OK, we know its FRIDAY 13, but you should be brave! Do you want to meet people and companies who can help you get your films made?

The Producers Forum is the annual gathering of directors, producers, writers, distributors, exhibitors and film industry organisations who meet in Cardiff to discuss the latest issues to affect the industry. We are delighted to confirm the 2017 Producers Forum will take place on Friday 13 October in Cineworld, Cardiff. The new venue will offer opportunities to expand the 2017 programme to include screenings!

The Producers Forum brings the best in film industry talent together in Cardiff for one day only. An important part of the Iris Prize Festival since 2007, the Producers Forum empowers filmmakers, writers, directors, producers, distributors, festival programmers and students to share experiences and wisdom, discover opportunities and make new connections.

The Producers Forum 2017 will feature an exciting programme with speakers from the film industry, along with a networking lunch and the opportunity to meet with well-known industry figures face to face in private mentoring sessions.

Welcoming participants at all stages of their film and media careers, the Producers Forum is a one-stop shop to get up to date and involved with the most interesting questions facing filmmakers today.

More about the 2017 programme and news about buying tickets coming soon…


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From the Iris Archive: The Producers Forum 2012