Talents Circles: We Believe in You

Sat 11 | 10:00 - 11:30 | HAU2

moderated by AC Coppens

Come and get the lowdown on all that Berlinale Talents has to offer at this opening briefing. Under the theme, "We Believe in You," Berlinale Talents managers Christine Tröstrum and Florian Weghorn and the team give you the information you need to get started. Acquaint yourself with the Talents Circle format, the daily theme-based rounds following breakfast where you can join multiple 15-minute briefings led by experts and partners. This morning Berlinale Talents is pleased to welcome back its partner, Nespresso, representatives of which will announce the Nespresso Talents 2017 Contest. Our colleagues from Talents Guadalajara and Sarajevo present their regional focuses, and content-licensing expert Wendy Bernfeld is also on hand to demystify the worlds of digital distribution and VOD and share how she navigates the market in Berlin.

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AC Coppens

AC Coppens is the founder of Marketing Catalysts, which boosts the development of innovative players at the intersection of film, AR/VR, games, music, design and tech. She mentors interactive and transmedia projects at the Tribeca Film Institute, Medienboard / Made in NY Media Centre Media Residency, DOK Leipzig and Story:First Digital Storytelling Lab, and is a programme curator for film conferences such as CPH:DOX Film & Science and Changing the Picture.