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April 15, 2020 7:00 pm
Season 1

TV, Film, Docs & Digital

with Duke Independent Film Festival
TV, Film, Digital & Documentary
Illustration by Joyce Er '20 (@bluntpencils).

Our first episode features alumni working in TV, film, documentary and digital across the country, moderated by Dave Karger ’95 (NBC Today, Turner Classic Movies) in conversation with some incredible alumni.


  • Robb Chavis ’98, ABC’s black-ish, Writer/Producer
  • Amy Gravitt ’95, HBO, Executive VP Comedy Programming
  • Geeta Patel ’98, The Mindy Project, Fresh off the Boat, Director
  • Chandler Phillips ’18, Sundance Institute, Assistant
  • Jade Richard-Craven ’15, Fighting 99th Entertainment, Director of Development
  • Julien Thuan ’97, United Talent Agency, Partner/Agent
  • Mark Vahradian ’89, Paramount Studios, Producer

About DEMAN Live

We know that finding a job/internship in all industries during these unprecedented times is confusing and stressful. We are here to help with DEMAN Live—a new Zoom series featuring conversations with alumni working in creative industries to help students and alumni navigate careers and opportunities during this time.