Matthew Price

Matthew Price

Comic Writer / Film / Journalist / Panelist Guest

Matthew L. Price is a journalist, filmmaker, and comic-shop owner from Norman, OK. He and his wife, Annette, celebrated 20 years of their store, Speeding Bullet Comics, in 2018. Matt is the co-writer and producer of the indie superhero feature film The Posthuman Project and the writer-producer of the film The Grave. Matt also co-wrote the short films Paradox, Heroes of the Realm, Overdue, Semi-Social, and The Bulleteers. Comic books written by Matt include The Grave, Team: Awesome!, and Agent Blue.

Matt has written about comics, film, and geek culture as a journalist for more than two decades.

Twitter: @nerdage

Instagram: mprice1999




Friday, June 7, 2019 5:00 p.m. | Location: University C

"Overdue" & "Semi-Social" Short Films Screenings with Q&A

48Hour Festival Audience Choice winning short film, "Overdue" tells the story of a pregnant librarian seeking the perfect baby name who goes into labor and is joined on her journey by characters from her favorite books. With time running out, her husband hits the road to get her to the hospital. "Semi-Social" shows a tech addicted teen attempting to attract the girl of his dreams and gets help from an unexpected source. Both short films will be followed by Q&A with director Ricky Pope and writer/producer Matthew Price.

Panelists: Matthew Price, Ricky Pope

Tracks: Film & TV

Tags: Film

Saturday, June 8, 2019 10:00 a.m. | Location: University C

"The Grave" and the Gangster Era in Oklahoma

See the noir action-vigilante film "The Grave," talk to the filmmakers, and hear about the film's inspirations in 1920s Oklahoma.

Panelists: Matthew Price

Tracks: Film & TV

Tags: Film

Saturday, June 8, 2019 2:00 p.m. | Location: Sooner B

Eight Decades of Superman

Superman first appeared in June of 1938, in Action Comics #1, then got the first self-titled superhero comic the following year. How has pop culture's iconic hero changed or stayed the same? And we'll recall that brief, dark time in the 90s when the world went without him (he got better).

Panelists: Matthew Price, Mark Alfred, Buck Berlin, Kent Clark, A. Lee Martinez, E.T. Wardwell

Tracks: Comics

Tags: Panel

Sunday, June 9, 2019 1:00 p.m. | Location: Oklahoma A2

Making a Film in 48 Hours

Learn protips and easy tricks for making a 48-Hour Film Festival film submission. Limit 11 participants.

Panelists: Matthew Price, Rachel Price

Tracks: Film & TV

Tags: Workshop

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