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International Unscripted Buyers

Monday, June 12, 2017
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

BANFF's Buyers Series is an in-depth examination of what major international content buyers are looking for to fill their programming blocks in the coming year. Leading factual commissioners from broadcast networks, cable channels, and digital platforms will share the different strategies they utilize when taking pitches for new programming. You'll find out exactly what types of shows buyers are seeking out, what trends have been overdone, and how to find the right home for your content.


Adam Steinman
VP, Creative, Format, Development & Sales
Warner Bros. International Television Production


Jennifer Dettman
Executive Director Unscripted Content
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Lisa Godfrey
VP, Original Content
Corus Entertainment

Joseph Schneier
VP, Production & Development
Discovery Channel

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At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures?


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