The U.S. Hispanic market is now the fastest-growing segment in the U.S. film industry, movies are now being made and marketed in the US to satisfy their entertainment needs. What is going on, who is making them, how do they differ from films made for the general public and how can you to tap into it? International Committee of Women In Film's panel of Latin Film Industry professionals will explore these topics, as well as discuss what?s happening today and what the future holds for this dynamic marketplace.
Invited panelists include: Maria Lopez - Independent Latina Producer & former Marketing Manager for Variety; Elizabeth Barrutia, SVP Media/Arenas Entertainment; Liza Pano - Executive Director, Int'l Theatrical Services/20th Century Fox International; Marlena Dermer, Executive Director, LALIFF (L.A. Latino International Film Festival); and Luca Bentivoglio, Director, Latino Public Broadcasting.
Preceding the panel we will be showing trailers from 20th Century Fox and Arenas Entertainment created for the national and international Hispanic markets.
Join us for a lively evening with Mexican-themed nibbles, a one (1) hour panel followed by Q & A, and topped off with coffee, ?pan dulce? and networking.
Thursday June 2, 2005
at the Kodak Theater
6700 Santa Monica Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90038
7:00pm - 9:30pm