling In Unscripted Vs. Scripted 
  • How To Use Your Skillset To Land A Dream Job 
  • Will You Have To Start Over? The Reality Of Switching Genres 
  • Your Relationships Will Make The Transition Smoother 
  • Why Your Portfolio Should Contain Both