Do you have a strong social or political stance you’d like to get out there in the world? Do you believe in a cause so strongly you must find a way to get the message out there?
Web series are a perfect way to do that. This week, Val Gameiro, who has lots of experience bringing social blights, such as human trafficking, modern slavery and human rights to light, by using the power of online TV.
Val Gameiro is an Austin, Texas based writer turned director with a passion for stories with a message. After 10 years writing for film, Val turned to directing, and has worked on several shorts (When She Smiles, Aftermath, Perseverance, Suffer the Children, etc.), a web series, 7 Shades Of Lenity and multiple Script-to-Screen events held by the Austin Actors Conservatory (SAG).
Val is in post-production on a paranormal thriller short, Sunset in McDade, and in post-production on his first feature film, Amnesia, focusing on the topics of Human Trafficking and Human Rights abuses in institutions. He also shoots for SXSW, is one of the organizers of The Show! (an Austin-based monthly event highlighting local film and comedy), and is the VP of Video Production for TXSTAR Entertainment Inc. (an Austin-based full-service film and video production company, specializing in affordable action).
Watch Val live on the Web TV Trailblazers Summit on Google Hangouts on Air, October 3, 2013 at 5 pm PST/7 pm CST/ 8 pm EST. Val is also available for questions & answers after the presentation.
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