MONDAY, APRIL 29
09:15 – 09:30 REGISTRATION
09:30 – 09:45 WELCOME
09:45 – 10:00 INTRODUCTION TO THE CONFERENCE
Elena Neira (La otra pantalla)
Once again, the sessions will be moderated by Elena Neira, expert in marketing, technology, distribution and film promotion.
10.00 – 11.00 INSIDE THE LAB. FILMMAKERS, PRODUCERS AND THE CIRCULATION OF PROJECTS
Carla Simón (Filmmaker) | Clara Roquet (Scriptwriter and filmmaker) | Sergi Moreno (Lastor Media)
Discussion between filmmakers and producers who have conducted projects through labs, residences, industry hubs, markets and co-production spaces.
11:00 – 12:15 GET PROJECTED! FROM THE INCUBATOR TO FIRST CONTACT WITH THE INDUSTRY
Andrea Stavenhagen (Festival de Morelia) | Gemma Vidal (The Screen/ECAM) | Víctor Iriarte (Tabakalera – Festival de San Sebastián
Taking as examples training and project guidance initiatives in creation residence, lab or incubator format, the idea is to work on the role and dynamics of these formats for fostering and consolidating new film projects.
12:15 – 12:30 Coffee break
12:30 – 13:45 LABS & HUBS. THE IMPORTANCE OF SHARING A PROJECT, FUNDRAISING AND NETWORKING
Angelica Cantisani (TorinoFilmLab) | Inke Van Loocke (Festival de Rotterdam) | Jarmila Outratová (Festival de Cinema Documental de Jihlava)
The importance of sharing the process of creating and constituting a project with the industry, as well as the search for funding, co-production and access to markets to position a quality project before the international arena. (Activity in English)
13:45 – 14:00 PRESENTACIÓN D’A FILM FESTIVAL BARCELONA Y FUNDACIÓ CATALUNYA LA PEDRERA
Presentation of a new partnership between the D’A Film Festival Barcelona and the Fundació Catalunya La Pedrera.
TUESDAY, APRIL 30
10:00 – 10:30 PRESENTATION OF THE ICEC AUDIOVISUAL PROJECT DEVELOPMENT LINE
Francisco Vargas, ICEC Audiovisual Area Director
10:30 – 11:45 INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVALS AS STIMUL FOR NEW PROJECTS
José Manuel Zamora (Abycine) | Patricia Sánchez (L’Alternativa) | Xavier García Puerto (REC – Festival de Tarragona)
Analysis of the role of state-run independent film festivals for fostering and boosting film projects from the early stages of creation.
11:45 – 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 – 13:00 SAY IT LOUD! DESARROLLO Y COMUNICACIÓN DE PROYECTOS CINEMATOGRÁFICOS
Sandra Tapia (Arcadia Motion Pictures) | Javier Roiz (DeAPlaneta)
Discussion about ways to conduct projects in the preproduction phase while fostering and working on publicising and promoting the film for purposes of internationalisation.
13:00 – 14:00 VERMOUTH AND PRESENTATION OF DIRECTORI & COMUNITAT OF DONES VISUALS
Dones Visuals presents Directori & Comunitat, the tool that it has developed to raise awareness of and promote female talent in all professions associated to the cinema and audiovisual sectors.