The Cross-Media Forum 16-19 Oct 2012
in association with the BFI London Film Festival
Bringing together some of the most pioneering media professionals and digital experts in the world, Power to the Pixel’s annual forum possesses an energetic, collaborative format that has fostered an active international media community responsible for helping build cross-media businesses and finance innovative cross-media projects.
The Cross-Media Forum is a truly unique event crucial for anyone working in film, TV, publishing, games, advertising, mobile, interactive or online. It’s the place to be to make deals and discover the latest projects, talent and companies who are innovating with storytelling. Broaden your horizons, get your projects financed, experience the cutting-edge.
CONFERENCE – 16 October 2012
Debate, discussion and candid case studies from around the world followed by a networking drinks reception. Last year’s keynote was Starlight Runner’s Jeff Gomez , his first ever talk in the UK.
THE PIXEL MARKET – 17 & 18 October 2012
The only finance marketplace in the world dedicated to financing cross-media projects (fiction and/or non-fiction) and bringing together over 100 decision-makers, commissioners, financiers from film, TV, online, interactive, games, mobile and publishing.
Up to 30 producer-led teams will be selected with 9 of them going head-to-head at The Pixel Pitch to compete for ARTE’s Pixel Pitch
Prize. £6,000 was awarded in 2011 to Kaarle Aho & Tonislav Hristov.
Participating companies in 2011 included
Aardman | Aramid Capital | Artangel | ARTE France | BBC | BBH | beActive | Bell Fund | BFI Film Fund | Blind Spot Pics | Canada Media Fund | CAPA | Channel 4 | Childseye | Cinemart | CNC | Coproduction Office | Disney | Dogwoof | Egmont Press | FaberNovel | France Télévisions | Grand Central | Inside Xbox | Krempelwood | Manning Gottlieb OMD | Medea | MediaCom | Microsoft | nDreams | NFB Canada | Orange | Penguin | Pure Grass Films| Red Kingdom | RTL | SBS | ShineVu | Six to Start | Skating Panda | Somethin’ Else | Starlight Runner| Telefilm Canada | The company P | Tigerlily Films | Turner | Vice | Wallimage CrossMedia | Warp | Workbook Project | ZDF