On Writing Sci-Fi: A Conversation with Lisa Joy
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This week on On Story, Lisa Joy, an Emmy Award-nominated writer, director, and producer, discusses creating the Westworld television series. Joy also speaks to the intersection of sci-fi and technology and the discovery of humanity in non-traditional narratives.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 47 seconds

Episode Number: 1215

About On Story:

Austin Film Festival's ON STORY is a half-hour series that gives a behind the scenes look at the creative process of the country's most beloved movies and TV shows.

The show is a mash-up of footage of screenwriter and filmmakers discussing their craft and films.

Each episode is thematically paired with one or two short films, with an introduction from the film's writer or director.

LA Times film critic Kenneth Turan says: "On Story" is film school in a box, a lifetime's worth of filmmaking knowledge squeezed into half-hour packages."


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Sun, Feb 5 11:00 A.M. A Conversation with Scott Alexander & Larry Karasewzski     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Feb 5 11:30 A.M. On Adapting Stories: A Conversation with Eric Roth     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Feb 5 4:30 P.M. A Conversation with Liz Hannah     NH WORLD
Sun, Feb 12 6:00 A.M. A Conversation with Scott Alexander & Larry Karasewzski     NH WORLD
Sun, Feb 12 11:00 A.M. A Conversation with Gillian Flynn     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Feb 12 11:30 A.M. On Writing/Directing Pig: A Conversation with Michael Sarnoski     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Feb 12 4:30 P.M. A Conversation with Scott Alexander & Larry Karasewzski     NH WORLD
Sun, Feb 19 6:00 A.M. A Conversation with Gillian Flynn     NH WORLD
Sun, Feb 19 11:00 A.M. A Conversation with Mara Brock Akil     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Feb 19 11:30 A.M. On Writing The Humans: A Conversation with Stephen Karam     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Feb 19 4:30 P.M. A Conversation with Gillian Flynn     NH WORLD
Sun, Feb 26 6:00 A.M. A Conversation with Mara Brock Akil     NH WORLD
Sun, Feb 26 4:30 P.M. A Conversation with Mara Brock Akil     NH WORLD
Sun, Mar 12 11:00 A.M. A Conversation with John Logan     NH EXPLORE
Sun, Mar 12 11:30 A.M. On Directing Miss Juneteenth: A Conversation with Channing Godfrey Peoples     NH EXPLORE

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