Italy’s Fantastic Film Forum to Tackle Netflix’s Impact to Cinema

Italy's Fantastic Film Forum to Tackle Netflix's Impact to Cinema

The Fantastic Film Forum happens this year in Trieste, Italy, on November 2 and 3. This conference will involve discussions about how streaming services like Netflix affect modern film production and distribution.

Moreover, the focus of the assembly is how to sell films at the time when the video-on-demand (VoD) industry is gaining ground.

The opportunities offered by new digital media which employ technologies like the Internet will also be highlighted.

Movie industry professionals who are expected to attend the Fantastic Film Forum will discuss how digital distribution of films is altering traditional media services.

Rebecca Basso, distributor, and producer of independent movies and documentaries as an independent film distributor, Emera Film, is among the speakers.

Andrea De Candido, marketing manager for The Space Cinema, administrators from Movie Sieve, and key personnel from the Slovenian VoD platform will also share their significant insights.

As a part of the Trieste Science + Fiction Festival, the Fantastic Film Forum is a two-day event. The first day of the conference will be held at the Mediateca La Cappella Underground, the public film library of the city of Trieste.

The session will consist of the new feature of this year’s conference which is an intensive workshop conducted in the Italian language.

Furthermore, the intensive training will center on crowdfunding initiatives and marketing audio-visual production in today’s times when Netflix and other streaming services are gaining immense support.

The second day of the Fantastic Film Forum will take place at Trieste’s Hotel Continentale.

The new business-to-business (B2B) plenary will be held in English. The networking lunch will enable attendees to enhance their networks as the event is a gathering of movie sector insiders.

They will also learn about the drivers in today’s audio-visual industry and gain more knowledge about the production of independent and fantasy movies.

Besides learning about the marketing strategies for films, plenty of other opportunities await interested parties who wish to engage in movie production.

Details regarding how to purchase passes for the event are available here. Purchasing passes for the Fantastic Film Forum online requires bank transfer or a PayPal account.

Cash payment for the tickets can also be made by personally heading to the Mediateca La Cappella Underground on Monday and Wednesday from 2:30 to 6:00 PM.

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