Execs from AMC, A24, Sky, CAA set for Screen Forever

23 October, 2016 by Harry Windsor



The screenwriter of Speed and showrunner of FX's Justified, Graham Yost, is the star attraction at SPA's upcoming Screen Forever conference, joined by execs from Sky Drama, CAA, AMC and A24.

“We are thrilled to have such esteemed industry leaders at the Screen Forever International Partnership Market," Screen Producers Australia Chief Executive Matthew Deaner said. 

The line-up so far includes the Vice-President of I.P. Sales, Acquisitions and Co-Productions from Technicolor, Alison Warner (UK); Sky Drama Head of Development, Lindsay Salt (UK); Creative Artists Agency TV Scripted Agent, Michael Gordon (US); Steel Springs Pictures Producer Peter Lawson (US); Cornerstone Films Co-President, Mark Gooder (US); Head Gear Films Finance Associate Marlon Vogelgesang (US); A24 Films Head of International Business, Sasha Lloyd (US) and AMC/Sundance Vice President of International Programming, Chris Loveall (US).

"Each brings with them outstanding experience from around the world and invaluable insights into developing and overseeing successful film and television productions," said Deaner. "Through Screen Forever and the inaugural SPA Connect, an expansion of the highly successful International Partnership Market, these five international executives lead a world-class delegation providing real opportunities for Australian producers to develop creative partnerships with global outcomes.”

The Partnership Market takes place as part of the inaugural SPA Connect program during the conference, which runs from November 15-17 at Melbourne's Crown Conference Centre.

A full list of international participants will be announced on October 31.