Panels

1st Session

FILM AND TELEVISION PRODUCTION IN UK AND TURKEY DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Date: 17 December 2020
Time: 11:00 – 11: 50 (UK Time)
Language: English
Medium: Zoom
Live Feed: Türsak Youtube Channel

Moderator: Burhan Gün

Vice President – Turkish Foundation of Cinema and Audiovisual Culture
General Secretary – Television and Film Producers Association
Producer, Lawyer

Content: In this section, speakers will be discussing the impacts of Covid-19 pandemic on the film and television industry. How did they continue the productions? What are the rules and regulations? There will be Q&A at the end of the panel. The questions will be taken from Zoom chat and YouTube.

Speakers

Anita Lewton-Moukkes

Corazon Films UK – General Manager
Director, Screenwriter

Danny Fenton

ZigZag Production
CEO

Ferhat Aslan

CJ Entertainment
Deputy General Manager, Distributor, Producer

Marsel Kalvo

Mars Production
Producer, Distributor

2nd Session

Subject 1: NEW GENERATION TELEVISION SERIES

Date: 18 December 2020
Time: 12:00 – 12: 50 (UK Time)
Language: English
Medium: Zoom
Live Feed: Türsak Youtube Channel

Content: The speakers will talk about new generation television series. What are the new trends? How did digital platforms change the storytelling? Do new technologies really offer creative talent the opportunity to try new things? Do interactive technologies transform storytelling? Current situation of television productions in UK and Turkey.

Speakers

Can Okan

Intermedya
Founder & CEO

Dawn McCarthy-Simpson

PACT
Managing Director of Business Development & Global Strategy

Louis Wakefield

Mirriad
Content Development Manager

Subject 2: MONETIZATION AND PRODUCT PLACEMENT

Date: 18 December 2020
Time: 13:00 – 13: 50 (UK Time)
Language: English
Medium: Zoom
Live Feed: Türsak Youtube Channel

Moderator: Cengiz Coşkun

Black C Media
Regional Director of Turkey

Content: Funds, sponsorships and other monetary sources in film and television production. Product placement. Laws and regulations regarding monetization and product placement.

Speakers

Dawn McCarthy-Simpson

PACT
Managing Director of Business Development & Global Strategy

Elif Dağdeviren

TURSAK Foundation – President,
EDGE – Producer

Louis Wakefield

Mirriad
Content Development Manager