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News & events
Rights Stuff MD Wendy Bernfeld attends the third annual digital sector conference day for film/ media industry professionals including its first VR forum, as well as attending related Mutek VR Salon events during the week. For CTYS, she moderates a panel entitled “Web Video Offers (OTT and SVOD): Content Production and Underlying Strategies”
In May, during the Cannes Film Festival, Wendy Bernfeld published An Update on International VOD Opportunities Outside the U.S.
Wendy Bernfeld attends Cannes Film Festival wearing a few hats: (I) as a NEXT Pavilion workshop leader on digital /VOD (May 18, 12-1)’' “Beyond the Usual Suspects: International Digital/VOD Opportunities for Indie Film”; (ii) a Producers Network Breakfast Roundtable host re digital sector (May 17th, 10a,-12pm, Plage du Palmes) and (iii) and as sVOD buyer/seller for international platforms and distribution clients.
Wendy Bernfeld, MD, attends the market on behalf of various international clients, including: 1. EMEA biz dev/sales for the QYOU curated web channel/services; 2. buying for VOD platforms, and 3. VR scouting.
Rights Stuff MD Wendy Bernfeld presents a talk on the latest international developments in creative ‘’windowing'' and VOD around cinema exhibition, from distribution, marketing and industry perspectives, This includes practices of ‘’reverse" windowing (online premieres - including UltraVOD/Premium Home Cinema ), ‘’day and date’’, and accelerated post theatrical windows).
East Doc Platform, One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Prague, Czech Republic, March 7 - 13, 2016Thurs, 10 March @ 14:00-15:00: Maximizing OpportunitiesWendy Bernfeld attends the Institute of Documentary Film’s East Doc Platform as a guest speaker and tutor for a select group of East European filmmakers and producers who are there to develop their transmedia and outreach campaign film projects. As part of a lineup of international industry experts, Wendy presents a lecture on international digital/VOD /cross-platform...
Conference: Convergence of Audiovisual Media, Netherlands Ministry of Education, Culture & Science Dept for Media and Creative Industries, Amsterdam, 3&4 March 2016
Wendy attends this international conference as guest, including panel discussions and breakout sessions on digital and the future of European audio-visual media.
On 30 January, Wendy Bernfeld, Rights Stuff MD, participates as a speaker and pitching mentor in a training program for various Swiss production companies that takes place —as an off-site event— alongside the International Film Festival in Rotterdam (IFFR). Wendy presents an overview of international digital/VOD sector opportunities, including VOD business deal models, creative windowing and balancing traditional with digital media players/sales.
Rights Stuff MD Wendy Bernfeld will be attending the festival and industry sessions on behalf of digital clients.
Monday, 18 Jan @13.20: ALTERNATIVE FUNDERS: The international VOD-market: Who else is out there funding content production.
Rights Stuff MD Wendy Bernfeld presents among other experts at a private industry event at TIFF(Norway) to discuss potential financial contributions by VOD platforms and telecoms to film and TV-drama production.