This week on Cinemascope, Milton and James discuss how different social issues are depicted by directors in their movies.  Plus, more about the importance of teaching on-set safety in film schools.

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Agam Darshi is an actor, producer, writer and director known for the film Funny Boy by Deepa Mehta, and many TV shows including DMZ, Sanctuary and The Good Doctor. She makes her feature film debut as a director with the film Donkeyhead, available on Netflix, in which she also stars. 
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Christopher Lockhart is a William Morris Endeavor (WME) Agency creative executive, filmmaker and educator and has over 30 years' experience in the industry, curating projects for A-list talent such as Denzel Washington. He's read over 60,000 screenplays in his career.

  • As an independent filmmaker, he produced The Collector, The Collection, the documentary Most Valuable Players for Oprah Winfrey and American Skin. He’s also producing the upcoming feature film Solitary with David Oyelowo.
  • And he guides 14,000+ screenwriters and filmmakers on how to pitch and structure their projects for the best chance of success through his online group and classroom, The Inside Pitch, which lives on Facebook. A live version of The Inside Pitch was filmed for Los Angeles television and earned him an Emmy Award nomination.
  • He’s a member of the Writers Guild of America, the Producers Guild of America and the Television Academy.
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