2nd Annual Countdown to Sundance Happy Hour


Wednesday, January 16, 2019
47 E 29th St, NYC

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Buy Tickets

Cash Bar
$5 Tavern Pilsner
$6 Pinot Grigio or Rioja
$7 Specialty Cocktail

As the awards season ramps up, the Brown Media Group (BMG) is proud to host a special happy hour and networking reception celebrating the accomplishments of Brown alumni. Undeniably, Brown has produced some of the most talented alumni working in film, television, theatre, and media. In the past, the esteemed Sundance Film Festival has served as a launch pad for the careers of Brown alumni others.

Please join us in a raising a glass to our talented alumni!

Todd Haynes ‘85
Michael Showalter ‘92
Liz Garbus ‘92
Rory Kennedy ‘91
Rodney Evans ‘93
Tony Gerber ‘86
Lynn Nottage ‘86
Sarah Flack ‘89
Perri Peltz ‘82
Amir Bar-Lev ‘94
John Hamburg ‘92
Angela Robinson ‘92
Doug Liman ‘88
Robin Hessman ‘94
Sam Cullman ‘99
Christine Vachon ‘83
Nina Jacobson ‘87
Aunjanue L. Ellis '93
Brad Simpson ‘95
Daveed Diggs '04
Tim Blake Nelson '86
Jessica Levin '97
Mike Makowsky '13
Davis Guggenheim '86
Betsy West '73
Chris Brancato ‘84
Clara Markowicz ‘94
Sari Gilman ‘92
Jomo Fray '10
Andrea Seigel ‘01
Alison Klayman ‘06
Emily Ziff '00
Francesca Gregorini ‘90
Lynn True ‘99
John Krasinski ‘01
Meredith Lavitt ‘92
Johnny Symons ‘88
Shilpi Gupta ‘99
Sasha Gordon
Madeleine Olnek MFA'96
Leelee Sobieski ‘05
Randall Batinkoff ‘90
Deidre Fishel ‘84
Joey Frank ‘05
Catherine Gund ‘88
Alex Hall ‘93
Christian Ruggieri ‘98
David Rivello ‘03

See the official Sundance Film Festival 2019 Lineup


For additional information and volunteer opportunities with Brown Media Group, email brownmediagroup2000@gmail.com.


Brown Media Group (BMG) is a group of Brown alumni working in the areas of film, television, theater, entertainment, media, and related fields. The group was formed to showcase alumni talent while creating educational and networking opportunities. Previous events include film screenings, acting workshops, panel discussions, theater talks, and more.