WINSTON | BAKER will host the 4th Annual International Film Finance Forum in association with Variety on May 17, 2013 at the Intercontinental Carlton Hotel in Cannes. Our half-day program will address international issues such as worldwide sales and distribution strategies; global film finance resources; risk mitigation across borders; co-production strategies; and incentive updates. For more information, click here.
ABOUT THE F3 SERIES...
The Film Finance Forum ® Series was created by the Winston Baker team to educate equity and debt financiers on the latest trends and strategies for film investing while mitigating risks, provide producers with effective approaches to fundraising, and offer both audiences ways to create great content and generate revenue through various distribution platforms. Since 2008, Winston Baker has been offering meaningful programs dedicated to film finance strategies which are conducive to an open and insightful exchange of ideas through a combination of panel discussions, keynote conversations, presentations, and engaging networking sessions.
March 5-7, 2013 | Los Angeles, California
April 16, 2013 | New York, New York
May 17, 2013 | Cannes, France
Film Finance Forum China
June 16, 2013 | Shanghai, China
Film Finance Forum Latin America
August 21, 2013 | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Film Finance Forum @ Zurich Film Festival
September 28, 2013 | Zurich, Switzerland
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The Film Finance Forum ® Series was founded by Winston Baker, which is the leading producer of film finance conferences, successfully organizing sold out conferences across the US, Europe, and Asia. At each event, Winston Baker brings together the most seasoned and successful entertainment executives and financiers to address current trends related to the film business. Each event is designed to be collaborative and emphasize dialogue and interactivity between all forum participants.
Network with and gain insight from financiers, producers, sales and finance agents, managers, distributors, film buyers, lawyers, and marketers who have worked on THE WORDS, LOOPER, UNDEFEATED, THE HURT LOCKER, PRECIOUS, CRAZY HEART, AMELIE, MARGIN CALL, MILK, BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, HOPE SPRINGS, CRASH, HOTEL RWANDA, HUSTLE & FLOW, LOST IN TRANSLATION, MILLION DOLLAR BABY, PULP FICTION, SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, THE ENGLISH PATIENT, and many other notable and award-winning films. Click here for a list of past participants.
The speaking faculty consists of seasoned veterans and industry leaders who represent equity funds, debt providers, investment banks, major studios, small and mid-size production and distribution companies, sales and finance agencies, and advisory firms. Click here for a list of past speakers.