Matthew Garrahan, Los Angeles Correspondent, Financial Times

FT Pre-recorded Interview

John Miller, Vice Chairman, JPMorgan Securities

FT Interview

Harvey Weinstein CBE, Co-Founder, Miramax Films and Co-Chairman, The Weinstein Company


Bill Mechanic, Founder, Pandemonium Films


Premila Hoon OBE, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Entertainment Capital Advisors

Ali Jaafar, Executive Director, Independent Film Division, Quinta Communications and Former International Editor, Variety

Raja Sharif, Director of International Affairs, Alnoor Holdings


Ahmed Al Heshemi, Chairman, Alnoor Holdings

Tarak Ben Ammar, Chairman, Quinta Communications

Michael Andreen, SVP, International Production, Walt Disney

Matty Beckerman, CEO, Natural Selection, LLC

Carole Bienaimé-Besse, Producer and CEO, Be-Tween Films

Efe Cakarel, Founder and CEO, The Auteurs

Leon Clarance, Investment Director, Octopus Investments

Greg Coote, Chairman and CEO, Dune Entertainment

Ivan Dunleavy, Chief Executive, Pinewood Shepperton plc

Mark Gordon, Producer, The Mark Gordon Company

Prof Dr Alexander Hemmelrath, Partner, Hemmelrath & Partner

Janice Hughes, Director, Value Partners Management Consulting and CEO and Founder, Spectrum Strategy Consultants

Paula Jalfon, Commercial Manager, BBC Films

Gabriel Khoury, Producer, Misr International Films

Ted Kim, EVP, CJ Entertainment America

Martin Moszkowicz, Member of the Board, Film and Television, Constantin Film

Shivani Pandya, Managing Director, Dubai International Film Festival

Hal Sadoff, Head of International and Independent Film, International Creative Management

Rajesh Sawhney, President , Reliance BIG Entertainment

David Shepheard, Director, Abu Dhabi Film Commission

Frédéric Sichler, Chairman, Amana Creative

Tim Smythe, CEO, Filmworks

Jeremy Thomas CBE, Producer and Founder, Recorded Picture Company and HanWay Films

Jared Underwood, SVP / Group Manager, Entertainment Group, Comerica Bank

Dr Carl Woebcken, President and CEO, Studio Babelsberg