HIGHLIGHTS, APRIL 5, 2017

Key takeaways from the third day's programme on the Creative Europe MEDIA stand

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It is essential that sales costs are listed in your distribution contract, and that they are precise and exhaustive. This is where producers can lose a lot of money. This is more important to negotiate than the distributor’s commission!
 
 

Jackie Murphy, Al Jazeera Media 
Jackie is specifically looking for material on Africa for her flagship slot "Witness".

 

Orion Ross, Walt Disney Company Limited (UK)
Orion is in charge of commissioning, pre-buying or acquiring content for Europe, Africa and the Middle East. He is especially looking for animation series right now, with great girl characters for children aged 6-11.