2016 Agenda - 6th Edition MMFM

Featured Countries: Great Britain and Spain“A Survivor’s Guide”

In Partnership with Miami Dade County, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, Filmiami.org


Presenting Sponsors: AFI International, AFEX, Atomic Digital Media, British Film Commission

British Consulate Miami, Brit Week, Film London, Find Your Muse Entertainment


Monday, June 6, 2016

5:00pm-6:00pm, VIP Champagne Reception

Honoring the Panelists and Speakers in attendance to the 6th Annual Miami Media and Film Market

Welcome Remarks

  • Commissioner Wifredo, “Willy” Gort, Chair City of Miami Commission and Chair 36thHemispheric Congress

  • HM Consul General Dave, Prodger

  • Nelson Tarke, Jr. President, CAMACOL

  • William D. Talbert, III, President & CEO Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau

Reception Sponsored by Caviar Mujjol and Find Your Muse Entertainment

5:30pm-8:00pm 37th Hemispheric Congress Welcome Reception/Recepcion de Bienvenida

Filmmaker Lounge for One-to One Private Meetings 

Tuttle Room (Sponsored by British Consulate Miami)


Tuesday, June 7, 2016

9:00am-9:30am Morning “Cafecito” at MMFM & Pre-Conference Networking

9:30am-11:00am International Co-Production and Forum Series. An open and inter-active workshop on the evolving process of bringing an idea to life and finding the resources to get it done.

Part I. Getting it Done. Working with and in the U.K.

How Your Project Can Become a Reality

Panel Sponsored by the U.K. Consulate General Miami &

The British Film Commission

Introduction by HM Consul General Dave Prodger

Moderated by Jose Luis Martinez, Creative Director MMFM

  • Adrian Wootton, British Film Commissioner & Chief Film London

  • Paul Brett, Prescience
    ExecutiveProducer The King’s SpeechChef

  • Kattie Kotok, Executive Vice President US Production for the British Film Commission

  • Ilt Jones, Location Manager/Transformers Franchise, Iron Man 3, The Dark Knight Rises, Inception

  • AndrewCurtis, Politestorm/Executive Producer Julien Temple’s Havana”
    Iron Clad with Paul Giamatti & Kate Mara, The Ecstacy of Wilko Johnson”

 Part II. Getting it Done. International Co-Productions

Panel Sponsored by Egeda/U.S.

  • Elvi Cano, Executive Director, Egeda, U.S./Spain

  • William Garcia, President, Playworld Pictures/Multi Emmy Award Winning Filmmaker

  • Steve Solot, Brazilian, Film Commission

  • Bob Di Cerbo, Executive, ProducerAll Platforms Media/The Right Combination, has collaborated with Woody Allen, Peter Weir, Ivan Reitman and Martin Scorsese

  • Bruno del Granado, CAA (Creative Artists Agency)

11:00am-12:00pm “A Conversation with Adrian Wootton.” Chief Executive of Film London – the agency charged with developing the UK capital’s screen industries – and the British Film Commission. Film London fosters and supports projects in and with London and the U.K. with a variety of budgets.

Moderated by Jose Luis Martinez, Creative Director, MMFM

12:00pm-1:00pm “A Conversation with Ilt Jones.” His credits include The Transformers Franchise, The Dark Knight Rises, Inception and many more. He has worked with Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen
Page, and others. Has a keen knowledge and insight on the industry. 

Moderated by Jose Luis Martinez, Creative Director MMFM and Sandy Lighterman, Miami Dade County Film Commissioner

Panel Sponsored by Filmiami.org


Matthew Stein, SVP, International Film Production/Sony

Paul Brett, Prescience Media, U.K.

 1:30pm-2:30pm Lunch Break (on your own)

2:30pm-5:30pm The Creative Summit”. A Creative Roundtable

Moderated by Alex Pereira, CEO Atomic Digital Media/ Escobar: An Oral History The People’s Pope, Drug Wars

2:30pm-3:30pm/Part I Documentary/Series

  • Adrian Wootton, Chief Film London & British Film Commission. Director, All the World’s A Screen

  • Kevin Layne, Xlerator Media Group/For the Love of Spock, “The Captains” feature-length documentary staring William

  • Andrew Curtis, PolitestormExecutive Producer “Julien Temple’s Havana”, Iron Clad with Paul Giamatti & Kate Mara, The Ecstacy of Wilko Johnson”

  • Mark Moorman, Director, DP/ Tom Dowd & The Language of Music, For Once In My Life (Audience Award-winner at the SXSW Film Festival)

3:30pm-4:30pm/Part II The Magic of Animation, Presented by “MAGIC” – Miami Animation & Gaming International Complex –

Introduction by Mauricio Ferrazza, Chairperson “MAGIC”

Moderated by Alex Pereira, CEO, Atomic Digital Media

  • Conrad Montgomery, Series Director, Cartoon Network

  • Tatiana Rodriguez, SVP Programing & Creative Strategies, Nickelodeon Americas

  • Juan Acosta, EVP & COO, Viacom Americas

  • Mauricio Ferrazza, Chairperson “MAGIC”

4:30pm-5:30pm Part III Film in the “305:” Miami’s Movie Mavericks

Moderated by Kevin Sharpley

  • Kenny Riches, Filmmaker, Director/The Strongest Man

Official Sundance Selection

  • Shona Tuckerman, CEO Kreate Films/Finding
    Joy, Fat, War Story with Catherine Keener and Sir Ben Kingsley

  • Joey Daoud, Producer, Director, Cinematographer/Strike:
    The Greatest Bowling Story Ever Told, Dolphin Lover, Papa Machete,
    Bots High

  • Jonathan David Kane, Producer, Director, Cinematographer/
    At the Edge
    of the World, Papa Machete

  • Carlos Gutierrez, Director/Vino
    Tinto, Wet Foot Dry Foot

5:30pm-8:00pm Nightly Networking Reception CC Ballroom

7:00-8:00pm Special Screening of BBC Documentary

All the World’s a Screen – Shakespeare on Film.

Presented by the Film’s Director Adrian Wootton, Chief Film London and British Film Commission


Explore Shakespeare’s rich cinematic legacy in this special Arena documentary. The film was written and co-produced by Film
London’s Chief Executive Adrian Wootton

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

9:00am-9:30am/MorningCafecito & Pre-Conference Networking

9:30am-10:30am/”Indie Television” – The New Golden Age of TV

Moderated by Jose Luis Martinez, Creative Director, MMFM

  • Karen Hall, Executive Producer and Emmy Nominated
    Television Writer/ 
    The Good Wife, M*A*S*H*

  • Paul Guyot, Producer, Writer, Showrunner/Geostorm (post production) with Gerard Butler and Andy Garcia, The
    Librarians, Judging Amy

  • JM Garcia, III, Producer, Writer

  • Alex Pereira, CEO, Atomic Digital Media /
    Escobar: An Oral History The People’s Pope, Drug Wars


10:30am-11:15am  Writing. What it Takes. Two intensive sessions on how to get your great idea on paper and how to
get it produced

Part I Television Writing Master Class

Moderated by: Jose Luis Martinez and Jose Miguel Garcia, III

  • Karen Hall, Emmy Award Winning Television Writer Screenwriter/Executive Producer, Karen
    Hall Productions 
    (“The Glades,” “The Good Wife”, “M*A*S*H”)

11:15am-12:15pm Part II Feature Film Writing Master Class

  • Gregory Allen Howard, Award Winning Writer/Remember the Titans, Ali

12:15-1:15pm From Concept to Production/An Open and Inter-Active Session on the Evolving Process of Bringing an Idea to Life, and Finding the Resources and Getting the Locations to Get it Done

Moderated by: Jose Luis Martinez

  • Karen Hall, Karen Hall Productions

  • Paul Brett, Prescience Media

  • Craig Bernstein, UTA (United Talent Agency is a premier global talent and literary agency)

  • Adrian Wootton, Chief Film London

  • Ilt Jones, Location Manager

  • William Garcia, Playworld Pictures

  • Bob Di Cerbo, All Platforms Media


1:30pm-2:30pm Lunch On Your Own

2:30pm-3:30pm “We too, Believe in The Art of the Deal”

Moderated by: Jose Luis Martinez

  • Craig Bernstein, Agent UTA/Los Angeles

  • Jaydee Freixas, Producer, Writer, Defector Media/Magic
    City Memoirs, The Corporation (in development with Appian Way)

  • Paul Brett, Prescience Media

  • Karen Hall, Karen Hall Productions

  • Sandy Chiu, IP Attorney Greenberg Traurig

3:30pm-5:30pm Elevator” Pitch Session

Presented by Alex Pereira & Jose Luis Martinez, Atomic Digital Media

Facilitated by Jose Luis Martinez & Elvi Cano

  • Paul Brett, Prescience, U.K./The King’s Speech, Chef

  • Karen Hall, Executive Producer & Writer/M*A*S*H, The Good Wife

  • Craig Bernstein, Agent, UTA

  • William Garcia, President, Playworld Pictures

  • Paul Guyot, Producer, Writer/ Geostorm (post production) with Gerard Butler and Andy Garcia, The
    Librarians, Judging Amy


An Option Offer will be presented for the best pitch in one of two categories. Winners will be announced at the Networking Reception &
Award(s) Presentation at 6:30pm

Option to be Presented by Alex Pereira, CEO, Atomic Digital Media


5:30pm-6:00pm Pitch Session Judges Deliberate

5:30-8:00pm Nightly Networking Reception CC Ballroom


6:30pm Presentation of IFP & MMFM Script Option Winners

  • The Independent Filmmaker Project fosters the development, production
    and promotion of hundreds of feature and documentary films a year

  • Presentation of MMFM Pitch Option sponsored by Atomic Digital Media

  • Special Industry Recognitions


8:00pm Screening/Miami Movie Night

LMG Movie Night/LMG is a Miami, Florida based Company

Thursday, June 9, 2016

9:00am-10:00am Morning Cafecito & Pre-Conference Networking

10:00am-11:00am Message Oriented Content and Social Awareness Storytelling. The Industry
Channels a Higher Calling

Moderated by: Jose Luis Martinez, Creative Director MMFM

  • Dan Perry, Managing Director Latin America, VICE

    Pablo Garcia, Senior Producer, Univison/Fusion

  • Filipe Arango, Partner, BSD Consulting

  • Spencer Deering, Founder, Supurlativ

11:00am-12:00pm “A Conversation with Gregory Allen Howard.”  Award winning Screenwriter & Producer /Remember the Titans, Ali

Moderated by Kevin Sharpley

Session Sponsored by Cinevisun



Extra Cost for Attending the Gala Dinner/Limited Space Available

$110.00/per person/RSVP Dianelys Garcia [email protected]


7:00pm-8:00pm Reception/Laguna

8:00pm/Gala Dinner and Hemispheric Congress/CAMACOL Awards Ceremony


Sanchez to Sanchez to Smith Award/Galardon Sanchez a Sanchez a Smith, Copa Airlines

Excellence in Public Service/Personalidad Publica Destacada, Lt.Governor Carlos Lopez Cantera

Excellence in Social Media Communication/Comunicador, Social Destacado, Eduardo Caballero

Entrepreneurial Excellence/Empresario Destacado, Sedanos Supermarkets

Excellence in Service to the Film & Entertainment Industry/Cine
y Television, 
Adrian Wootton, Chief Film London & British Film Commission

Closing Remarks/Palabras de Clausura, Nelson Tarke, Jr. President

LatinChamber of Commerce of the United States, CAMACOL