MovieLaLa, Roger Royse Law and Producer Foundry are teaming up to bring you an early preview of some of the hottest tech startups working in the film sphere. We’re also presenting an expert panel discussing the best practices and pitfalls of raising money for both films and startups. This event will be livestreamed on Meerkat and Periscope, just in case you’re not in the Bay.
Below is a list of our program on August 12, 2015 starting at 6:30pm at Bootup Ventures in Menlo Park (68 Willow Rd. Menlo Park, CA). You can sign up for the event on EventBrite here: http://bit.ly/1MV6XJJ
6:30-7:00 – Networking
7:00-7:45 – Pitches/Presentations from Tech Companies In the Film Space
7:45-8:00 – Networking Break
8:00-8:45 Panel Discussion on Financing Tech Startups and Independent Feature Films.
8:45-9:00 Panel Q & A
9:00-9:30 – Networking
ProductionNext is a market network for the film and video production industry. A suite of next-generation, media-specific project management tools allows us to connect filmmakers with not only other filmmakers, but also a wide range of vendors and service providers, such as equipment providers, film commissions, and prop houses. Filmmakers get a greatly streamlined workflow, vendors get new, direct connections to their customers, and ProductionNext gets a place at the center of the commerce that happens among them.
Firtiva is a new video-on-demand website that’s built on a patented technology to provide commercial-free content while sending second screen advertisements to a highly targeted audience. We need content. We’re looking for short films, feature films, independent films, music videos, documentaries… almost anything. We’ll share revenue with the content providers.
While we’ve limited Capacity to 100, this limitation is to account for a statistically average drop rate on a free event. It is recommended you show up early, as capacity for the event space is only 75.