Izzy Betz

Izzy Betz

Posts by Izzy Betz

Ted Sarandos: Fate In Arizona Master Class Series - November 29th, 2022

December 1, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Netflix has come very close to winning the Oscars for Best Picture in the past. This year, they are pushing hard with Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery. Glass Onion is the first time Netflix has worked with a big three theater chain to distribute its films on 700 screens across the country. – uniquely

Class of ’22 Graduates Who Have Secured Post-Grad Work Congratulations to these students and all those graduating this year!

May 12, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Sony Pictures Entertainment   Grace Halter B.A. Screenwriting and B.A. Business Administration What position will you hold there? I am an Administrative Assistant to the EVP of Global Digital Marketing and Analytics and the SVP of Global Digital Marketing in the Digital Marketing Department at SPE. What are you most excited about? I am most

A Conversation with Pam & Tommy’s Assistant Art Director Alumni Spotlight: Allison Krumwiede (MFA PD '15)

April 26, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

The new hit show Pam & Tommy starring Lily James and Sebastian Stan has swept the internet by storm. The drama miniseries tells the story of Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee’s honeymoon sex tape being stolen and leaked to the public. The story, coming from mid-90s Hollywood – full of nightclubs, Malibu mansions, beaches, and

Practical Advice for Writing Coverage and Succeeding at Your Internship Career Center Workshop with Alexandra Bowen

April 4, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

On March 5th and 6th, Alexandra Bowen, who works at The Kennedy/Marshall Company, taught a Career Center workshop on the basics of development internships and everything you need to know to write stand-out coverage. Alexandra is a member of the Producers Guild Association, and her credits include Finding Oscar (executive produced by Steven Spielberg), Laurel

Life as an Editor on Ted Lasso Alumni Spotlight: Melissa McCoy (FP '07)

March 15, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Since graduating from Dodge College’s Film Production program in 2007, Melissa McCoy has gone on to work on TV shows like CSI, Grace and Frankie, Life Sentence, and most recently, as an Editor on Ted Lasso. Editors are responsible for putting together the final image that viewers see on screen. However, comedy show Editors, like

How Xpedition Brought the World of Tablescaping to Competition Shows Alumni Spotlight: Hunter Johnson (FP/'07), Derek Helwig (FP/'05), Yael Egnal (TWP/'17)

February 4, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

It’s not everyday you get to say your company created a competition show staring Martha Stewart on Discovery+. Xpedition, a production company ran by three Chapman Alumni (Hunter Johnson, Derek Helwig, and Yael Egnal) created Table Wars: a show where designers compete against each other to create the best show-stopping party environments through the artform

How 27 Chapman Alums Collaborated to Make a ‘Weird and Wild’ Feature Film Alumni Spotlight: Skye Braband ('18), Sarah De Leon ('18), Marty Lang ('16)

February 4, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Between 2017 and 2020, Skye Braband (’18), Sarah De Leon (’18), and Marty Lang (’16), along with 24 other Dodge alumni, had the opportunity to collaborate on the feature film Chompy and The Girls, a horror/comedy that draws attention to deeper issues surrounding mental health. The film is centered around a young woman who meets

Introducing Dodge’s New In-House Film Festival Specialist Staff Spotlight - Mickey Duzdevich (Film Festival Specialist)

January 24, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Having been a Senior Programmer at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival for 15 years, Mickey Duzdevich knows everything there is to know about film festivals. As Dodge College’s new in-house Film Festival Specialist, he is excited to share his expert knowledge and help students navigate the ins and outs of the festival process. We

From Chapman Student to Writer on Marvel’s Hawkeye Alumni Spotlight: Katie Mathewson (BA/SW '11)

January 13, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Katie Mathewson graduated from Chapman University in 2011 with a BA in Screenwriting. Since graduating, she has gone on to work for Comedy Central as a writer’s assistant on @midnight and worked on the writing staff of Pitch on FOX. Most recently, she wrote an episode of Marvel Studios show Hawkeye for Disney+ with her

Voice-Over: Not Just For Animation Career Center: Voice-Over Workshop with Heaven Macpherson

January 6, 2022 by | Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Some may think that training in voice-over is only useful for those interested in ADR, animation, and commercials. However, Heaven Macpherson, host of Dodge College’s recent Voice-Over Acting Workshop on December 3rd, proved that voice-over acting can be helpful and relevant across a variety of creative disciplines. Having played recurring roles on FX’s Emmy Award

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