New Speakers to include SAGindie. and Indivisible, the production company founded by Chris Pratt, Endeavor Content and Goodman, Schenkman & Brecheen. The programme also welcomes back Inside Pictures’ regulars Hannah Minghella (Tristar Pictures), Ann Johnson (THE HANDMAID’S TALE) and Rich Delia (IT CHAPTER TWO).
Inside Pictures – now presenting its 16th edition – is bringing this year’s group of 20 experienced producers and executives to Los Angeles for a week of meetings from Sunday 22nd of September, with senior studio executives, producers and other leading industry professionals. The participants, who represent all areas of the film industry and span twelve territories, are looking to learn from, exchange ideas and do business with LA-based industry execs working on international English-language projects.
The programme is headed up by Julia Short, Programmer Director, Content and is presented by the National Film and Television School, in partnership with the Creative Europe MEDIA Programme of the European Union and supported by ScreenSkills using National Lottery funds awarded by the BFI as part of the Future Film Skills programme.
Many of the most experienced and highest-level industry professionals in America and Europe will take part as speakers during the Inside Pictures programme. In LA, regular Inside Pictures supporters Hannah Minghella, Rich Delia and Rebecca Kearey will be sharing their expertise once more. New Speakers for 2019 include Chris Rice of Endeavor Content, Darrien Michele Gipson of SAGindie, Richard Thompson, a partner in Goodman, Schenkman and Brecheen, Denise Haro, SVP of worldwide Consumer Insights and Strategy at Universal and producer/manager Danny Sherman at Thruline Entertainment (MALEVOLENT starring Florence Pugh). See the website www.inside-pictures.com for a complete list of speakers who include, in the U.S:
Adriana Banta, 30WEST
Rich Delia, Rich Delia Casting
Lourdes Diaz, AGC Studios
Chris Edwards, The Third Floor
Monique Esclavissat, Warner Bros.
Stuart Ford, AGC Studios
Marc Gareton, Warner Bros.
Darrien Michele Gipson, SAGindie
Denise Haro, Universal Pictures Worldwide Home Entertainment
J Todd Harris, Branded Pictures Entertainment
Hilary Hoffman, Universal Pictures Worldwide Home Entertainment
Ann Johnson, Littlefield Company
Rebecca Kearey, Fox Searchlight International
Katie Kelley, Paramount Pictures
David Koplan, Cooperative Content
Jennifer Levine, Untitled Entertainment
Alexia Melocchi, Little Studio Films
Hannah Minghella, Tristar Pictures & Tristar Television
Chris Rice, Endeavour Content
Jon Schumacher, Indivisible Productions
Danny Sherman, Thruline Entertainment
Anne Thompson, Indiewire
Richard Thompson, Goodman, Schenk & Brecheen
Krista Wegener, Participant Media
Ryan Wickers, Producer
Orian Williams, Producer
Susan Williams, Paul Hastings LLC
Amotz Zakai, Echo Lake Productions
Inside Pictures has developed a strong reputation for selecting the film business luminaries of tomorrow and is renowned for the high calibre of its participants and speakers. The participants are all senior International industry executives with extensive experience in the film industry, running their own companies or working for some of the most respected firms in the sector.