Hala Gabriel

Producer/Director
Desert Wind Productions

Director/Producer: Hala Gabriel was born as a Palestinian refugee in Syria to parents that were forced from their homes in Palestine. When she was 8 years old, Hala's parents managed to immigrate to the United States where she has spent her adult life as a proponent for the Right of Return and working to improve the lives of Palestinians around the world.

Artistically, Hala attended the California Institute of Arts, majoring in Film and Television Production and in 2004, won the Silver Award at the International Houston Film Festival for her critically acclaimed short documentary entitled The Love Project.​ ​

Hala continues to work as a freelance producer, production supervisor and production accountant for the major studios in Los Angeles.

Sessions in which Hala Gabriel attends

Monday 24 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
7:30 PM
7:30 PM
Evan Kleiman
Moderator
KCRW
Chef, Author, Radio Host
Roy Choi
Participant
Kogi, A-Frame, LocoL
Chef
Robert Kenner
Participant
Food Inc.
Director
Carole Morison
Participant
Food Inc.
Film Subject
Rick Nahmias
Participant
Food Forward
Founder/Executive Director
Elise Pearlstein
Participant
Food Inc.
Producer

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

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8:00 AM
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:15 AM
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
  • Here's What Really Happened - Hero
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 9:45 AM - 11:15 AM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Conversation
    CreativityTechnologyFilmmaker Only
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

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9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:30 AM
9:30 AM
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM
6:30 PM
6:30 PM
  • Gimme Truth!
  • Signup required
  • The Montalbán - Theatre
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Game Show
    CreativityTransparencyEmerging
8:00 PM
8:00 PM
  • PBS Indies Party
  • Signup required
  • NeueHouse Hollywood - NeueHouse Hollywood
  • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM  | 2 hours

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
  • Keynote: Orwa Nyrabia
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM  | 30 minutes
  • Keynote
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyInternationalASL AvailableClosed CaptionedEmerging
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
  • The Ramp Less Traveled
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Panel
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyASL AvailableClosed CaptionedEmerging
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
  • Palestinian Filmmaker Panel
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Panel
    CreativityInternational
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
5:45 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM