October 26, 2013, 1:00 - 5:00 PM
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WIFTV & CREATIVE BC PRESENT:
International Co-Productions, an afternoon seminar.
Sponsored by CMPA - BC Producer's Branch
Date: October 26th
Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM
Location: SFU Woodwards, Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, Room 2555, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings
How to pool creative, artistic, technical and financial resources to co-produce projects that enjoy the status of national productions in the countries involved.
1:00 – 2:30 PM: Sandra Karr of Telefilm Canada will speak about co-production treaties and Telefilm financing available to co-productions and Robert Wong of Creative BC will present on tax credits as they relate to international co-productions.
2:30 - 5:00 PM: Guest producers will speak about the process, challenges and successes of specific co-production projects they have produced. Producers include Christine Haebler of Screen Siren Pictures who will speak about Hector and the Search for Happiness, and Paddy Bickerton of Reunion Pictures.
Speakers: Click here to read the guest speakers’ biographies.