Lee Hobbs, Vice President of Brand & Content for Discovery Networks CEEMEA, will conduct a session at Goethe Institut this Saturday about Discovery’s global commissioning process, what makes a hit show, and reaching new audiences.
Hobb’s talk will centre on Discovery’s commissioning process and ways to reach new audiences. Hobbs is responsible for developing Discovery’s portfolio of channels in the region, sourcing programmes that are must watch for consumers, as well as overseeing brand development.
The JFF Film Industry Talks, in partnership with AFDA for the first time this year, offer emerging filmmakers a platform to engage with industry specialists from various filmmaking and commercial disciplines. They are held at the Goethe Institut on Jan Smuts on Saturday 17th September from 10-5pm and Sunday 18th September from 10-3:30pm.
For further info on the Talks: http://www.jozifilmfestival.co.za/home/root/2016-film-festival/jff-afda-film-industry-talks
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