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Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin is the largest international trade fair for the international TV and film industry with focus on performing arts content. Designed as a co-production market and embedded in an extensive business network of over 150 member companies worldwide, it brings together all industry segments from the creators of the performing arts – opera and concert houses – to their application in the audiovisual branches – film production, distribution, public and private broadcast, new media, streaming, event cinema and more. The One-on-one Expert Session is a programme format following Avant Première’s support for emerging talents in filmmaking. In exclusive one-on-one conversations, Talents meet experts in film production, distribution and broadcasting who offer advice on projects and networking opportunities in the industry.
Mike BreneisFor a quick growing 360 degree media entity, Breneis develops digital and physical music products and explores future business opportunities in all areas of the Red Bull Media House Music Portfolio.
He worked as a freelance musician and was publishing manager at universaledition.com.
Xavier DuboisDubois joined Bel Air Media in 1998 where he was in charge of building international co-productions of Opera and Ballet programs as well as of documentaries with the major European venues. In 2004 he participated with François Duplat in the creation of the Video publishing company Bel Air Classiques.
Daniel EbnerDaniel Ebner is Artistic Director of the short film festival VIS Vienna Independent Shorts and works as a film critic. He co-produces and curates short films and media art projects, represents the Association of Austrian Film Festivals and is a member of Vienna's short film funding committee.
Since 1991 Fessmann has worked as a DJ for various radio stations. Since 1998 she has her own weekly show “Free falling” at Radio Eins, a programme from Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg, and is CEO of Cinesong, where she did music supervision for over 150 movies. She has also been moderator of several national events and panels, is CEO of Sugar Town Filmproduktion and is currently producing WHO'S THAT MAN – CONNY PLANK, a documentary about the famous music producer, release date 2016.
Christian GoebelChristian Göbel is Label Manager for Motor Entertainment, Lecturer at Pop Akademie Mannheim & at the University of the Arts Berlin.
He is Artist with a strong focus on audiovisual content, from viral webisodes to full length concert movies, and also curates the Live Music TV Show “Berlin Live”.
Bernd HellthalerHellthaler is Founder, CEO and Managing Director of EuroArts Music International – one of the most renowned companies within its industry & long-time partner in Production and Distribution to artists, ensembles and filmmakers as the Berliner Philharmoniker, Yehudi Menuhin and Bruno Monsaingeon.
Masumi KawaguchiAs Senior producer at NHK, she's involved in many joint projects with broadcasters in Europe and America, as well as an edutainment program for children at Music&Theater Division. She also produced The Book of Tears that received inter alia awards at the US International Film&Video Festival in 2014.
Stefan MathieuMathieu is the founder and CEO of the Berlin-based company Kobalt Productions which has been devising TV for 18 years - international music productions, TV magazines, documentaries as well as live broadcasts. He is producing and directing broadcasting shows such as the live concert series ‘BERLIN live’.
Reiner MoritzReiner Moritz worked as a journalist and distributor for various companies before he set up Poorhouse International in London. He published a music dictionary, continues to write for Opus Arte and Arthaus releases and directs documentaries in the field of music and arts.
Sebastian WaschulewskiSebastian Waschulewski is Creative Producer at White Horse Music. Working for agencies like MetaDesign and WESOUND he developed amongst others electroacoustic concepts for Volkswagen’s POS. Currently at Jung von Matt he is responsible for the music production of the latest Mercedes-Benz campaigns.