Looking to raise finance for a UK feature or TV drama? Aware of the different UK funding options and opportunities?
Attend the event in Soho or watch it live through our YouTube channel.
Our livestreamed seminar 'Creative strategies for raising film and TV finance in the UK' sponsored by Microsoft and in association with Production Guild business partner Sargent-Disc will take you through different strategies of financing feature films and TV drama in the UK - and look at the implications for each source of funding.
Taking place on Tuesday 30th June at Warner Bros De Lane Lea at 7.00pm, our panel, chaired by Laurence Sargent, Director at Sargent-Disc includes :Pauline Burt, CEO, Ffilm Cymru Wales; Nick Hirschkorn, Executive Producer and MD of Feel Film (credits Jonathan Strange & Mr Norell, Skellig and 5 Children and It), Ali Moshref, Production Executive, Film Finances, Cassandra Sigsgaard, Producer, Jeva Films (Nina Forever), Chris Smith, Managing Partner, Romelle Swire. They will discuss:
- sources of finance for large budgets in TV drama
- bonds for film and TV drama
- public funds
- finance through product placement / brand integration
- crowd funding
There will be a question and answer at the end of the seminar for attendees. All guests are also invited to networking drinks following the seminar.
During drinks you can discover how Microsoft and Sargent-Disc - a leading supplier of payroll and residual services to the UK entertainment industry, are able to assist you and your production. Experience the latest devices from Xbox One, Lumia & Surface, software such as Office, Skype, Bing & Internet Explorer and discuss clearance options. Attendees and guests can enter their competition for a chance to win either a Surface Pro 3 or Lumia phone.
Unable to make 30th June? Watch live on our Youtube channel
Have you got specific questions about gaining finance for film and TV drama productions?
We are delighted to announce that we will be streaming this panel event live via our YouTube Channel.
Have your questions answered by our panel by watching the live-stream and sending in your questions via YouTube or Twitter.
You can email us for the livestream URL and further details about sending in your questions at
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Do you have questions about PG members only - creative strategies for film and TV finance in the UK?
Contact The Production Guild of Great Britain