We are delighted to be joined by Jude Lister who is the Film Project Manager at Creative England and Christian Parton who is the founder and CEO of Short Film Funding company Genera Films. This session will cover the components of where to look to secure funds for your short to low budget feature films along with providing an opportunity for the audience to ask questions around how to unlock these funds!
A little bit more info about our Guests:
Jude Lister: manages programmes for new and emerging UK film talent at Creative England, including low-budget feature film lab iFeatures and short film initiative shortFLIX, aimed at young people aged 18-25. Previously she worked for Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, and remains part of its programming team. Jude has also run international filmmaking workshops, screening programmes and short film competitions at NISI MASA – European Network of Young Cinema, as well as editing ‘zines covering film festivals all over the world.
Christian Parton: is the Founder & CEO of Genera. Genera Films has been set up to provide an alternative way for short filmmakers worldwide to achieve funding, with over 40 films on the slate since launching in April 2017. It’s immediate and growing success has seen Noel Clarke and Jason Maza’s Unstoppable Film and Television partner with Genera for the worldwide production of shorts. For more information about Genera Films please visit: http://generafilms.com/
Tickets: £5 (plus booking fee) or £12.50 for an all day Industry Ticket (3 events) for Saturday 16th November (plus booking fee)
This event will be chaired by Lucy Ward (Producer) at Wavelength Films.