Television

2nd India International Film Convention starts today

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2015/11/19/Untitled-1_5.jpg?itok=TWwug5o_

MUMBAI: The 2nd India International Film Convention takes off today at Intercontinental - The Grand. 



Organised by The Foundation for the Promotion of Film Arts and Crafts in partnership with the Association of Motion Picture and Television Programme Producers of India, the 3 day convention includes conference sessions, an exhibition and an awards night.



Over 500 delegates have registered for the event and a lot of big names from the Indian film industry are expected to attend.



Speaking about the objectives of IIFC 2004, FPFAC secretary general Vinod Kumar stated,"The event is our second attempt at bridging the gap between Indian cinema and the world market. It is also our endeavor at this event to create a platform for open exchange of ideas within the film industry as well as for creating a white paper on the issues and opportunities facing the Indian film industry"



The entire exhibition floor has been taken up by the South African delegation, amongst which the notable ones include The Cape Film Commission, The Durban Film Office, the SABC (South African Broadcasting Corporation) and the Southern Sun Group of hotels.



The awards institutionalised by the foundation are not divided category wise and shall be awarded to the outstanding achievers in the film industry over the past year. The awards are to be given at a grand ceremony today evening. 



The programme schedule is as follows



6 Sep 04

CONFERENCE DAY 1

09:30 am - 10:00 am    Registration

10:00 am    Inauguration of the Exhibition & Conference by Guests

10.30 am - 11:00 am    SMT. SMITA THACKERAY

KIRAN SHANTARAM

MAHESH BHATT

Vote of Thanks

11:00 am    Press Session & Tea Break

11:30 am    

Subject : IF CONTENT IS KING  WHAT WORKS?

Trends of Indian films and what is working and what is not, expert opinions and analysis of success stories. 

PANEL :

MAHESH BHATT

KUNDAN SHAH

BASU CHATTERJI

INDU MIRANI

PRAKASH JHA

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

1:00 pm    Break for Lunch

2:00 pm    

Subject : NEW REVENUE SOURCES & INTERNATIONAL MARKETING

Practices in advertising, promotion of films, case studies and international trends

PANEL

NITIN KINI

PADAM KUMAR

VIVECK VASWANI

VINOD KUMAR

SUDHIR MISHRA

3:30 pm    Break for Tea / Coffee

4:00 pm    Subject : NEW REVENUE SOURCES & INTERNATIONAL MARKETING

Practices in advertising, promotion of films, case studies and international trends

Continued....

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

6:00 pm    Close of Day's Proceedings Day1

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm    Break

7:30 pm ONWARDS    ACHIEVER'S AWARDS Presentation

Welcome

Toast to Awardees

Awards Format : Citation to be Read

Presentation of Bouquet / Felicitation

Presentation of Award

Thanks Speech

Interspersed with Entertainment

Cocktails & Dinner, By Invitation only

7 Sep 04    CONFERENCE DAY 2 - FOCUS SOUTH AFRICA

10:30 am    

Session 1

Subject : FILM FINANCING

PANEL : 

VINEY KUMAR, IDBI

K. KANNAN, BANK OF BARODA

SAMI SIDDIQUI, SAMATA SAHAKARI BANK

DEEPANKER MUKOPADHYAY, NFDC

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

12:30 pm    Break for Lunch

1:30 pm    Session 2 

Subject : FEATURING SOUTH AFRICA 

Speakers : 

Bianca Mpahlaza: Introduction to Filming in Cape Town

Phillip Key: Feature Film Production 

Bev Green: Commercial Production, Directors

Claire Richards: Commercial Production, Service

Gavin Levy: Stills Production

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

3:30 pm    Break for Tea / Coffee

4:00 pm    Session 3 

Subject : FEATURING SOUTH AFRICA 

Speakers : 

Mark Engel: Music Video

Liezel Bruckman: Models & Talent

Liz Argent: Tourism Infrastructure & Accomodation

Laurence Mitchell: Broadcast & Distribution

Martin Cuff: Incentives & Financial Support

Nalini Singh

Pieter Cortzee 

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

6:00 pm    Close of Day's Proceedings Day 2

7:30 ONWARDS    Cocktail Reception followed by Dinner Hosted by South Africa CONSUL GENERAL & FPFAC, By Invitation only

8 Sep 04    CONFERENCE DAY 2

10:30 am    PANEL

Subject : TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS IN FILM MAKING

Technology in Animation, Technology in Cameras, Innovations in Editing, Digital HD filming, Software Tools for Film making. 

Speakers :

AMIT KHANNA

RAMESH MEER

KIREET KHURANA

MUNJAL SHROFF

RAJ TILAK

K CHANDRASHEKHAR

N. CHANDRA

DAMAN SOOD

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

12:30 pm    Break for Lunch

1:30 pm    Subject : NEW HORIZONS  ADVERTISING, DOCUMENTARIES & SHORT FILMS

PANEL

KAILASH SURENDRANATH

AJAY RAINA

KABIR KHAN

DINKAR CHOUDHARY

YAKUB SAEED

U.B. MATHUR

ZAKIR CHINDE

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

3:30 pm    Break for Tea / Coffee

4.00 pm    Subject : PACKAGING, PROMOTION & MARKETING OF FEATURE FILMS

Practices in advertising, promotion of films, case studies and international trends

PANEL

RAVI CHOPRA

SURJIT SINGH

NEERAJ ROY

MUBINA ANSARI

SANJIV MEHTA

ANITA NORONHA

JYOTIN GOEL

Audience Views : Open Session ...15 min.

6.00 pm    Close of Day's Proceedings Day 2

7:30 ONWARDS    Mahurat of "HUSN", Cocktail Reception followed by Dinner. By Invitation Only

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/mix%20%281%29.jpg?itok=RadP7NjK
Sony Mix's 'Media Ke Surtaj' season 2 ends amid fanfare

The Grand Finale of the second season of ‘Media Ke Surtaj’ was held on Friday at Bungalow 9 in Mumbai. Organized by SPN’s music cluster channels, Sony MIX and Sony Rox HD and hosted by RJ Salil.

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/cnn%20%281%29.jpg?itok=fKi-fUKD
CNN-News18 revamp part two: 'India 360' & 'The Crux' launched

With an aim to provide differentiated content to viewers, CNN-News18 recently initiated a revamp of its primetime with the launch of new shows - Face-Off At 9 at 9 PM and Viewpoint at 10 PM. Continuing with this process, the channel will unveil two more shows starting tonight at 8 PM with India...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/cr%20%281%29.jpg?itok=63uALTqU
'Cristiano Ronaldo' & 'Sleeping Giant' to be premiered on Discovery

MUMBAI: Discovery is set to excite the audience in India by bringing the amazing stories of footballing legends to viewer’s screens across India. Cristiano Ronaldo - The world at his feet and Sleeping Giant – An Indian football story are the two movies Discovery will premiere under its recently...

Television TV Channels Factual & Documentary
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/brai%20%281%29.jpg?itok=Z-gKCljn
Tata Comm building global cloud-based media platform for VICE Media

MUMBAI: Tata Communications is building a global cloud-based media platform for VICE Media to enable the company’s producers and editors around the world to collaborate as if they were together in the same location. This represents a major shift in how VICE Media’s 5,000 employees work together....

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/GRB.jpg?itok=8aaGUN1Y
GRB brings Disney docu to UK & Japan, slate of docus to Germany

MUMBAI: GRB Entertainment has announced the sale of several of its top-selling docs to broadcasters in the UK, Germany, and Japan.

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/Ekta%20Kapoor.jpg?itok=6xz7ukkM
Balaji seeks shareholder nod for consolidation of prod biz

BENGALURU: In September last year, the Balaji Telefilms Limited (BTL) board had approved the demerger of the film production business of Balaji Motion Pictures Limited (BMPL) and merger of Bolt Media Limited (Bolt) with the company. Both the companies are wholly owned subsidiaries of BTL. With...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/IPL.jpg?itok=auSlXz26
IPL 10 ramps up Sony channels ratings to numero uno position

BENGALURU: IPL 10 commenced on 5 April 2017. Just three days of the tenth season of the Indian Premier League cricket had catapulted Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited (SPN) Hindi Movies channel Sony max to numero uno postion in the Hindi Movies genre for week 14 of 2017 (Broadcast...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/22/Julia-Phelps.jpg?itok=E9GpScQg
Viacom names Julia Phelps as SVP comm & culture

Viacom Inc. has announced that Julia Phelps has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Communications & Culture. In the newly created role, Phelps will serve on the company’s senior executive team and lead corporate communications, corporate marketing and culture. Most recently, Phelps led...

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/22/Banatwalla-Shah-Hota_0.jpg?itok=39m1PqgF
Star World: Banatwalla, Shah, Hota & Prasad to battle it out in 'Game of Thrones' debate

MUMBAI: With season 7 set to launch soon, Game of Thrones fever has gripped the world yet again with fans speculating to see who will win the Iron Throne and who will die trying. Adding to this electrifying atmosphere, the country’s leading English entertainment channel, Star World will be hosting...

Television TV Channels English Entertainment

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories