Panaji, Nov 18 (IEEntertainment) In accordance with its end motive of developing the art of cinema in the country, International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2018 will be hosting an In-Conversation session with some critically acclaimed and celebrated filmmakers from India and the United States of America.
The session titled, ‘Round Table Business Conference’ is a producers’ pitch that aims to bring distinguished producers from India and United States to share their views on film production.
The list consists of filmmakers, artistes and professionals who have been instrumental behind the scenes of films that have earned both critical and commercial acclaim. The roster includes celebrated producers of films such as 300 and The Hangover, a development associate with Johnny Depp’s production company, a National Award winner who has co-produced Bajrangi Bhaijaan, a producer of films like Magadheera, and others who’ve years of experience launching and executing films across genres and scales.
The ‘Round Table Business Conference’ will be held on 27 November 2018 from 1100 hrs to 1300 hrs at Macquinez 1.
The major points of discussion at the Round Table Business Conference will be: What do they look for in a script and how to select an ideal director for that script, The challenges faced in production of a film as producers are risk-takers who catch an idea, run with it and convince others to follow the idea, The way ahead for production scenarios in film industries in other countries, The possibilities of collaborations with India in future.
The panelists are John Hart, William Fay, Bobby Deolone, Christopher Tillman, Rockline Venkatesh, Bianca Goodloe, Allu Arvind and Kalaipuli S Thanu.