Industry Sunday

Masterclass, Panel discussion and Exclusive presentation

Program of the all-day conference

Place: DEPO 2015, Plzeň

Date:   November 10th 2019

On Sunday, November 10, 2019, the 3rd year of Industry Programme will take place on the premises of DEPO2015 in Pilsen.

The schedule, intended for professionals and friends of JUNIORFEST, will be: 

11:00 - 12:30

Children film as a marketing concept

Masterclass of Dr. Noel Brown (United Kingdom)

13:30 - 15:30

Panel discussion (Non)existing distribution of quality children's film production in the European context

Representatives of major European festivals (BUFF Malmö, Cinekid, Ale Kino!), filmmakers and sales agents representing major European distributioncompanies will come to this occasion


Maren Maier (Germany) -  representative of the German company Sola Media, one of the leading companies in the sales of the children´s and family films.

Martin Palán (Czech Republic) – director and owner of the major domestic film distribution company Bontonfilm.

Peter Badač (Slovakia) -  Producer and Founder of one the largest production companies in Slovakia - BFilm.

Erik Tijman (Netherlands) – Head of Film and Television section on the Festival Cinekid and Acquisitions Coordinator for the Wrap! Distribution project. 

Mateusz Możdżeń (Polsko) - Head of distribution in the Education Department of the New Horizons Association affiliated with Warsawa Kids Forum

Pavel Bednařík (Czech Republic) - President of the Association for Film / Audiovisual Education.

16:00 - 17:30

Presentation of upcoming Czech films for children and youth for upcoming 2020-2021 

18:00 - 20:00

Exclusive presentation of expected long feature project Caught in the Net, which has urgently opened the tabootopic of child abuse on the Internet. 

This film documents three adult women (pretending to betwelve-year-old girls). Sexual predators are mostlyaimed at luring the victim naked photo. For thepurpose of this document, three children's rooms (in the studio) were built in which communication withpredators took place.

20:00 - 22:00

Industry Party in DEPO 2015