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Sky's Ian Lewis to deliver keynote at Screen Film Summit

Full Summit programme confirmed; delegate passes still available.

Ian Lewis, director of Sky Movies and Acquisitions, will deliver the keynote at the Screen International Film Summit on Monday.

He will discuss the changing face of movie consumption, Sky’s move into production of and investment in British film, the company’s studio partnerships, and more.

The Summit, to be held at BFI Southbank, is being organised in association with the British Film Institute (BFI) with support from Creative Skillset.

To register to attend, please visit screenfilmsummit.com

Screen has now confirmed the full programme for the Summit:

Welcome
Wendy Mitchell, Editor, Screen International
Ben Roberts, Director, BFI Film Fund

Opening presentations
David Steele, acting head of Resarch and Statistics, BFI
Dan Simmons, head of Film, Creative Skillset

Keynote
Ian Lewis, director of Sky Movies and Acquisitions

Panel: Where’s The Money
Ben Roberts, Director, BFI Film Fund
Nik Bower, Director, Ingenious Investments
Jenna Seguin, director, Media Lending, Aver Media
Paul Webster, producer, Shoebox Films
Adrian Wooton, Chief Executive, Film London and the British Film Commission

Panel: The New Audience
Zygi Kamasa, CEO, Lionsgate UK
Philip Knatchbull, CEO, Curzon Artificial Eye
Paul Reeve, Chief Executive, FilmNation
Dr Paul Gerhardt, Director of Education, BFI

Panel: International Opportunities
Isabel Davis, head of International, BFI
Andrea Calderwood, founder, Slate Films
David Garrett, CEO, Mister Smith Entertainment
Iain Smith, producer, Chair, British Film Commission
Noemi Ferrer Schewenk, International Producer, Danish Film Institute
Jonathan Olsberg, Founder, Olsberg SPI (moderator)

Panel: Convergence
Liz Rosenthal, Founder and CEO, Power to the Pixel
Anna Higgs, Commissioning Executive, Film4.0
Dr Jo Twist, CEO, UKIE
Andy Green, COO, Distrify
Jamie Carmichael, President, Content Media Corp

In Conversation
MJ Delaney, director
Damian Jones, founder/producer, DJ Films

Audience Q&A: Meet The Funders
Chris Moll, head of film, Creative England
Joe Oppenheimer, Commissioning Executive, BBC Films
Katherine Butler, deputy head of Film, Film4
Hugo Heppell,  head of investments, Screen Yorkshire
Lizzie Francke, Senior Executive, BFI Film Fund

The day will end with networking drinks.

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