Scandinavian Films' webinars

Join the interesting webinars!

Scandinavian Films will host three insightful webinars during European Film Market, all moderated by Wendy Mitchell. The webinars are open for everyone interested, no accreditation required. Explore the webinars by topic and sign up!

Joining Forces: Collaborating for Strong Co-Production

Tune in on Tuesday, March 2 from 11 to noon CET to hear more about smart co-productions!

How are producers and funders thinking about the smartest and most successful co-productions for 2021 and coming years?

Experts talk about the benefit of tapping into financial incentives as well as finding the right creative collaborators. Producers offer practical advice from recent and upcoming high-profile co-productions including Flee, Triangle of Sadness and Daniel.

The panel discussion will be joined by

  • Liselott Forsman, CEO, Nordisk Film & TV Fond (Finland)
  • Mike Goodridge, founder and producer, Good Chaos (UK)
  • Monica Hellström, producer, Final Cut for Real (Denmark)
  • Gudny Hummelvoll, producer, Hummefilm, and president, European Producers Club (Norway)
  • Riina Sildos, founder and producer, Amrion Productions (Estonia)
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The Kids Are All Right: The Boom in Family Films

Tune in on Wednesday, March 3 from 11 to noon CET to hear more about new trends in Nordic family films!

Children’s and family films, both live action and animation, have been audience favourites for years at the box-office. Now youth films are also much in demand on digital platforms.

The experts address what kinds of kids’ films are the hottest sellers, what are the trends in storytelling for children, and what are the secrets for how these films cut through the noise to reach their target audience (and their parents).

The panel discussion will be joined by

  • Linda Hambäck, director and founder, LEE Film (Sweden)
  • Venla Hellstedt, partner and producer, Tuffi Films (Finland)
  • Solveig Langeland, founder and Managing Director, Sola Media (Germany)
  • Maryanne Redpath, Head of Berlinale Generation (Germany)
  • Kirstine Vinderskov, Channel Editor, Nordisk Film (Denmark)
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Deal or No Deal: Demystifying International Sales

Tune in on Thursday, March 4 from 11 to noon CET to hear more about new trends in international sales!

What do producers need to know about working with international sales companies – how do you find the right fit for your film and how do you best work with your sales agent throughout the process? What kinds of projects are selling well in 2021, and how can sellers create buzz with debut features by unknown talents? How is the changing festival landscape of 2021 and beyond impacted sales?

The panel discussion will be joined by

  • Wendy Bernfeld, founder and CEO, Rights Stuff (Netherlands)
  • Rikke Ennis, founder and CEO, REinvent (Denmark)
  • Signe Leick Jensen, producer and co-founder, Toolbox Film (Denmark)
  • Heather Millard, Head of International Productions & Financing, Compass Films (Iceland)
  • Jan Naszewski, founder and CEO, New Europe Film Sales (Poland)
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