FOCUS is holding two events aimed at helping screen production companies learn more about the FOCUS process, and get a taste of the kind of expertise available through the project.
Financing & Distribution Masterclass
01.08.17 @ 13:30-15:30
Evolution House Boardroom, Evolution House, West Port, Edinburgh, EH1 2LE
Amanda Pyne from AP Consulting will give a masterclass on film financing and royalties, including advice on how to maximise financial recoupment for films – including Oscar® winners, like The King’s Speech and Man on Wire. She will also provide insight into the new funding and distribution models in the age of Netflix and Amazon.
Offscreen TV Talent Recruitment Masterclass
03.08.17 @ 10:00-12:00
GMAC, Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5HD
Edd Buckley from Nifty Talent will talk about the need for more thorough and modern recruitment processes for our fast-paced and rapidly changing industry which is facing growing demands from all sides. He’ll be using his vast knowledge of the media production industry to bring fresh insight into exactly what productions require and what attracts talent to a job.