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MD and Producer
Former lawyer representing Hollywood studios before transition to film production; excellent relations with China, including as Vice President of Oxford University affiliated Institute for East-West Strategic Studies; multilingual producer/writer and 2014 WGA Award screenplay nominee for ‘No Place on Earth’. Unanico Group
We have an innovative creation and production team with resources and connections to produce multiple genre films, television series, games, and multi media productions.
Unanico has offices in London and Shanghai since 2009 and is opening an office in Beijing in 2016. Unanico has spent the last four years developing close relationships with various Chinese partners, establishing a hub for creation of live action and animation theatrical feature film projects for China and Western markets, while maintaining excellent working relationship with all government entities. Unanico has investment and distribution connections throughout Europe, North America and Asia.
Focus on China
How best to develop your IP in China? Whether you have a brand new idea or a finished programme, in this session you'll find the best way to expand your international market into a nation of 1.3 billion people. You'll learn about the demands of Chinese broadcasters; receive suggestions from a co-production manager; and understand the kinds of talent preferred by Chinese production companies and broadcasters. By the end of this session, you'll know how to get your IP loved by Chinese audiences and how to make the partnerships you need.
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