To Be a Film Producer

When: Sun, November 1, 10am – 1pm, 2015
Where: Five Arts Centre, TTDI, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 30
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So You Want To Be a Producer? Ever wondered how a live performance is put together? Want to find out what it takes to make a show happen? Is it about the art? The talent or… the money? Stop wondering and sign up for a 1-day Producer Workshop! Target audience: tertiary performing arts students, artists interested in self-producing, theatre technicians/crew and other arts workers interested in moving to production.

Topics:
  • What is a Producer? 
  • Marketing and Promotion 
  • Budgeting, Fundraising, Licensing & Puspal
  • Pitfalls, Challenges and Inspiring Strategies
Panelists:
  • Faisal Mustaffa, Managing Director, Merpati Jingga
  • June Tan, Producer, Five Arts Centre
  • Faisal Tapai, Producer, Playground Productions
  • E-Jan Tan, Creative Producer, Toccata Studio
  • Chae Lian Diong, Producer, Gardner & Wife
  • Joseph Victor Gonzales, Head of Dance, National Arts Academy
  • Bilqis Hijjas, President, MyDance Alliance
  • Mio Yachita, Head of Cultural Affairs, Japan Foundation
  • Grey Yeoh, Arts and Programmes Manager, British Council

After the sessions, participants are welcome to stay for informal mingling, discussions and drinks. This one-day training will be a precursor and prerequisite for Grey Yeoh's 2-day workshop from his experience in Korea at the Atelier for Young Festival Producers which will happen in November. Limited to first 30 sign-ups. Secure your slots by emailing bhijjas@gmail.com or call +6017.310.3769.

[Full booking declared 30 minutes ago at the time of writing. If you are interested to attend, try writing or calling in anyway in case there are withdrawals, or if the organizers permit more enrolments. Photo: Grey Yeoh @ FB. What's the difference between Producer, Executive Producer and Director?
  • Producer: Owner + CEO + CMO
  • Executive Producer: COO + CFO
  • Director: CCO + CTO]