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Trendwatch: Scoring with Sports Docs

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Whether they're in the form of an episodic docuseries, or a feature-length doc, stories from the sports world have been captivating audiences globally for years, and with ever more niche cable channels and the rise of SVOD, they are more popular than ever. But such stories aren't just about athletic feats. When done right, sports non-fiction can reveal much about society, culture and the human condition. Here, you'll hear from producers and networks who have scored with such projects, as well as prospective teammates you may want to draft for your project.

Sponsored by


Courtny Catzel
Co-Head of Non-Scripted Programming
ICM Partners


Ross Bernard
SVP, Live Programming, Special Events & Original Programming

John Dahl
Vice President and Executive Producer
ESPN Films and Original Content

Tom Farrell
CEO & Executive Producer
The WorkShop, LLC

Scott Langerman
ACE Media

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