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Shoot the Book! Los Angeles and Chinese edition
Friday 13 November 2020
Film Paris Region, through its partnership with the Shoot the Book! event. - organized by the Institut français and SCELF - supports French literary creation and more particularly the publishing houses and authors of the Paris region.
Created in 2014 in Cannes, Shoot the Book! has since developed on several continents in order to increase its potential in target markets and enable publishers to meet professionals from the audiovisual industry interested in acquiring adaptation rights.
This year, the American edition, Shoot the Book! Los Angeles will take place online from November 16 to 19. Thanks to its 100% digital format, the operation is expanding to include producers and film professionals from the east coast of the United States, who are invited to join the meetings.
A jury of American film professionals including Bob Bookman (Bob Bookman Management), Peter Blake (writer and producer), Katherine Fugate (writer and producer), Steven Gaydos (VP Variety), Jacqueline Lyanga (AFI Festival) and Mike Medavoy (producer, Phoenix Pictures) has selected six books from Paris Region publishers.
Take part in the Los Angeles edition
A Chinese edition of Shoot the Book! is also scheduled for December 6 and 7, 2020.