IRE will host a special advance screening of the acclaimed new documentary from Magnolia Pictures and Participant Media, PAGE ONE: Inside The New York Times, at its 2011 Conference in Orlando. The screening, with writer-director Andrew Rossi and Participant Media’s EVP of Documentary Films Diane Weyermann in attendance, will take place Friday, June 10th at 6:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Orlando Resort at SeaWorld, Oceans 2 Ballroom, with a pre-screening cocktail reception to take place in the area just adjacent to the Oceans 2 Ballroom. The screening is scheduled to follow a panel featuring the film’s Bill Keller, executive editor of The New York Times.
That showcase panel, Beyond Wikileaks: How technology is changing the relationship between journalists and sources, will feature several journalists including:
Lucy Dalglish, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
Leonard Downie, Jr., The Washington Post/Arizona State University
Jan-Michael Ihl, OpenLeaks
Bill Keller, The New York Times
Clayton Swisher, Al Jazeera
Pierre Thomas, ABC News
??"IRE is pleased to present this important documentary to our membership in advance of its official release," IRE Executive Director Mark Horvit said. "The film captures a crucial moment in the evolution of journalism and shows how one of the world's great newspapers is handling the challenges. We are grateful to Magnolia Pictures and Participant Media for making this screening possible."