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Saturday, July 22 • 5:30pm - 6:30pm
The Art and Science of Film Pyrotechnics and Firearms

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Ever wonder how those explosions and battle scenes in the movies really happen? How about the science and technology behind the colors and shapes of your favorite annihilation scenes? Can those crazy gunfights and blasts onscreen actually happen in real life? These pyro and firearms experts will divulge how they did it, along with lots of cool videos and funny behind-the-scenes anecdotes. They'll also offer tips on getting into the business and the kinds of certifications and training you'll need. With panelists Thomas Seymour (Criminal Minds), miniatures expertRobert "Hutch" Hutchins (Apollo 13), Dimitri and Beckie Timohovich (Team America World Police, Burning Man), and former Green Beret Terry Schappert and Independent Studios Services head of armor Larry Zanoff (both stars of TV'sHollywood Weapons). Moderated by Fast Company's Susan Karlin

Saturday July 22, 2017 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Marriott Grand Ballroom 3 & 4

Attendees (127)