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IFFS The International Film Festival Summit Europe

The International Film Festival Summit 

April 3 -4,  2012 - The European summit - Paris  December 4-6, 2011, Austin, TX 

The next Annual IFFS will be the most informative and fun filled summit to date with new topics and speakers, insuring that attendees at all levels can all find the answers and creative new ideas that they are looking for.
Pictures and Video coverage panels excerpts and Interviews

View the highlights of last Paris edition!


The sketches of the IFFS Summit Europe panelists by Nesta Morgan
Nesta', the Signature Sketch collection of caricature filmic moments in the festival community...

"I storyboard, and design film and tv sets. My sketchbooks are full of the character and environment settings of both cinema and literary worlds, they are my own original storyboard collection of festival travel sketches, with pen and paper.

Nesta's Sketch Collection covers The Berlinale Talent Campus, Edinburgh Film & Literature Festival, Cannes Film Festival, Venice Film Festival, Viennale Festival, London BFI Film Festival, Discovering Latin America Film Festival, Hay on Wye Literary Festival at Hay ... the International Film Festival Summit talks and the fictional San Lorenzo Festival... aswell as various Key London cultural events, Millers Academy of Arts and Science, Intelligence Squared and YouGovStone. The more I sketch, the more I see..."

IFFS Paris 2012: Sponsorship Strategy: Identification, Activation and Retention. INK more Sponsorship!

Cross marketing, try not to tie to one person. Matchmaking. Private Philanthropists, and ink more sponsorship.

"H" for Horror -x- "H" for Heinz -x- "H" for Hot -x- "H" for Help !

Neeme Kari, Development Director, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Anne Sanchez, Managing Director, Agence Mercredi
Astrid Hallenstvedt
, Sponsorship Manager, Stockholm International Film Festival
Yoram Allon, Commissioning Editor, Wallflower Press
Bruno Chatelin,

Lionel Chouchan co founder Public System Cinema  

Bringing Steven Spielberg, Brian de Palma, Jean Luc Besson to Deauville, stepping out of the shadow, making your festival unique and unforgettable follows... from Avoriaz, Cognac to Deauville.

"IFFS Paris 2012: Fireside Chat "Adding a Market to your Festival". Jerome Paillard, Laurie Kirby and Bruno Chatelin."

Adding a market to your festival, one selection from your own custom, your own religion.

" IFFS Award FOR BEST FESTIVAL FILM to The Artist, to Michel Hazanavicius. "

“It’s Complicated: Defining the Relationship Between Festivals and Distributors”   

Of Gods and Men, Le Prophet, Tom Boy, multi contrary. Moulin Rouge.

Regine Hatchondo, Unifrance Films; Loic Magneron, WIDE, Eye on Film; Stephane Huard, Universal Film; Steve Rubin, Luc Besson on The Lady.

"Special Presentation  Trailers Museum: The Big Story on the Small Film” 
USE OF TRAILERS - Axel Brucker. The Big Story on the Small Film.
"The Art and Science of Programming Festivals."

A Silent Tear to A Smile. Art Intellect.
Giorgio Gosetti, Director, Venice Days, Venice Film Festival and Program Director, Reykjavic Film Festival
Torsten Neumann
, Festival Director, Oldenburg Film Festival
Andrea Galante
, Director, MIFF Awards
Kirill Raslogov
, Program Director, Moscow International Film Festival

"CHRIS FUJIWARA, Artistic Director, Edinburgh Inernational Film Festival, and the Cinematic community dependant"

The cinematic community dependent on the off screen. Visions of a community, haunted by a loss of community, drawing characters, incidents, stories from it's audience. The revelation of the irreparable... with advertising instantly saleable!

“Festival Technology: Implementing New Technology & Software”

Moderator:  Scott Hillier, President, European Independent Film Festival

Tiina Lokk, Director, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Füsun Eriksen,
BUSTER Festival Director, Copenhagen Film Festivals
Tillman Scheel
, CEO, ReelPort
Renaud Visage
, Co-Founder & CTO, Eventbrite

Panel “Anatomy of a Film Festival: Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival”

Moderator: Yoram Allon, Commissioning Editor, Wallflower Press and Publisher, International Film Guide
Tinna Lokk, Director, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Anu Kiviloo
, Managing Director, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Neeme Kari
, Development Director, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Tinna Lokk and Neeme Kari. A small country with a Big event where everyone stands out. By Nesta.
Bringing back the tradition of Adaptation, Books to Film...


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About IFFS The International Film Festival Summit Europe

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6th Annual International Film Festival Summit Europe in Paris will take place April 3 - 4, 2012, leading to Las Vegas Summit December, 2012

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