Frankfurt am Main | 13 – 20 October 2024

Christoph Thoke

First steps with cinema productions and international license trading for Taunusfilm Group Wiesbaden. Coordination of the Los Angeles branch. Since 2003 independent producer, worldwide on the road with international cinema co-productions. The resulting films have won numerous prizes and awards, including the Golden Palm, Golden Bear and Hessian Film Prize. In addition, many years of collaboration with the Cannes Film Market Marché du Film. Extensive experience in the field of further education as expert, moderator, mentor and tutor as well as jury member of international film juries. Consultant and member of advisory boards. Evaluation work for the Creative Europe Program of the European Union Brussels. Appointment as Honorary Professor at IAFM Dhaka Bangladesh.

Talks at B3

Established and Innovative Financing Models for Film and Moving Image projects: Searching for New Ways - A Discussion on the Future Development of the Industry

Crowdfunding and streaming services have considerably expanded the spectrum of financing options for film projects, although traditional sources of funding such as public grants, studios and investors continue to play a significant role. How does this expansion of financing options affect film productions? Read more…