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TIFF: Financing Trends From The Fest Frontline

On September 17th, 2015, Variety 411 in partnership with Entertainment Partners, Producers Guild of America and Association of Film Commissioners International are presenting the next event in their production incentive webinar series.  This is a free event that will be present as a web event simulcast on the East and West coast at 11:00 am PST, 2:00 pm EST .  This event will be presented before a live, invitation only audience at the Toronto Film Festival.

Toronto is the fall festival that presents the world’s must see films. What are the trends that are emerging between all these Global contenders? This webinar will explore the value of production incentives, crowd-funding and their impact on festival-worthy films.

Guests include:
Don Carmody, Executive Producer/Principle, Don Carmody Productions
John Hadity, EVP, EP Financial Solutions
Michael A Helfant, Producer, “Mr. Right”

Kristen Konvitz, Indiegogo, Film Vertical
Jennifer Liscio, Director, Legal Affairs, Tax Incentives & Corporate Counsel, Canada Film Capital
Kire Paputts , Producer/Director, “The Rainbow Kid”
Cynthia Wade, Producer, “Freeheld”

Additional panelists TBA.

Moderated By:
Joseph Chianese, EVP, EP Financial Services

To register for this FREE event here: http://engage.vevent.com/index.jsp?eid=1584&seid=73

The event will last one hour, and questions may be submitted in advance by sending them to marj.galas@variety.com

The event is presented by Variety 411, in partnership with Entertainment Partners, Producers Guild of America and the Association of Film Commissioners International