Well before the cameras roll, every potential project goes through an extensive vetting process. This free-form session illuminates that process by replicating a typical production finance meeting.
Come listen to production executives, lawyers, financiers, producers and sales agents analyze hypothetical film and television case studies, discussing the essential elements and key factors that determine how and why a project gets financed.
Session sponsored by Entertainment Partners
Shirley Davis, Vice President, Physical Production, Alcon Entertainment
Robert Katz; The 33, Law Abiding Citizen
Brian O’Shea, CEO, The Exchange
Miguel Palos, Chief Financial Officer, IM Global
Christopher Spicer, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Joseph Woolf, Owner, Trowbridge Capital
Moderated by Joe Chianese, Executive Vice President, EP Financial Solutions
The Producers Guild of America protects and promotes the interests of all members of the producing team in film, television and new media.
The PGA has over 7,000 members who work together to protect and improve their careers, the industry and community by facilitating members health benefits, encouraging enforcement of workplace labor laws, the creation of fair and impartial standards for the awarding of producing credits, as well as other education and advocacy efforts.