Below, you will find the full agenda for NerdCon: Stories 2016! 

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Some small changes to this schedule may happen.

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Sydney Freeland

Sydney Freeland is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker. Her debut feature film, Drunktown’s Finest, premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and went on to win a number of awards, including the Grand Jury Prize and HBO Outstanding First Feature awards at LA Outfest 2014, as well as a GLAAD Media Award nomination for Outstanding Feature. In 2016, she directed the web series Her Story, which was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Short Form Drama. Sydney is also a recipient of the following awards: 2015 Fox Global Director’s Initiative, 2015 Sundance Women’s Fellowship, 2015 Ford Fellowship, 2014 Time Warner Fellowship, 2010 Sundance Screenwriting and Directing Labs, 2009 Sundance Native Lab, and a 2004 Fulbright Scholarship. Upcoming projects include the Netflix original film Deidra and Laney Rob a Train, which is due to come out in 2017. Sydney currently lives and works in Los Angeles.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, October 15

11:00am CDT

2:00pm CDT