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Scottish Film Summit

Edinburgh International Film Festival/Edinburgh College of Art

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 from 09:00 to 15:30 (BST)

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Scottish Film Summit

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This ticket is for freelance crew, producers, anyone who works for screen facilities and post-production companies, screenwriters, students, trainers, festival and cinema programmers, and anyone working in the screen industries.
Ended £18.25 £1.75
Public sector ticket
We wish to reduce the costs for freelancers working in the film and TV industry who have to buy their own ticket by asking public sector employees to pay the full ticket price.
Ended £140.90 £9.10
EIFF Industry Pass ticket Ended Free £0.00

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The Future of the Scottish Film Industry Post-Referendum

This is the inaugural Scottish Film Summit, co-hosted and organised by the Edinburgh International Film Festival and Edinburgh College of Art, 18 June 2014.

The Scottish film sector is facing a period of immense change, challenge and opportunity.  The aim of the Summit is to provide a forum for the whole of the industry to come together to discuss the future Scotland’s film industry wants to build.  The summit will engage all sectors of the Scottish film industry, from producers, writers and directors, to facilities companies, location managers and crews, to film educators, archivists, trainers and academics, festivals, distributors and exhibitors.

As well as a forum for discussion and debate, the day will have keynote speakers setting out their views on the issues the Scottish film industry should be considering.  This is an opportunity to present the current views and concerns of the industry, and to look at how we build the Scottish industry post-Referendum.

Format of day:

9.00 Registration and coffee

9.45 Welcome from Ken Hay, Centre for the Moving Image, and Dr Jonny Murray, Edinburgh College of Art

10.00 Keynote Address by Janet Archer, Chief Executive of Creative Scotland

10.30 - 11.50 Breakout sessions 1

11.50 - 12.05 Plenary - feedback from sessions

12.05 - 1.05  Lunch and networking

1.05 - 1.35  Keynote Address - Siobhan Synnot, Film Critic, Scotland on Sunday

1.35 - 2.55 Breakout sessions 2

2.55 - 3.10 Plenary - feedback from sessions

3.10 - 3.25 Keynote address and observations: Iain Smith, producer

3.30  Close of Film Summit

Day Two - for chairs of panels only:

10.30 - 11.30 - Feedback of Day One and agreement on Scottish 'Constitution' of the Film Industry - to be released at 11.30.

 

Participating organisations include:

Independent Producers Scotland

Screen Facilities Scotland

Film Hub Scotland

Association of Media Education Scotland

Association of Film & Television Practitioners Scotland

Scottish Locations Network

Writers’ Guild of Great Britain

Scottish Documentary Institute

Scottish Animation Network

Creative Skillset

Equity

BECTU

Film Access Network Scotland

This event is free to EIFF Industry Pass holders.  Delegates who later purchase an EIFF Industry Pass (three days or more) will receive a £20 discount on the cost of their pass.

 In the interest of supporting freelancers who work in the industry, we are charging individuals and people working in the film sector £20 entry to the Film Summit.  Those working in the public sector and those whose companies can pay their entry fee are asked to pay £150.  

All attendees will receive an invitation to the EIFF Opening Night and Party that night.  Lunch and refreshments will be provided on the day.

See: http://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/industry/industry-events-programme-2014 for more details

 

 

 

 

Do you have questions about Scottish Film Summit? Contact Edinburgh International Film Festival/Edinburgh College of Art

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Edinburgh College Of Art
74 Lauriston Place
EH3 9DF Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 from 09:00 to 15:30 (BST)


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Edinburgh International Film Festival/Edinburgh College of Art

The Future of the Scottish Film Industry Post-Referendum

This is the inaugural Scottish Film Summit, co-hosted and organised by the Edinburgh International Film Festival and Edinburgh College of Art. 

 The Scottish film sector is facing a period of immense change, challenge and opportunity.  The aim of the Summit is to provide a forum for the whole of the industry to come together to discuss the future Scotland’s film industry wants to build.  The summit will engage all sectors of the Scottish film industry, from producers, writers and directors, to facilities companies, location managers and crews, to film educators, archivists, trainers and academics, festivals, distributors and exhibitors.

 

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