In a tumultuous and challenging year, the theme for the 2020 virtual edition of FOCUS, The Meeting Place for International Production, will be 'Future Proofing the Screen Industries'. Delegate passes remain FREE for production professionals and give access to all strands of the event. See the latest programme information below.
Expert speakers will explore all the rapid developments in film, TV, advertising and games. Keynotes, panels and workshops have been developed in consultation with industry organisations including Pact, The Production Guild, BFI, BFC, UK Screen Alliance, Creative Europe UK, ScreenSkills, Advertising Producers Association, Directors UK and Women in Film & TV.
Meet with potential partners from every continent. New territories for 2020 include Canada, Costa Rica, Gibraltar, Croatia, Malaysia, South Korea and Cuba. Exhibitor presentations will showcase a wealth of filming incentives and film-friendly locations, including France, Poland, Portugal, the Philippines and Greece. Discover innovative production solutions from pre- through to post-production.
FOCUS will operate on a dynamic platform, designed to make connecting in the virtual world as seamless and productive as possible
FOCUS is also delighted to host the inaugural makers & shakers Awards, celebrating excellence in global production. All FOCUS delegates will be able to watch the virtual awards ceremony on 14 December. The shortlist will be announced very soon.