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Catalyst partners with MediaU, founded by former Walt Disney Studios Senior Executive

Catalyst is proud to be partnering with MediaU, a groundbreaking mentoring and career-advancing platform FOR creatives BY creatives.

MediaU's founder and CEO, Adam Leipzig, like everyone on the MediaU team, has a dual career commitment to both media-making and education. He has been a senior executive at Walt Disney Studios and the President of National Geographic Films [per].

Catalyst industry guest and panelist Adam Fratto also serves as Advisor at MediaU.

MediaU's opening course is "The Marketing & Distribution Roadmap For Independent Filmmakers", which shall be available to the Catalyst community starting on July 11th.

Members of the Catalyst community will receive 10% off any MediaU course and have access to all the benefits of the MediaU membership. Creators can use the code "Catalyst" at for access.

When you take a MediaU class, you get access to entertaining, informative, current and actionable training. These courses are designed to help you break through, get your film discovered and help you attain hireable skills to boost your job prospects — but it doesn’t stop there. MediaU's mission is to help you achieve your dream creative career in film, television and entertainment.

We look forward to sharing more opportunities through MediaU's partnership for Catalyst creators!

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