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November 6, 2015

Opening of 2nd Canada International Film and Television Festival

 

We hope that everyone who attend the opening ceremony of CIFTF can donate our non-profit institute at any amount to obtain the tickets to enter our opening ceremony. No matter how many amount you donate, it can be used to cover your taxable income.

 

Nov. 5th, 2015

All the VIPs will arrive at their hotel and check in. The address of the hotel: (Confidential for safety reasons)

At night, part of the guests will be invited to a dinner. The restaurant for the dinner should be close to the hotel (need restaurant sponsor)

 

 

Nov. 6th, 2015

10:00am-12:00pm: Seminar

Location: CFTI conference room

Name of the seminar: The “Overturn and Change” of Future Film Industry

 

Main Speakers:

Michel Zgarka: Chairman & CEO of XII Tribes Entertainment

Georges Leclere: Former Senior Vice President & Executive Director of the International Emmy Awards, CEO – LGMA Group

David Traub: Honorary professor of Harvard University

Roger Nzaba: Chairman of the Board – Nzaba Group Holdings

 

Themes:

  1. Dig for human’s deepest need of film arts from their hearts
  2. The world from the perspective of filmmakers
  3. The game rules and development of Hollywood
  4. Putting together the finances for a production
  5. Finding the right international distributor

 

12:40pm: Simple lunch

Guest will go back to their hotels and take a break

1:40pm-2:20pm: exclusive interview for VIP guests

2:30pm-3:30pm: Press conference

All media will arrive. We will introduce all of our guests to international medias from all over the world.

4:00pm: Depart for dinner

7:10pm: Preparation of opening ceremony

7:30pm: The opening ceremony starts

9:30pm: End of opening ceremony

 

 

 

Nov. 7th, 2015

We hope that everyone who attend the seminar of CIFTF can donate our non-profit institute at any amount to obtain the tickets to enter our seminar. No matter how many amount you donate, it can be used to cover your taxable income.

 

10:00am:  Jury members meeting. Guests spend their free time in the morning.

 

2:00pm -4:00pm: Seminar

Location: CFTI conference room

Main Speaker:

Elizabeth English : Founder of Moondance International Film Festival

Themes:

  1. First Impressions: Titles & Loglines
  2. Insider tips: How to Win a Film Festival

 

4:30pm-6:30pm: Formal discussion

Members: the organizing committee of the 1st Teenage Photo Exhibition; The members whose productions have entered the next round of competition; Some of the youngest film workers in BC; Some students in the film industry

Location: Canadian Film and Television Institute

Speakers:

Mimi Tian: President of the 1st Teenage Photo Exhibition

Representatives of teenage filmmakers (age <25)

 

7:00pm: Dinner for VIP guests provided by the organizing committee

 

 

Nov. 8th, 2015

9:30am-12:00pm: Introduction and marketing event & workshops.

Participants introduce their own projects, pass information, and construct a platform for film social

 

Members who organized the conference:

David Traub: Honorary professor of Harvard University

Michel Zgarka: Chairman & CEO of XII Tribes Entertainment

Elizabeth English: Founder of Moondance International Film Festival

Georges Leclere: Former Senior Vice President & Executive Director of the International Emmy Awards

Representatives from Beijing Film Academy

Zhizhong Zhang: Film and Television Investment Group of Beijing film Academy

Film workers from BC

Parliamentarians

Representatives from China Film Group Corporation: The largest film company in China and the largest film distributer in China

Representatives from BC Film Union

 

Themes:

  1. How multicultural can survive under the pressure of Hollywood?
  2. Discussion on the investment pattern of China and Western Countries
  3. Film and its derivatives–the origin of game and comics industry
  4. Creation of stories and what kind of mode that films should used to finance: Pressed by the winner of Academy Award, the director of The Lion King.
  5. Ancillary Rights // Product Placement

 

12:30pm: Simple Lunch

 

1:00pm: All guests depart to the Awards Ceremony.

Location: 777 Columbia St, New Westminster, BC V3M 1B6 (Anvil Centre Theatre)

Driving Route:

  1. Get on BC-91 from Cambie Rd and No 6 Rd
  2. Continue on BC-91 to New Westminster. Take the Stewardson Way exit from

Queensborough Connector/BC-91A

  1. Continue on Stewardson Way. Drive to Columbia St

 

Skytrain Route:

  1. Take bus No.410 to 22ND St Station
  2. Towards Expo Line to King George
  3. Get off at New Westminster station
  4. Walk to Anvil Centre Theatre about 1 minute

 

Parking:

  1. There is a public parking lot near New Westminster skytrain station
  2. There is a parking place under Anvil theatre
  3. Douglas College has a certain parking space

 

2:00pm

Grand opening of the 2nd Canada International Film and Television Festival Awards Ceremony

 

5:00pm: End of the Awards Ceremony and the Festival.

The president of CIFTF, Demi Zhang, will invite all the guests to a dinner

 

 

Nov. 9th, 2015

Before 12:00pm: All guest depart Canada

All other events will be announced at a later date

 

The announcement of the opening and award ceremony will be released shortly