All filmmakers should understand how their film should be marketed from the start. Present your film poster, tagline and title to a panel of distributors and industry experts to find out how it might play out.
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Michael Chapman is an acquisitions executive at Kaleidoscope, seeking titles for both UK Distribution and International Sales. Recent Kaleidoscope titles include Sundance favourite The Wolfpack; the acclaimed Glasslandstarring Toni Colette; and The Seven Five, a documentary, soon to be made into a major feature film by Sony.
Webfest Founder and Events Producer Elisar has over 27 years in the film and television industry. He has produced six feature length films (Ibiza Undead, Deadly Virtues, Who's Changing: An Adventure In Time With Fans, Demonsoul, Virtual Terror and Witchcraft X); directed television entertainment (Sex Goddesses on Living); was instrumental in bringing back British wrestling to British TV screens (Revival on Bravo and Frontier Wrestling on Fight!); has experience in home video distribution; and has over 17 years experience in the international sales of feature films and TV dramas. He sat on the Board of Directors of the New Producers Alliance in the 1990s and sat on the Board of Directors of Film Export UK - an industry body representing the UK international sales sector. Elisar also has taught feature film marketing and selling at Raindance, London Film Festival and National Film and TV School courses. An advocate for filmmaking online, Elisar produces the Raindance Web Fest, the VidfestUK attraction at MCM London Comic Con and is a co-founder of Digital Creators UK.
Creative Director, What is Bobo
As co-founder and Creative Director of What is Bobo, Robyn has been designing film posters, theatrical campaigns, and home entertainment sleeves since 1997. Having worked in London and Los Angeles for 20th Century Fox, and MGM he worked on the original releases of Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Stargate, and 24, before setting up his own company in 2003. The work at Bobo covers all stages of a films life, from script stage teaser posters through to theatrical, VOD and DVD, and they have extensive experience in creating designs for outdoor, brochures, branding, print advertising, and online. They also work across a wide range of genres including Drama (Spooks, Rosewater, The Paperboy), Horror (I Spit on your grave 1 & 2), Documentaries (Road, Building Jerusalem), and Animation (Generator Rex, and the 2012 Oscar® nominated Chico & Rita).