Power to the Pixel: The Cross-Media Forum

Running over two days, Power to the Pixel: The Cross-Media Forum will bring together the world’s top financiers, commissioners, distributors and entrepreneurs from across the media industry.

The Conference (13 Oct, BFI Southbank)

A series of boundary-pushing think pieces and case studies of cross-platform brand building, audience engagement strategies, new business models and virtual storyworlds.

Speakers include:

  • Gabo Arora - Senior Advisor, United Nations & Filmmaker, VRSE.works
  • Alex Ayling – Head, BBC Worldwide Digital Studios
  • Marc Beaudet – CEO, Turbulent
  • Wendy Bernfeld – Founder & Managing Director, Rights Stuff
  • Catalina Briceño – Industry and Market Trends Director, Canada Media Fund
  • Ingrid Kopp – Director, Digital Initiatives, Tribeca Film Institute
  • Daniel Singer – CEO, Mavens
  • Hughes Sweeney – Head of French Language Interactive Media Production, NFB Canada

The Pixel Market Finance Forum (14 Oct, BFI Southbank)

Gain invaluable insight into what projects international financiers and commissioners are backing. Eight teams will present their interactive projects to a panel composed of financiers, distributors and experts who will use each project as the basis to discuss what they are on the look-out for.  Panellists include representatives from Shaw Rocket Fund, Penguin Random House UK, National Theatre, BBC, ZDF, ARTE, Bayerischer Rundfunk, PBS / POV, Tribeca Film Institute, CNC, The Guardian, CFC Media Lab, Centre Phi, Reboot Stories, The Space and many more.

Who will attend: Join over 800+ professionals working in film, TV, games, interactive, advertising, publishing and the arts as they experience ground-breaking ideas and innovations of modern storytelling, audience engagement and business practices in two jam-packed days. See a list of experts attending here.

When: Tues 13 and Wed 14 October

Where: BFI Southbank (NFT1), Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XT

Tickets are priced between £95 and £150 (plus VAT and booking fee) for single day passes and between £165 and £260 (plus VAT and booking fee) for two-day passes. For more information and to buy tickets visit the Forum’s website. Ticket holders also gain access to the corresponding evening drinks receptions on each evening.

Power to the Pixel: The Cross-Media Forum is held in association with the BFI London Film Festival. 


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