Always a highlight of the Festival programme, our headliners are all big thinkers with big ideas about the future of our industry and our planet. This year’s line-up includes Jeremey Darroch, CEO of Sky and award-winning conservation photographer, Christina Mittermeier.
Our legendary masterclasses dig deep into the craft behind natural world storytelling. Join us twice, daily, to develop your craft skills covering everything from cinematography to Dolby Atmos sound, and developing landmark natural history series to scriptwriting.
These daily one-hour panel sessions will tackle the latest industry trends, challenges and important questions. Expect debate, passionate speakers and solutions. Sessions this year will explore the positive impacts of Covid-19 for the international industry, we will and of course diversity and inclusion will be a key discussion.
Discover what the industry’s top commissioners and buyers are looking for in our 5 x daily briefings. Commissioners include representatives from Love Nature, NDR Naturfilm, National Geographic, NHK, ORF and Smithsonian Channel.
Accompanying our online Festival platform will be our powerful online networking solution, enabling meaningful, quality meetings in our online space. AI-powered matchmaking solution will help make sure great opportunities to aren’t missed, whether you are looking for a 1-1 meeting with a commissioner, searching for talent, looking for production partners or buying and selling content.
Our networking platform will also be home to our exhibitors, showcasing the most innovative technology and products from the biggest and most innovative brands. Book in meetings to explore their latest products and kit.
Here you will also be able to find sponsors, distributors, buyers, footage libraries and platforms.
On-demand Film Platform
Watch over 250 films from the 2020 Panda Awards competition and the Official Selection Programme, available to view on-demand 24/7, in the comfort of your own home, office or lab, between 17 September and 16 December 2020.