The President and CEO of NATPE, JP Bommel announced that it has closed a strategic alliance with L. A. Screenings Independents 2018 to take advantage of its reach and add value to the growing annual event. The market will take place from May 15 to May 18, 2018 at the Intercontinental Hotel Los Angeles in Century City before the screenings annually carried out by the main Hollywood studios for international broadcasters.
“This association exemplifies our mission to provide buyers worldwide with new programming opportunities from around the world, including Canada, Latin America and Asia. We are delighted to join forces with Isabela Márquez.”
Isabela Márquez, who has been working with her company as an event planner with the independents who take advantage of the screenings of the majors, was very satisfied and said that “having NATPE as a partner to take this event to a next level is a great contribution to the industry. The L. A. Screenings Independents this year will be the main event for the global independent production community.”
NATPE will make available its deep connections with global buyers and senior executives seeking new business and content opportunities, including international co-productions and its solid conference services.
In L. A. Screenings Independents 2018, NATPE will provide attendees with a range of new services at a minimum administrative cost to access the entire event database, exclusive business-driven sessions and NATPE Connect, an interactive platform with Concierge services to facilitate meetings at the site.