The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers Hollywood section will feature Emmy-nominated visual effects producer Brooke Noska in the next edition of its webinar series Career Advice: Ask a Hollywood Expert. Noska will reveal how she got her start, discuss her work on such shows as Ratched, American Horror Story and The Orville, and offer advice to aspiring industry professionals eager to follow in her footsteps.
Hosted by SMPTE Hollywood manager Kylee Peña, the webinar is scheduled for Thursday, October 1 at 12:00 p.m. PDT.
Aimed at young people interested in behind-the-scenes careers in the entertainment industry, Ask a Hollywood Expert features successful, young professionals, across post production, visual effects, editorial and other technical disciplines, talking about their work and careers.
Most recently VFX producer on the Netflix series Ratched, Noska brings a wealth of experience across episodic television, features and reality TV. In 2019, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Visual Effects for her work on Fox’s sci-fi series The Orville and won an HPA Award for the same project. Her more than 30 other credits include American Horror Story, Agents of SH.I.E.L.D., The Walking Dead, Scream Queens and Tales from the Dark Side.
Future Career Advice: Ask a Hollywood Expert Webinars will feature:
October 15, Jett Galindo, mastering engineer, The Bakery
October 29, Monica Escalante, assistant colorist, Marvel Studios
November 5, Valentina Vee, director/cinematographer/editor/Adobe Max master trainer
November 19, A'sia Horne, assistant editor and non-profit leader
December 3, Francisco Melendez, supervising post engineering technician, Sim, Los Angeles
December 10, Bridgette Powell, R&D production engineer, Industrial Light & Magic
December 17, Jaclyn Pytlarz, staff researcher/applied vision science, Dolby Laboratories
Click here to register for the October 1 webinar https://www.eventbrite.com/e/career-advice-ask-a-hollywood-expert-webina...
Sponsors of SMPTE Hollywood webinars include: ArtisansPR, Avid, Bebop Technology, Eluv.io, Nutanix, Pixitmedia, TWE Solutions and Leon Silverman.
Ask a Hollywood Expert is free to join, but registration is required. Use the links below to register for individual sessions. Past sessions can be viewed on the SMPTE YouTube page.
The Hollywood Section of SMPTE www.smpte.org/hollywood