Conrad E. Palmisano is a forty-one year veteran of filming action in motion pictures. With more two hundred films and television shows under his belt as a Stuntman and Stunt Coordinator, Conrad has developed a unique style of story telling through action that he has adapted to Second Unit directing. To date he has more than fifty major Second Unit Director credits making him one of the most sought after in the industry.
Conrad is a four time President of the Stuntmen’s Association of Motion Pictures; he is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Additionally he serves on the Blue Ribbon Committee of the Taurus World Stunt Awards and chairs the National Stunt and Safety Committee as well as serving on the Board of Directors of The Screen Actors Guild.
Conrad will join Diamond Farnsworth for a dual presentation on the Stunt Industry. The first part to be in the High School auditorium featuring three short documentaries: The first a compliation on Richard Farnsworth as a stuntman and actor; the second on Diamond's career as a stuntman, and the third featuring Conrad's work as a stunt coordinator and as a director. The Auditorium presentation will be followed by a Stunt panel discussion in the High School Quad.
For more on Conrad see - http://www.actiondirectorconrad.com
Stunt Panel: Moderated by Ed Hulse
High School Quad - 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Admittance by Festival Button Only