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LatinoBuzz: Winston Baker’s TV and Film Finance Forum in Rio 2014 Includes Canana, HBO, RT Features, Televisa and more

LatinoBuzz: Winston Baker's TV and Film Finance Forum in Rio 2014 Includes Canana, HBO, RT Features, Televisa and more

TV + Film Finance Forum Latin America 

August 13, 2014 at The Copacabana Palace, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

Winston Baker inaugural event last year was a great success with over 200 high-level financiers, filmmakers, agents, distributors, and industry advisers in
attendance. The goal at this year’s event is to bring together pioneers who are paving the way for the audiovisual industry of Latin America for both the
TV and Film sectors through innovative corporate partnerships, financing, production, brand integration, and distribution avenues. This conference will
consist of insightful panel discussions, interactive sessions, and featured case studies on exploring new financing strategies, bridging the gap between
independents and majors, successfully navigating through co-production deals, and pay TV/VOD opportunities within Latin America, among other crucial

This year’s speaking faculty will include experts from Brazil, Mexico, Netherlands, Spain, the US and more:

Elie Wahba – 20th Century Fox

Gary Pearl – Aquarius Television

Vania Catani-Bananeira Filmes

Pablo Cruz- Canana Films

Fabio de Sa Cesnik – Cesnik, Quintino & Salinas

David Zannoni-  Fintage House

Daniela Busoli-FremantleMedia Brazil

Steve Solot – Latin American Training Center

Marisa Fernandez Armenteros – MediaPro

Cristina Garza – Mundial

Gabriel Mena – Paradigm

Sergio Sá Leitão – RioFilme

Rodrigo Texeira – RT Features

Fabio Lima – Sofa Digital

Jose Mauricio Fittipaldi – Televisa Internacional

Register Now HERE

Save R$50 BRL off the current rate when using code WEB50 when
you register by August 9, 2014.

About Winston Baker

Founded by Katherine Winston and Amy Baker, Winston Baker produces events globally for the filmed entertainment and media industries addressing
strategies for investment and growth. In particular, Winston Baker is the leading producer of film finance conferences, successfully creating and
producing the Film Finance Forum ® Series and hosting sold out conferences across the US, Europe, Pacific Asia, China, and Latin America. At each
event, Winston Baker brings together the most seasoned and influential entertainment executives and financiers to address changing trends. For more


About RioFilme

RioFilme is an equity and P&A investment company owned by the City of Rio. Founded in 1992, its task is to promote the development of Rio’s growing
audiovisual industry. For the past 20 years, RioFilme invested in more than 300 Brazilian films, such as “Central Station,” by Walter Salles Jr., and
“Elite Squad 2,” by José Padilha, among others. In 2012, 9 films in the Brazilian top 10 BO hits were co-produced and/or co-distributed by RioFilme.
Nowadays, Rio is Latin America’s main center for film and TV production and distribution.

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