SATURDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER
PANEL MEMBERS INCLUDE
Roger Shannon Head of the Production Department at the newly created Film Council.
Patrick Younge A Commissioning Editor at Multicultural Programming, Channel 4.
Oral Ottey A respected film and television editor. Credits include Twin Town,
Cracker and GBH
Treva Etienne A successful TV actor, writer and producer emerging as a film
David Yip A successful film, TV and radio actor, writer, presenter and emerging
Sarah Haynes A Multimedia Producer at the International Centre for
PANEL SESSION 1 - MAKING YOUR FIRST SHORT OR FEATURE FILM
The who, where, what when and why of how to make, finance and distribute it. Q & A.
PANEL SESSION 2 - WHO GIVES A DAMN ABOUT CULTURAL DIVERSITY?
In the new multi-channel environment Cultural Diversity is coming to the mainstream.
This panel reviews the state of the debate, who is pushing the agenda and why.
PANEL SESSION 3 - DIGITAL FUTURES HERE NOW
Most people in the industry think in terms of feature films and the main TV channels.
But many of the best opportunities for filmmakers lie elsewhere. This panel looks at some
of the digital alternatives. Included Q & A session.