Common Grounds: Sustainable Film Business
- Time / Location
- Feb 25th 2020 / HAU3 - Top Floor
- Nils Bökamp, Roshanak Behesht Nedjad moderated by Daniel Saltzwedel
- Admission with ticket only: Talents, industry, general public | learn more | Market Studio participants can pre-register for this event.
Nils Bökamp commissions original documentaries for Netflix. He has directed, written and produced documentaries and fiction features for over a decade, setting up his own company with Felix Kriegsheim in 2009. Recent credits include the docuseries DAY ZERO, the documentary feature GREEN GAP and the development of ACT UP – a drama series based on LGBT History. Nils is a founding member of Media Frontline e.V., a non-profit organisation of award-winning media representatives.
Roshanak Behesht Nedjad has worked as a producer since 1999. Her focus is on smart entertainment – be it films or games. Her latest production, FLATLAND by Jenna Bass, opened the Panorama section of the Berlinale in 2019. She is a member of the German Film Academy and the European Film Academy and is part of the pedagogical team of European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs (EAVE).
Daniel Saltzwedel is a funding advisor for Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg where he covers series, drama and documentary. He has been a consultant on international documentary productions for Dox Consulting, developed content for Ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion, and worked as a producer and manager at Zero Film. He teaches financing and dramaturgy at the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf and enjoys moderating public events. He studied Business, Cultural Studies and Philosophy in Germany and Wales.