The Netflix hit TV series “Making a Murderer” took the public by storm when it was first released in 2015. In light of their recent success, award winning filmmakers, Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, responsible for the hit TV show were invited to INBOUND16 for a Spotlight session to talk about their experience and challenges they encountered while making the 10 part documentary series. In case you missed it, here’s the entire spotlight session in tweets.
— Carsten Rexing (@carstenrexing) November 9, 2016
There was a lot of excitement pre-event
— Rebecca Anderson (@AndersonRL) November 9, 2016
Not to sound boastful but I finished it within a day ?? ??
On why they ended up partnering with Netflix
“Making a Murderer” being an unconventional look at the justice system, the Colombia University grads were asked why they pursued such a project
“We wanted to follow the story the most organic way & see what we could learn from it” @allHs @filmgreek @MakingAMurderer #Inbound16 pic.twitter.com/TllcXEk5yf
— Onestop Internet (@onestopinternet) November 9, 2016
They went on to drop some serious knowledge ?? ??
Making a Murderer Directors @filmgreek and @allHs discussing their process. “In creative pursuits, time is a valuable asset.” #INBOUND16 pic.twitter.com/AmSGd7zKGb
— Alessia Lamonaca (@alesssia) November 9, 2016
It took an entire decade’s worth of sacrifice and dedication to bring the show to the masses.They shared a few motivations which kept them going throughout the filming of the series
“The media amplifies things and repeats them until they become the truth.” – @allHs and @filmgreek, Directors of @MakingAMurderer #INBOUND16 pic.twitter.com/g3czm4dWYR
— Paige Krumwiede (@paigekrumwiede) November 9, 2016
So inspiring was their Spotlight, even a wild spearow decided to drop by ??
Alas hearing about their experiences some in the audience were reminded about events earlier in the day
At the other end of the spectrum however, some looked the duo’s experience from a different perspective
They even dropped some hints about season 2 ??
In the end they left us with an awe inspiring quote, hoping to inspire many after sharing their journey creating “Making a Murderer”
Reach for the stars! ?? ?? @filmgreek @allHs #INBOUND16 pic.twitter.com/xpL1cmpsZz
— INBOUND (@INBOUND) November 9, 2016
Some of the other memorable quotes from the spotlight session
You can watch the spotlight session here:
Make sure to check out all our other session recaps at our INBOUND16 coverage.