One-On-One with Development Executive: Micho Rutare

Event Date: Saturday, January 14, 2017 || Speaker: Micho Rutare || Check-in: 12:30 pm ||

This event is with a Development Executive who will discuss a variety of topics, including, how to approach an executive, how to pitch your project, how to package your project, inception and development, made-for-television and direct-to-DVD, among other topics. See more details below.

**The deadline has passed and REGISTRATION is now CLOSED for this event. Please view our calendar for upcoming events.


Check-in begins at 12:30 pm.
Event starts at 1:00 pm.

No Refunds. No Credits.


More details:

micho-rutare-1Micho Rutare
is a Los Angeles-based writer, director, producer, and development executive. He has been head of development at The Asylum since 2010, where he oversaw the inception and development of the Sharknado movies, as well as over 100 other feature films, predominantly made-for-television and direct-to-DVD. Rutare has written and directed features and episodic shows for Syfy, Lifetime, MTV, and Sony Home Entertainment.

Rutare is a Rwandan-American and a sixth generation Michigander, hailing from Lansing. A graduate of Michigan State University, he holds degrees in Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy and English.




Join us on the Second Saturday every month at:

Sidetrack Creative Studios
5723 Auckland Ave.
North Hollywood, CA 91601

Creative Studios Facebook page


As this is a professional event, we ask that you please arrive prior to the event start time.

Meeting Timeframe: 1:00 pm to approximately 3:00 pm

Free Street Parking!
Please remember to bring a picture ID and your SWN Membership Card!

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