2014 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule
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Cindy McCreery

Moderator; writer Free Willy: Escape From Pirate's Cove, Unplugged (2015), Soccer Mom, Something in the Water, Haven
Twitter: @CindyMcCreery
Cindy McCreery is an Assistant Professor of Screenwriting in the Department of Radio-TV-Film at The University of Texas at Austin.  Previously she taught screenwriting at UC Santa Barbara and UCLA.  She is a graduate of the Walt Disney/ABC Feature Writing Fellowship program and has sold feature projects to New Line Cinema, Walt Disney Studios, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, Disney Channel, National Geographic Films, Warner Brothers and MGM.  She has written two musicals for The Disney Channel, the most recent one, Unplugged is slated for a 2015 production.  In the Spring of 2014 she wrote two episodes of the SyFy series, Haven based on Steven King’s short story, The Colorado Kid.   She also has an original drama pilot in development with Robert Redford’s Sundance Productions and is writing a feature for Broken Road Productions.