OWC RADiO – Advice for Writers from Whitni Resides and Mark Brown

(2024-01-21, Nashville, TN) Do you want advice from successful writers? Welcome to another insightful episode of OWC RADiO with host Cirina Catania, where we bring you the voices and stories shaping the creative landscape. Today, we feature two exceptional writing talents—Whitni Resides, a writer/producer/filmmaker from Chattanooga, TN, and Mark Brown, a multi award-winning, two-time Black List recommended screenwriter. Whitni, with her business acumen and accolades from festivals like the Austin Film Festival, Stowe Story Labs, HollyShorts and Catalyst Content Festival; and Mark, whose scripts have earned top honors at the Black List, the Academy Nicholl Fellowship, Catalyst Content Festival and other prestigious competitions, join us for a fascinating exploration of their journeys in the world of film and storytelling. Their current project, Redneck Army, is getting noticed by distributors!

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ABOUT OUR HOST: Filmmaker Cirina Catania, the Co-Founder and prior Executive Director of the Sundance Film Festival, and Founder and Lead Creative at The Catania Group Global, has been involved as a writer, director, producer, cinematographer or marketing exec on over 150 film, television and new media projects for the big screen as well as for networks such as National Geographic, Discovery, etc. She was a senior executive at MGM-UA and United Artists and is a member of the WGA-West, the PGA, IATSE Local 600, NPPA, the National Press Club, and more. Cirina lives in San Diego, D.C. and Berlin when she is not on the road filming for her projects or for clients, or speaking as a tech evangelist for companies such as Blackmagic Design and Lumberjack System. Cirina is the Founder and Executive Director of the High Media Collective (HSMC) a national nonprofit with top industry mentors bringing media literacy and new career pathways to classrooms across the country.