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EIFF Debate: Low Budget on Trial

When: Back to Calendar » June 22, 2012 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Categories: Edinburgh International Film Festival


Following the Film Policy Review and the BFI Future Plan announcement, attention on the UK film industry and its future direction has become a burning topic. Now is the time to air controversial viewpoints and debate the key issues that filmmakers grapple with, especially at low to mid budget levels.

Panellists: Mia Bays (Creative Producer and Marketing Consultant for Film London Microwave/ Missing in Action Films); Peter Buckingham (Director, Kube Consultancy); Julian Gilbey (A Lonely Place to Die; Rolling with the Nines); Tristan Goligher (Executive Producer, Creative England) and Jez Vernon (Head of Distribution, Metrodome Group PLC). Moderated by Michael Gubbins (freelance journalist).