Casey Neistat with Paul Holdengräber: Creativity & Commerce

Wed. Oct 11, 2017 at 7:00pm EDT
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Director, producer, and YouTube superstar Casey Neistat is reimagining not just how we tell stories but what the definition of story even is. Neistat first attained commercial success with the HBO series The Neistat Brothers and indie film Daddy Longlegs, but is also well-known for his marriage of  storytelling and commercial production in re-defining branded content on the Internet with companies such as Mercedes and Nike. His audience, who has followed him from YouTube to Instagram, Twitter, and SnapChat,  thrives on his honest narratives and glimpses into a creator’s lifestyle. Hear how this filmmaker, blogger, and native digital influencer straddles these many intersections and maintains the complex partnership between art and business as he joins Paul Holdengräber in conversation.  

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Engage with the brightest at The New York Public Library’s premier cultural series! LIVE from the NYPL offers conversations with notable writers, artists, and leaders, hosted by Paul Holdengräber. Learn more about LIVE.

Come hungry and come thirsty! LIVE at the NYPL is happy to be teaming up with our friends at Amy's Bread to provide food and soft drinks for purchase before the start of shows in Bartos Forum. Also our very own NYPL bar will be selling wine, beer and cocktails to pair with an evening of dynamic conversation. 

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The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the speaker(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of The New York Public Library.

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Celeste Bartos Forum The New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, 42nd Street & 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10018
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