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UNIC/CICAE Panel Discussion at the Venice Film Festival – 03/09/2016

In the wake of the upcoming European Film Forum Venice, which will explore the future of cinemas in the digital era, the CICAE and UNIC cordially invite you to a panel discussion that will explore current trends, challenges and innovation opportunities for the European cinema exhibition sector. Join a high level group of cinema industry professionals, policy makers and film fund representatives to explore what’s next for the Big Screen in Europe. We look forward to meeting you!


Introduction by Detlef Rossmann (President of the International Confederation of Art Cinemas [CICAE])
Welcome – with opening remarks by Lucia Recalde.

Guest speakers:

Moderator: Martin Blaney (Correspondent, Screen International)

Christian Bräuer (CEO of Yorck Kino Gruppe and President of German Arthouse Cinema Network AG Kino),
Phil Clapp (President of UNIC and CEO of the UK Cinema Association),
Alfred Hürmer (CEO of Integralfilm),
Edith Sepp (Head of the Estonian Film Fund and chair of the EFADs’ think-tank on European film in digital age (innovation),
Alfred Hürmer (CEO of Integralfilm).

Closing remarks by MEP Silvia Costa.