With the objective of facilitating and supporting the completion of Latin American and U.S. Hispanic feature film projects in post-production and propelling them towards their debuts on the international stage, Miami Encuentros 2013 will, for the first time in the program’s history, award a cash prize of USD$ 10,000 to one winning project, as selected by a jury of industry professionals.
The prize is sponsored by EGEDA, Audiovisual Producers’ Rights Management Association. In addition, Madrid/Barcelona-based International Sales Agency 6 Sales will offer a 2-year representation contract to a winning project, with the ultimate goal of securing worldwide distribution.
The five selected projects for Miami Encuentros 2013 are:
This year’s jury is comprised of 4 members of distinction from the international film industry: Mar Abadin (Head of Sales, 6Sales); Leslie Cohen (Vice President of Film Programming, HBO); Rebeca Conget (Vice President of Acquisitions and Distribution, Film Movement); and Eric Schnedecker (Head of Sales & Acquisitions, Urban Distribution International).
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