Industry Panels


New Studio On The Block: Presenting BLP Film Studios.
Day 1: Thursday, September 29, 2022 5:30 pm 

BLP Film Studios, located in Memphis, TN is an all-inclusive facilitator of film and television entertainment.  Scheduled for a Spring 2023 launch, the 100-acre studio campus contains resources and facilities that are compatible with productions of all sizes and budget levels.  The BLP team will host an informative panel on details about the amazing studio.


It's A Deal: Securing A Distribution in 2022 and Beyond.
Day 2: Friday, September 30, 2022 5:30 pm 

Whether streaming or theatrical, distribution strategies and deals as we know it have evolved. Additionally, the unexpected presence of a worldwide pandemic fueled distinct changes in distribution. What are distributors looking for today? What should filmmakers know to attract the best deal? This is your chance to hear it up close and in person from industry experts. Sign up now.


Day 3: Team Anatomy: The Effective Role of the Writer, Director & Producer.  
Saturday, October 1, 2022 6:00pm

A strong, experienced team is critical to the progression and ultimate success of your film or TV project. Creating a film is a complex process that requires collaboration and commitment. While writers, directors and producers work together closely, there are still distinct responsibilities and differences in their roles.  Join us for this high demand panel with industry experts.


Sound of Music: Licensing, Streaming and Scoring.
Day 2: Friday, September 30, 2022 10:15 am 

Whether a major film in pop culture or an independent project,  music in film and TV plays a major role in developing the themes and tone of the production. It changes the feeling and interpretation of a scene and it shapes how the audience perceives the visual imagery. Music selection and composition also play a starring role in the success of a film.  Sign up now to hear more from industry experts about the power and influence of music in your film and TV project.


Taking Advantage of Film & TV Incentives:
Day 3: Saturday, October 1, 2022 10:00am

Tax incentives are  offered on a state-by-state basis  to encourage in-state film production.  Budget  minimums are set to ensure that there is positive impact to the statewide economy. Join the discussion  on how  tax credits and exemptions, and other incentive packages including cash grants, fee-free locations and more help decrease your film and TV budget.