OUR FIRST "PRODUCER'S SHOWCASE"
us April 19th for this NATAS membership event and help us
welcome attendees of the MIDWEST JOURNALISM MEGA-CONFERENCE
to relax, swap stories, and enjoy a screening of the Emmy
Award-winning documentary . . .
OF A DREAM: FARMHOUSES IN THE HEARTLAND"
of 6 Emmy nominations and 4 Emmy awards! Music by Steve Heitzeg.
of a Dream is a one-hour documentary about Minnesota's rural
past. This Emmy award-winning piece has been critically acclaimed
for stunning, evocative videography. Beautiful, lyrical images
support and poetically illustrate the stories of the vanishing
farmhouse as told by historians, farm experts, and people
who lived "the dream" of life on the farm.
APRIL 19TH, AT TPT CHANNEL 2, ST PAUL
p.m. Cash Bar Reception at Union Depot Place
7:00 p.m. Screening of "Death of a Dream"
on the making of this documentary follows with:
John Whitehead, Producer
Robert Hutchings, Photographer
Joseph Demko, Audio
to NATAS members and broadcasting/journalism students (with
$5 Nonmembers - become a NATAS member at this event and your
admission is free, too!
directions, map, and parking info for TPT and Union Depot
Place go to:
and a registration form for Midwest Journalism Mega-conference
can be found on the Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists
Web page www.mnspj.org.
conference features programs for student and professional
print, radio, television and online journalists. S. Paul Pioneer
Press Executive Editor Walker Lundy, Jason Lewis and Dateline
NBC's John Larson are among the featured speakers.
conference is April 20-21 at the Double Tree Grand in Bloomington,
Minn. It features seminars organized by SPJ, Northwest Broadcast
News Association, National Academy of Television Arts and
Sciences, Associated Press, Radio Television News Directors
Association, National Press Photographers Association and
the National Conference of Editorial Writers.