Los Angeles CA– October 21, 2019– The American Movie Market (AFM ® )revealed today extra verified audio speakers for this year’s Seminars and also programs which runs along with the AFM’s industry and also sector testings. Over 6 days, greater than 150 believed leaders, decision-makers and also professionals will certainly review subjects and also problems most appropriate to international filmmakers throughout 3 devoted phases. This year’s market happens November 6– 13 in Santa Monica and also notes its 40 th version.
The AFM Conferences will certainly start on Friday, November 8 on the AFM primary phase at the Fairmont Resort. Emphasizes consist of:
The opening Meeting will certainly include Damaging the Mold and mildew: The Pioneers combining Erik Feig, Chief Executive Officer Picturestart, Tim Organization, Owner, Alamo Drafthouse Movie Theater, and also Aron Levitz, Head of Wattpad Studios, and also Tom Quinn, Owner & Chief Executive Officer NEON.
As component of its brand-new Tv Meeting, network execs consisting of Disney’s VP of Original Programs, Lauren Kisilevsky, the Background Network’s VP of Growth and also Programs, Mike Stiller, and also Life time Original Motion picture’s Vice head of state of Programs, Tia Maggini will certainly take the phase to provide their feature-length programs requirements and also top priorities.
The Making for the International Pre-sales Market panel including Miranda Bailey, Chief Executive Officer, Cold Iron Photo, Sherryl Clark, Head of state Manufacturing, The H Cumulative, Mark Gooder, Co-President, Keystone Films and also Nat McCormick, EVP, Worldwide Circulation, The Exchange.
Manufacturer Effie Brown will certainly sign up with AFM’s prominent Pitch Meeting as a panelist and also consultant.
New audio speakers for the Immersive Top offered by Winston Baker consist of Rick Hack, Head of Media & Enjoyment Collaborations, Intel Studios, Laura Hertzfeld, Supervisor of XR Collaborations, Verizon Media’s Yahoo! Information, Randal Kleiser, Movie Supervisor, and also Lauren Xandra, Supervisor of Strategic Campaigns, National research study Team.
Additionally, the AFM’s Palisades Phase at the Loews Resort will certainly organize Roundtables and also Discussions discovering specialized and also prompt problems. Emphasizes consist of:
- Audiences Need Much More: Bringing Diverse Projects to the Market– offered in collaboration with ReFrame and also including Glen Basner, Chief Executive Officer, FilmNation, Producers Zanne Devine and also Cassian Elwes, and also Monica Levinson, Head Of State of Manufacturing, ShivHans Photo.
- Taking the Minute: Making LGBTQ Web Content in a Time of Unmatched Exposure– offered in collaboration with Outfest and also including River Gallo, Writer/Director/Star, Ponyboi, Stephen Kelliher, Supervisor, Business & advertising and marketing Bankside Movies, Keya Khayatian, Companion, United Ability Company, LaShawn McGhee, Founder & CPO, Revry, and also Valerie Stadler Big Swing Productions & Outfest Board of Supervisors.
- Dispersing & Generating Income From Attribute Documentaries with Josh Braun, Co-President, Submarine Enjoyment, Alexandra Johnes, Manufacturer, Extremely Unique Projects, Melanie Miller, Co-Founder/Producer, Aquarium Movies, and also Evan Saxon, Head of West Coastline Acquisitions and also Company Growth, Abramorama.
- Appreciating the Style: Why Some Scary Movies Function While Others Do Not with Roxanne Benjamin, Manufacturer, V/H/S, Southbound, Patrick Ewald, Chief Executive Officer, Impressive Photo, and also Natalie Metzger, VP, Growth & Manufacturing, Disappearing Angle.
- Capturing Intimate Scenes– with Amanda Blumenthal, Affection Planner, Ecstasy, The L Word: Generation Q, Dime Dreadful: City of Angels and also Owner of Affection Professionals Organization.
The complete listing of 2019 audio speakers revealed to day are:
| Adam Lewinson, Tubi TELEVISION
Alexandra Jones, Extremely Unique Jobs
Alex Ferrari, Indie Movie Hustle
Alysa Nahmias, Ajna Movies
Amanda Blumenthal, Affection Professionals Organization
Amanda Marshall, Cold Iron Photo
Anthony Layser, Xumo
Arjun Mendhi, MTonomy
Baba Uppal, Secret Place
Barbara Mudge, Worldwide Movie Enjoyment
Benjamin Wiessner, Manufacturer
Brad Krevoy, Movie Firm of America
Bruce Eisen, Digital Advisors
Cassian Elwes, Manufacturer
Clay Epstein, Movie Setting Enjoyment
Colin McCormack, SAGIndie
Cynthia Tollett, DGA
Darren Ehlers, Enjoyment Allies
David Offenberg, Loyola Marymount
David White, CHANGE72
Denise Denson, MTonomy
Dr. Patrice Poujol, Lumiere
Effie Brown, Manufacturer
Emmanuel Itier, The Paradise Team
Erik Feig, Picturestart
Eunice Shin, PROPHET
Evan Saxon, Abramorama
Floris Bauer, Gunpowder & Skies
George Campanellas, Invest Cyprus
Glen Basner, FilmNation
Gregg Schwenk, Newport Coastline Movie Celebration
Heather Rae, Iron Circles Photo
Illya Szilak, Cloudred
Ivo Felt, Allfilm
Jānis Kalējs, Manufacturer
Jason M. Berman, Mandalay Photo
Jeff Shultz, Principal Company POLICE OFFICER Pluto TELEVISION
Jennifer Chavarria, Kite & Lightning
Joanelle Romero, Red Country Event Institute
John Hadity, EP Financial Solutions
John Zois, Anton
Jordana Mollick, Semi-Formal Productions
Josh Braun, Submarine Enjoyment
Happiness Ganes, Manufacturer
Julian Franco, Vudu
Karen Robson, Pryor Cashman LLP
Katherine MacDonald, Paramount Photo
Katya Mtsitouridze, ROSKINO
Kayvan Mashayekh, Producers Without Boundaries
Keya Khayatian, United Ability Company
LaShawn McGhee, Revry
| Laura Hertzfeld, Verizon Media’s Yahoo! Information
Lauren Kisilevsky, The Disney Network
Lauren Xandra, National Research Study Team
Lee Jessup, lessjessup.com
Linda Nelson, IndieRights
Lise Anderson, WGAW
Manuel Badel, Badel Media
Mark Gooder, Keystone Movies
Marko blog post VFX Professional
Megan Gilbride, Manufacturer
Melanie Miller, Aquarium Movies
Michalis P. Michael, Invest Cyprus
Mike Stiller, Background Network
Miranda Bailey, Cold Iron Photo
Monica Levinson, ShivHans Photo
Myfa Cirinna, Enjoyment Allies
Nat McCormick, The Exchange
Natalie Metzger, Vanishing Angle
Patrick Ewald, Impressive Photo
Paul Audley, FilmLA
Paul Bales, The Asylum
Paul Hertzberg, CineTel Films, Inc.
Pierre David, ReelOne/Lance Enjoyment
Pilar Alessandra, On the Web Page
Randal Kleiser, Randal Kleiser Productions
Randi Feldman, Movie Theater Workshops
Richard Botto, Phase 32
Rick Hack, Intel Studios
River Gallo, Ponyboi
Roxanne Benjamin, Manufacturer
Russell Schwartz, Pandemic Advertising and marketing Team
Ryan Koo, No Movie Institution
Shaked Berenson, Enjoyment Team
Sherryl Clark, The H Cumulative
Sr. Rose Pacatte, Pauline Facility for Media Researches
Stephen Kelliher, Bankside Movies
Steve Nicholaides, Manufacturer
Steven Wolfson, UCLA
Suzy Sammons, The Granting Business
Tanel Toom, Supervisor
Ted Schilowitz, Paramount Photo
Tia Maggini, Life Time Network
Tim Organization, Alamo Drafthouse
Tobin Armbrust, Virgin Produced
Tom Quinn, NEON
Tony Vassiliadis, MarVista Enjoyment
Trevor Crafts, Macrocosm
Valerie Stadler, Big Swing Productions/ Outfest
William Bibbiani, Bloody Disgusting
Zanne Devine, Manufacturer
Sight the complete programs schedule for AFM2019 For badge and also ticket details, please go to the AFM web site
### Concerning the American Movie Market ®
The American Movie Market is one of the most reliable movie procurement, growth and also networking occasion on the planet. Unlike a celebration, AFM is a market where manufacturing and also circulation offers are shut. Greater than US$ 1 billion in offers are secured yearly– on both finished movies and also those in every phase of growth and also manufacturing.
Over 7,000 sector specialists from greater than 70 nations assemble in Santa Monica every November. They consist of procurement and also growth execs, representatives, lawyers, supervisors, suppliers, event supervisors, investors, movie commissioners, manufacturers, authors, the globe’s press and also all those that supply solutions to the activity image sector.
At AFM, individuals can find the whole international brochure of readily available movies and also tasks, go to 50+ best-in-class course seminars, tops, roundtables and also discussions, and also get in touch with the independent movie area’s choice manufacturers, done in one hassle-free place without the disturbance of a movie event.
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