Day 1: Thursday | November 10, 2016


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2:00 PM

Doors open/Participants seated

2:20 PM

Welcoming Remarks

Summit Producers:
Alonso Aguilar-Castillo, Director, Los Cabos International Film Festival
Amy Baker, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Winston Baker
Katherine Winston, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Winston Baker

2:30 PM

New Money Strategies: Financing Projects Beyond Government Subsidies and Incentives


Summit Facilitator: Phil Hunt, Managing Director, Bankside Films/Head Gear Films

Mark Kassen, President, Writer & Director, Kassen Brothers Production
Vincent Maraval, Co-Founder, Wild Bunch
Gastón Pavlovich, Chairman & CEO, Fábrica de Cine
Dimitra Tsingou, COO, Protagonist Pictures

3:15 PM

Keynote: The Art of Storytelling Across Cultures


Julie Taymor, Award-Winning Director of Theater, Opera and Film

3:45 PM

The Shift in Power: How VOD is Changing the Development & Acquisitions Market


Moderator: Jérôme Paillard, Executive Director, Festival de Cannes-Marché du Film

Michael Chong, Development, Production & Acquisitions, Amazon Studios
Cécile Gaget, Head of Int’l Production and Distribution, Gaumont
Craig Sussman, Acquisition, Marketing & Distribution, The Orchard

4:30 PM

Visionary Award Presentation: Alex Garcia, Founder of AG Studios
Presented by Winston Baker and The Hollywood Reporter


Special Remarks by: Antonio Cue

4:45 PM

Selling Foreign/Emerging Talent to the World

Laura Walker, CEO, AG Capital

Nicolas Chartier, CEO, Voltage Pictures
Jonathan Kier, President of International Sales and Distribution, Sierra-Affinity
Nick LoPiccolo, Talent Agent, Motion Picture Finance, Paradigm
Karen Lunder, EVP, Production, FilmNation
Bec Smith, Literary Agent, United Talent Agency
Alex Walton, President, Bloom

5:45 PM

Keynote: Tackling Globalization in the New Era of the Film Business


Keynote Speaker: Stuart Ford, Founder & CEO, IM Global

Moderated By: Jeremy Kay, Editor, Screen International

Day 2: Friday | November 11, 2016


This portion of the program is by invitation only and will be closed to the public. An esteemed group of filmmakers will pitch their newest projects to companies participating at Los Cabos Film Investor Summit:

fleur_bullet AG Capital

fleur_bullet Amazon Studios

fleur_bullet Anonymous Content

fleur_bullet Anton Capital

fleur_bullet Bankside Films/Headgear Films

fleur_bullet Bank Leumi

fleur_bullet Black Label Media

fleur_bullet Bloom

fleur_bullet Bold Films

fleur_bullet CAA

fleur_bullet City National Bank

fleur_bullet California Filmes

fleur_bullet Comerica

fleur_bullet Diamond Films

fleur_bullet Fábrica de Cine

fleur_bullet FilmNation

fleur_bullet Good Universe

fleur_bullet  HanWay Films

fleur_bullet  Ivanhoe Pictures

fleur_bullet  Like Minded Entertainment/R2

fleur_bullet  MadRiver Pictures/IMR International

fleur_bullet  Mundial

fleur_bullet  The Orchard

fleur_bullet  Netflix

fleur_bullet  Participant Media

fleur_bullet  Protagonist Pictures

fleur_bullet  RT Features

fleur_bullet  Seine Pictures

fleur_bullet  Shamrock

fleur_bullet  Sierra-Affinity

fleur_bullet  Union Bank

fleur_bullet  Voltage Pictures

fleur_bullet  Wild Bunch