This Meet & Pitch we will be delving into the film industry and tech with the help of some incredibly interesting speakers. We thought there would no better place for this event than our brand new cinema at Factory Görlitzer Park!
Meet The Speakers:
Lorenzo Musiu is a Movie Director and Producer. He is one of the first “Producers of Marketing and Distribution” within Europe. He is known for connecting the classical media ecosystem with that of the tech startup world in an incredibly personal way. His background lies in TV/Commercials, the berlin fashion world and the Berlin Startup World and the collision of this can be seen within his work “Fking Amazing” the movie. Lorenzo was formerly the Country Manager for Germany at Smallfish, and is now an MD of Impolite dealing international companies and the “Brands Revolution”. He is also the Co-founder of Insect Food, a cricket-based food production.”
Erwin M. Schmidt
Erwin M. Schmidt has studied film production and worked in production, international sales and film festivals. Among other films, his 3D produced PINA premiered at the Berlinale and received an Oscar Nomination. He is the founder of the Propellor FilmTech Hub and the FilmTech Office and organizes the monthly FilmTech Meetup.
Presentation: New decentralized economic model for the Film Industry
Daniel J Gerstle, Humanitarian Bazaar
Presentation: “How We Survive: Transferring Civilian War Survival Skills Through Media, On & Offline”
Daniel J Gerstle is a writer, filmmaker, and emergency responder. After serving international agencies as a humanitarian aid worker and refugee caseworker, he founded Humanitarian Bazaar which produces creative projects focused on how people survive war and disaster. He is the director of Live from Mogadishu (Somalia, 110 min, 2018), Thunder Spiral (Bosnia/Afghanistan, 90 min, 2018), and the film and multi-media project-in-production, How We Survive (Iraq/ Afghanistan/ Ukraine, 90 min+, 2019). He has also written for Rolling Stone, The Guardian, The Atlantic, and more.