Trigger Warning

Gun Guidelines for the Media

 'Plastic Kills' Competition

Send us your most terrifying original short film for a shot at $2,000 grand prize

Trigger Warning

Gun Guidelines for the Media

The TV Campfire

HH&S panel at ATX explores shows that put women's health front and center

'Plastic Kills' Competition

Send us your most terrifying original short film for a shot at $2,000 grand prize

Tip Sheets

Quick information on AI, plastic pollution, systemic racism and more

Some Shows We've Worked With

More Shows We've Worked With

'Plastic Kills' Competition

Send us your most terrifying original short film for a shot at $2,000 grand prize
Short-Film Contest
Plastic Kills!

Call for entries! Our short-film contest, co-sponsored by Plastic Pollution Coalition, is all about the toxic terrors of plastic pollution.

Media Gun Guidelines
Trigger Warning

HH&S' Gun Guidelines for the Media can help TV storytellers reframe the narrative for safe, acceptable behavior with firearms.



Do the Write Thing (the Sequel)

TV veterans Gloria Calderón Kellett and Zoanne Clack spoke about how they got their break in the entertainment industry.

Statecraft Stories

Our four-day Statecraft Stories workshop invited experts in diplomacy to learn more about powerful narrative storytelling tools.

ATX Festival
Artificial Intelligence and Us

AI is changing our lives. Our recent panel in Austin discussed the opportunities and risks, and the technology's impact on TV itself. 

Blue Sky Contest
Grand Prize Winner

The $20,000 grand prize has been awarded to writer Oriana Schwindt, above, for her pilot for the series Merryville (“Love and Light”).

Must Watch
'We're Still in the Game'

Five accomplished Hollywood veterans say there should be more stories in entertainment about the vibrant lives of older adults.

The Power of TV

Our event explored how young women are affected by early onset breast cancer, the lack of risk facts, and health care inequities.

2022 Sentinel Awards
A Red-Carpet Celebration

Quinta Brunson, Hannah Einbinder, Tyler James Williams and Sarah Podemski were among the shining stars on the red carpet.

Must Watch
The HH&S Story

Producer Norman Lear, Lear Center Director Martin Kaplan, and HH&S' own Kate Folb talk about "the small and mighty HH&S team." 

Averting Catastrophe

What does the Russia-Ukraine conflict mean for the future of war, diplomacy and nuclear risks? A panel of experts had some answers.

Writing the Wrongs of the Past

A discussion moderated by journalist Jelani Cobb looked at bias in Hollywood. Things have changed, but more needs to be done.

Tip Sheets
Get the Facts. Fast.

Check out our Tip Sheets for information on topics that include health, social inequalities, the climate emergency, and plastic pollution. 

Pandemic Trauma

Moderated by CNN's Phil Mattingly, the panel explored how the pandemic affected our already beleaguered healthcare workers.

What Poverty Looks Like

We brought together five leading creative talents behind TV shows that are shaking up the narrative of what poverty looks like.

Black Women & Breast Cancer

Racism, bias and a mistrust of the medical system all affect the outcome for young Black women with breast cancer.


I don’t want you to be hopeful. I want you to panic. I want you to act as if our house is on fire. Because it is.

—climate activist
Greta Thunberg

Maternal Health
Racism & Childbirth

Our panel explored why black women are three to four times more likely to die after giving birth than white women.