Presentations and Talks
Friday - Tuesday, 21 - 25 February

Please note that the information currently given below refers to the EFM Producers Hub 2019 and is shown in order to offer a general insight. All relevant content will be updated as soon as it becomes available.

The Presentation and Talk sessions will take place daily from 21 - 25 February. Each day, the experts will give a short presentation, keynote or a speech on different subjects related to the field of producing. All presentations will be followed by a discussion with the participating industry professionals.

To take part in the Presentations and Talks, an application is not needed.


EFM Producers Hub
Gropius Bau, 2nd floor

The Daily Talk Sessions

Presentations and Talks take place at the Producers Hub, 21 - 25February

Kick Off with this year's Country in Focus Norway
6 - 7 pm

Meet and network with the 10 producers showcased within the Norwegian Producers Spotlight

Creative Europe Media Presentation of Development Support for European Independent Producers
6 - 7.30 pm

The Creative Europe Programme of the European Commission provides support for the development of high quality fiction, animation and creative documentary projects.

'Collaborative Present, Inclusive Futures' featuring a Keynote from Benjamin Lopez (National Association of Latino Independent Producers)
5 - 6 pm

'Collaborative Present, Inclusive Futures' will explore the business case for including equitably and responsibly underrepresented groups behind the camera when they appear onscreen.

Benjamin Lopez (National Association of Latino Independent Producers)
Penny Smallacombe (Screen Australia)
Tyler Hagan (Producer, The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open)
Steven Adams (Buffalo8)

This session will be moderated by Kayvan Mashayekh (Producers Guild of America).

Rwanda Film Office Presentation and Networking Reception
6.30 - 8 pm

EUFCN Talk & Reception: Global Filmmaking at Berlinale - "Who Will Write Our History”
5 - 6.30 pm

Monika Glowacka (Lodz Film Commission)
Roberta Grossman (Director)
Anna Rozalska (Co-producer)
Katja Wildermuth (Executive Producer)

Moderated by Pavlina Zipkova (Czech FC; US Line Producer of the film)

The presentation will be followed by a networking cocktail.

How to Master the Award Season
3 - 4 pm

The calendar year has an overwhelming line-up of celebrations that are eagerly used by the industry to create momentum for marketing of films. The speakers of this panel all have been in the epicenter of award season and will share their insights to discuss their personal dos and don’ts with the audience.

Creative Europe Media Information Session on the new Call for Proposals “Promotion of European Audiovisual Works Online”
5 - 6.30 pm