For decades the production and distribution worlds had a clear frontier. Different communities, different transactions, different networking events. The globalization of content, the spur of international creative connections and the growing appetite for creator-driven stories has blurred the lines. More and more distributors invest in content early stage, take a producer stake or launch an investment fund. They therefore diversity their source of revenues. Learn from those who paved the way to this new content order.
Maria Kyriacou, President International, ITV Studios, ITV
Cathy Payne, Chief Executive, Endemol Shine Group
Louise Pedersen, CEO, all3media international
Keren Shahar, COO & President Distribution, Keshet International
Jesse Whittock, Insight editor, Broadcast