2018 CIH Board of Advisers


ELIZABETH ALLEN – Film & TV Director – “Aquamarine,” “Ramona & Beezus,” "Careful What You Wish For," "Franklin & Bash"

TODD BECK – President, Beck Media & Marketing

ANDREA BERLOFF – Screenwriter – Oscar-nominated Screenplay for "Straight Outta Compton" + “World Trade Center,” "Blood Father"

AUSTIN BUNN - Screenwriter ("Kill Your Darlings") and Cornell Assistant Professor, Performing and Media Arts

CHRIS FENTON - President of DMG Entertainment Motion Picture Group, Production Executive" on “Looper” and “Iron Man 3” and executive producer on “47 Ronin”

ROB FRIED – Film Producer and Founder of SpiritClips, now a part of Hallmark and renamed Feeln.

ALEX GARTNER – Film Producer – "The Upside of Anger," “Get Smart,” “Season of the Witch” and the upcoming "Warcraft" and "The Great Wall"

WILL GLUCK – Film & TV Director – "Friends with Benefits," "Easy A," "Annie," "Peter Rabbit"

DAVID HALBERSTADTER – Entertainment Lawyer & Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

DAN HARRISON – Executive Vice President, Strategic Program Planning, Fox Broadcasting Company

GAYE HIRSCH – Senior Vice President of Scripted Development at The CW Television Network

GEORGE JOBLOVE – Technology consultant, involved with visual effects on such films as "The Aviator," "Men in Black II" and "Stuart Little"

LARRY KASANOFF – Film Producer & Founder of Threshold Entertainment – "Mortal Kombat"

OLIVER MAYER – Playwright, Screenwriter and USC Professor

RON MOORE – TV Writer/Producer – "Outlander," “Caprica,” "Battlestar Galactica"

BRAXTON POPE – Film & TV Producer – “Shrink,” “The Take,” “The Canyons,” "The Trust," "Liv," "City of Gold"

HOWARD RODMAN – Screenwriter & USC Professor of Screenwriting - "Joe Gould's Secret," "Savage Grace," "August"

LEE ROSENTHAL - President, Physical Production, Paramount

ANDREW RUF - President of Feature Film Finance at Paradigm Talent & Literary Agency 

PHIL SANDHAUS – Senior Entertainment Marketing Executive, Music Artist Manager (David Bowie, The Rolling Stones) and Film and Theatre Producer ("M.Butterfly", "The Misty Copeland Story")

CHRISTINA STEINBERG – Film Producer – "National Treasure," “The Bee Movie,” "Rise of the Guardians" 

MARK ZAKARIN – Screenwriter & Producer – “Keeping Up with the Steins," "The L Word"