PROGRAM DAY 1

 

GET in touch with THE VENUe first… DOORS OPEN AT 9:30

 
 

Discovery Areas


Main Stage (Panels only)


Insights Hall (Keynotes, Talks, Screenings)


 
 

Screening Hut
Showcasing this year’s best
Long-listed Films 2019

Food Court
Want to sponsor the drinks and food?!
(Working on it…)

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SIT DOWN AND GET PULLED IN BY THE VIBES AROUND YOU…

Or by your Instagram

 

Special Interest Spaces

Discovery Gate
Installation / VR / Exhibition all in all sth. immersive…

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PANEL 1: EDITING IS KEY

10:30 - 11:45
The importance of cutting still seems to be underestimated… We’re not going as far as to the beginnings of film history, rather talking about the now: What value does editing have in the process of filmmaking? What has changed for editing as a result of digitization and why do productions have to start rethinking the game...

TBA soon


PANEL 2: THE TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGIN

12:00 - 13:15
HEADS FROM AGENCY AND PRODUCTION HOUSES ON NEW WAYS OF CHAMPIONING THE ART AND BUSINESS OF COMMERCIAL FILMMAKING. GETTING AS TENSE AS IT GETS…

WITH Marcus Gaab / photographer & director & partner / the gaAbs + Ricardo Distefano / chief creative officer / TBWA Düsseldorf + …

Key Notes & Break-Out Sessions + SCREENINGS

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TBA

10:30 - 11:15

 
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TBA

12:30 - 13:15

 
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OKAY STUDIO - The Swiss Army Knife of Post Production

11:30 - 12:15
END-TO-END PRODUCTION AND WHY IT IS THE FUTURE…

KEYNOTE BY NIKOLAJ BELZER / EDITOR & CO-FOUNDER / OKAY STUDIO

 
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SCREENING SHORTLIST PT.1

13:30 - 14:15

 
 

 
 

 
 
 
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You want those guys to eat your ticket? Better hurry up now!

 

Been to the DISCOVERY Gate yet?

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Join the coolest people from Production
and agency as well as direction, camera, post-production and music.

 

PANEL 3: ON MUSIC FOR ADVERTISING

13:30 - 14:45
Panel Discussion with Imogen Pring/ Head of Production / GOLDSTEIN + Matthew Lawrenson / Creative Director / DOLCE + Tobias Brinkmann / head of licensing / Warner Chappell Music + …


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Panel 4

15:00 - 16:15


PANEL 5: DIRECTORS PANEL ON STYLE DRIVEN VS. STORY DRIVEN CONTENT

16:30 - 17:45
DISCUSSING social responsibility within BRANDED STORYTELLING. ABOUT entertainment, gimmickS, wanting to seem socially responsible, AND ABOUT genuine, provocative filmS that showcase true opinions and TRIGGER the audience TO BECOME more consciouS. LET’S SEE WHERE IT GETS…

With BEAR DAMEN + KAY Lindhout + VivIen Weyrauch + LUCA FINOTTI + Hanna maria heidrich

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“ONLY THE INTERNET CAN JUDGE ME”

14:30 - 15:15
KEYNOTE BY CHEHAD ABDALLAH / DIRECTOR & GRAPHIC DESIGNER

 
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Fast Food Commercial vs. Self Made Content

16:30 - 17:15
HENRIK VON MÜLLER / MANAGING DIRECTOR & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / WOODBLOCK

 
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SCREENING SHORTLIST PT.3

19:00 - 20:30

 
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Everything you always wanted to know about film production but couldn't care to ask...”

15:15 - 16:15
KEYNOTE BY MIGUEL TEIXEIRA // FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR // MR.FRANK + CAITLIN RICKETTS // HEAD OF CREATIVE DEVEOPMENT & DIR. REP // MR.FRANK

Working in film is a tricky business, and life on set can be intimidating, especially for the uninitiated. Luckily Mr.Frank have years of filmmaking experience, with the physical and mental scars to prove it. Now, we’re lifting the lid on the film industry and sharing our invaluable insider know how of the do’s and don’ts when in film production...

 
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TBA

17:15 - 18:00

 

SCREENING SHORTLIST PT.2

18:15-19:00

 
 
 
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PROGRAM Day 2

 
 
 

Discovery Areas


Main Stage (Panels only)


Insights Hall (Keynotes, Talks, Hands-On)


SCREENING HUT


FOOD COURT


SPECIAL INTEREST SPACES


DISCOVERY GATE

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PANEL 1: COME AS YOU ARE - ON How to tell diverse stories the right way…

11:30 - 12:45

TBA soon


PANEL 2: BERLIN BABIES - NEW ERA, NEW APPROACHES…

13:00 - 14:15
CHALLENGES, STRUGGLES, STRATEGIES AND VISION: A PANEL ON NEW PRODUCTION APPROACHES IN THE EVER CHANGING CREATIVE LANDSCAPE FOR A VISUALLY EXPERIENCED AUDIENCE.

THE MERGER OF CRAFT AND CULTURE BECOMES THE CORE COMPONENT TO CREATE OUTSTANDING CONTENT. GET INSIDES ON HOW BERLIN’S NEW GENERATION OF PRODUCTION COMPANIES SUCCESSFULLY TACKLES THESE FUTURE ISSUES.

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH FLORIAN SIGL / DIRECTOR & AUTHOR & PRODUCER + Teymour Tehrani / Head of Production & Director & Writer / @VERTISE + Dominik Manikowski / head of production / Wolffpack Vision + Barış Aladağ / director & founder / MMAATTCCHH + Dimitri Tsvetkov / Director + …

 
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SCREENING SHORTLIST PT.4

10:45 - 12:15

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BATTLE OF THE PITCHES // special format hosted by Mr.Frank

12:30 - 13:30
Madonna only had four minutes to save the world, but budding creatives only have one to pitch their revolutionary idea. Hit for hit, jab for jab, flow chart for flow chart… An opportunity to put yourself on stage with a show-stopping, attention-grabbing, worst-best idea and gain notoriety with the commercial filmmaking elite in a sudden death match competition.

Put the idea to the test and go head to head with another creative in a one minute elevator pitch.
Applications will open soon.

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AN HOUR WITH DIRECTOR, WRITER, ARTIST DANNY SANGRA

14:00 - 15:00
Personal work meets commercial work. How one affects the other.
One of the industry’s strongest voices in creative storytelling, Sangra has built a career by being himself. Catch a glimpse through his catalogue of short films, drawings, and multimedia art work, and you will notice a thread of dark humour as well as a curated DIY-perfection to his pieces.

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SCREENING SHORTLIST Pt.5+6

15:15 - 18:15



 
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2h UNDERWATER CINEMATOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

Get some first-hand expert insights on how to get the most out of your next underwater shoot.

With Uwe Steckhan // underwater cinematographer & founder // filmyard + Wim Michiels // underwater cinematographer & owner // LITES Studios + CineDiving

 

MUSIC ACTS & LEISURE

Still got the Screenings and Discovery Areas…

 
 
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CREATIVE SPEED DATING

For Directors & Production Companies
Find out more…

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CREATIVE SPEED DATING

For Agencies & Production Companies
Find out more…

 
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+ SPECIAL ACT

 


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AWARD SHOW & AFTER PARTY

August 30, 19:00 until the next morning + the weeks and months to come…