Industry Dialogues

Industry Dialogues

Industry Dialogues

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An integral part of our Industry Conference, Industry Dialogues offer invaluable insights into the craft of filmmaking and the latest technology and business trends in the global filmmaking community. The sessions feature a wide array of experts, from filmmakers, screenwriters and producers to sales agents, distributors and financiers.

Sessions in Industry Dialogues 2013

    • Nurturing Emerging Talent
    • Meet the influencers, advocates and hot new talent who are leading the way in creative production around the world.

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    • TIFF 101
    • The TIFF Industry Office invites you to breakfast as we give you an insider look on how to maximize your time and resources at the Festival.

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    • Micro-Budget Realities
    • Find out more about the decisions that are required to deliver a successful micro-budget film from those who have succeeded in the range below $100,000.

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    • Big Money: Private and Equity Financing
    • Learn about the role and the relationships of private capital in the film industry, and what steps producers need to take in order to unlock these resources.

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    • Co-Production Case Studies
    • A closer look at successful international co-production ventures in the Official Festival Selection. Receive first-hand information about the dos and don’ts of co-producing.

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    • Meet the EU Film Funders
    • Meet some of Europe’s biggest funding agencies and learn how access their various funding streams.

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    • Engaging With Your Audience
    • Find out how to engage a savvy digital audience - from content sourcing the next big thing, to mobilizing for screentime in the theatres, to generating the ‘buy-in’ for financial involvement.

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    • From Story to Screen
    • This panel will discuss the shifts from story to screenplay, and from screenplay to screen, with the expertise of screenwriters from the Official Festival Selection.

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    • Surviving Post
    • Find out about all the possibilities available at editing and the business models that impact this phase of your project.

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    • Global State of VoD
    • This panel will provide a comparative look at the evolution of VoD in multiple territories. Join us for an international perspective on savvy methods of approaching the imminent future of distribution.

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    • New Tools of Direct Distribution
    • Innovators and thought-leaders share their perspectives on the evolution of the industry and how new platforms can be used to aggregate, self-distribute, market and mobilize.

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    • Transmedia Creative Process
    • The content creation landscape continues to face disruption and redefinition, resulting in new ways of integrating story, brand and audience. This panel will discuss how creative strategies intersect to form a successful transmedia experience.

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    • Digital Demos and Interactive Icons
    • Join us for talks from digital innovators and evangelists about the latest platforms and services that are changing the international transmedia landscape.

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    • Second Screen is the First Screen
    • Don't miss this tech-savvy discussion on how the content industry is adapting to the new realities of audience consumption on mobile, as their first screen.

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    • The Business of Transmedia
    • Transmedia experts will deconstruct the decision-making process behind the successful and the non-successful business models within the transmedia landscape.

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    • Anatomy of a Trailer
    • Industry renown trailer guru, Mark Woollen joins us for an intimate presentation on the anatomy of the trailer. Learn how the auteur-driven cutting process captivates the imaginations and persuasions of the audience.

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    • The Festival Circuit: To Market, To Market
    • The Festival Circuit remains a premier method of creating buzz and awareness for the arthouse film. This panel will discuss the opportunities of using the Festival Circuit as a publicity tool and a market for securing distribution and sales.

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    • Financing and Packaging - From Indie to Studio
    • Join us for an intimate conversation on pulling it all together, either when working from an indie structure or when established resources are available.

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    • The Producer-Distributor Relationship
    • This panel will examine the complex and evolving relationship between the producer and the distributor, at various project stages and project scopes, and all the negotiations in between.

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