The Creative Coalition’s 2007 Distinguished Moviemaker Brunch presented by Sara Lee and The Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition

The Creative Coalition’s

2007 Distinguished Moviemaker Brunch

presented by Sara Lee

 and The Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition

PARK CITY, UT (January 16, 2007):   Leading filmmakers and actors in Park City will be

featured at The Creative Coalition’s 2007 Distinguished Moviemaker Brunch presented by Sara Lee.  Honorees will lead up close and personal sessions for emerging talent in the independent film industry.  The Creative Coalition’s Executive Director Robin Bronk will serve as moderator.  VIP Brunch follows.

The Creative Coalition launched the moviemaking mentoring series at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival to standing-room-only crowds with a diverse group of featured participants.  It was also presented at the 2006 Toronto Film Festival and the 2006 AFI Film Fest.

WHO:  Fisher Stevens (Crazy Love); Ione Skye (River’s Edge), Rod Lurie (The Champ),Richard Belzer, Lea ThompsonAlan RosenbergJoe PantolianoCara Seymour (The Savages),Ed Begley, Jr. (Life with Ed), Marlene Forte (Adrift in Manhattan), Lawrence O’Donnell Jr.Roger Fan (Fishing the Game), Alessandro Nivola (Grace is Gone), Reece Thompson (Rocket Science)

WHAT:  The Creative Coalition’s 2007 Distinguished Moviemaker Session and Brunch presented by Sara Lee and The Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition

WHEN:   Saturday, January 20, 2007, 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:   Café Brilliant brought to you by the Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition
333 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Main Street Mall, Park City, UT

Credentialed press only for this event.  To receive credentials please contact: Kathy King at 202.415.1024 or

About The Creative Coalition

The Creative Coalition ( is the leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan social and public advocacy organization of the arts and entertainment community.  Founded in 1989 by prominent members of the creative community, The Creative Coalition is dedicated to educating its members on issues of public importance, primarily the First Amendment, public education and arts advocacy.  Headquartered in New York City, The Creative Coalition also has offices in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and San Francisco.  The Creative Coalition does not endorse or raise funds for political parties or candidates.

About Sara Lee Food & Beverage

Sara Lee Food & Beverage is the North American retail food division of Sara Lee Corporation (NYSE:SLE).  Based in Downers Grove, Ill., Sara Lee Food & Beverage develops and markets many of the world’s favorite high-quality baked goods, packaged meats and coffee.  Leading brands and products include Sara Lee fresh breads, frozen desserts and deli meats, Hillshire Farm lunch meats,Jimmy Dean sausage and breakfast foods, Ball Park franks and the Senseo single-serve premium coffee system.

About The Wall Street Journal and The Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition
The Wall Street Journal, the flagship publication of Dow Jones & Company (NYSE: DJ;, is the world’s leading business publication. Founded in 1889, The Wall Street Journal has a print and online circulation of nearly 2.1 million, reaching the nation’s top business and political leaders, as well as investors across the country. Holding 31 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism, the Journal seeks to help its readers succeed by providing essential and relevant information, presented accurately and fairly, from an authoritative and trusted source. The Wall Street Journal print franchise has more than 600 journalists world-wide, part of the Dow Jones network of nearly 1,900 business and financial news staff.

The Wall Street Journal Weekend Edition is the essential guide to a brilliant weekend, focusing on news, business and all your weekend pursuits including: entertainment, style, cuisine, travel, sports, books, music, recreation and art.


For Immediate Release

January 16, 2007 


Kathy King, 202.415.1024,