MARCH 27th, 2017 "FreshPitch" News Center
“Fresh Pitch . Dongshan” summit will attract innovation leaders and big-name commissioning editors in the documentary field from around the world, whose ideas, experience, decisions and actions have been affecting the development of the industry profoundly. Heavy-weight decision makers will be invited to attend the event. The international decision makers to be invited include convergence media (e.g. BBC, NHK, New York Times, The Guardian, CNN, The Discovery Channel), innovative content platforms (e.g. Netflix, Youtube, Facebook, Oculus) and industry platforms (e.g. European Documentary Network (EDN), HotDocs Canadian International Documentary Festival, the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA)). Moreover, telecom operators and mobile phone manufacturers will be invited together with big shots from the fields of real estate, public relations and advertising.
Meanwhile, a Chinese advisory group is being formed by experts and advisors for the summit, who are also directors, producers and scholars with great insights into artistic creation and practical experience in commercial operation, including:
Chengcai Li, a sought-after scholarly artist
--“Find the Answer in the World to Any Question in China.”
Qi Zhao, a pioneering and world-class documentary producer.
--“Financial security leads to more peaceful, rational and valued aspect of both attitude and content of film.”