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Session Name: Realities of the Hidden Freelance Crunch
Speaker(s): Jesse Harlin, Lena Raine, Austin Wintory
Company Name(s): Dunderpate Music, Radical Dreamland, Austin Wintory
Track / Format: Audio

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Overview: Veteran composers Jesse Harlan and Austin Wintory discuss the hidden realities of crunch faced by freelancers. Having dealt with a range of difficult situations, the pair will share stories of this taboo subject when work piled up, overlapped and undermined general health and sanity. Much of the source of this problem lies in its never being discussed, so this session aims to address that, while also examining possible long term strategies for coping, and improving it.

Game Developers Conference 2021

Jesse Harlin

Dunderpate Music

Lena Raine

Radical Dreamland

Austin Wintory

Austin Wintory

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