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A selection of Signature sketches by Nesta from the Red carpet and events at the Cannes film festival over the years.

Pawel Pawlikowski 13.05.2018
Pawel Pawlikowski 13.05.2018
Cold War with director Pawel Pawlikowski

winner of best director at Cannes

and it's "Bach" to the basics on a waterfront film location for Cold War sketch with the director piping a cold water feed to meet the basic needs of the crew, well blame the D.P. !
Film France 13.05.2018
Film France 13.05.2018
with Vanessa, Michel et Laurent

a la page on Cinema du Monde and Sales and Distribution whilst in France !
"355" a magestic Photocall 10.05.2018
Jessica Chastain docks at Plage Majestic with the girls

and I spy actors Marion Cotillard, Penelope Cruz, Fan Bingbing and Lupita Nyong'o
The Inaugural address of India Film at Cannes 09.05.2018
The Inaugural address of India Film at Cannes 09.05.2018
India Pavilion

"Put Colour in it!"

with Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to France and lyricist, screenwriter Prasoon Joshi, chair of Central Film Board Certification hosted by actor Sharad Kelkar
Ken Loach and SixteenFilms 22.05.16
Ken Loach and SixteenFilms 22.05.16
Tea at The Carlton on Awards Night, 1am with Ken Loach

Ken Loach Director, Rebecca O'Brien Producer, Lesley Ashton

"And this is me wearing the curtain!"
JIM JARMUSCH 19.05.16
JIM JARMUSCH 19.05.16
Jim Jarmusch takes an in depth look at the life of Pop

Exit after conference with Iggy Pop for Gimme Danger, a documentary on the legendary punk band The Stooges
ANIMAZE 18.05.16
ANIMAZE 18.05.16
Animation that matters and inspires with MIAFF

Bruno Chatelin Filmfestivals, Ayman Jalal Bilal director, Marie-Claude Beauchamp Carpe Diem, Yonathan Parienti Horyou, Laurie Gordon MIAFF

Animation creates a new breed of Heroes, all in the same boat, drawing to the world...
ARAB DIRECTORS' PANEL DISCUSSION 16.05.16
ARAB DIRECTORS' PANEL DISCUSSION 16.05.16
Nawaf Al-Janahi, Rami Hassoun, Mohamed Al Daradji Human Film, Karim, Nada

A discussion between Arab filmmakers with the Royal Jordan Film Commission, questioning can we be united and concentrate on genre?
Production Finance Market 16.05.16
Production Finance Market 16.05.16
Angus Finney, PFM, Alice de Souza Iris, Jezz Vernon Metrodome, Deborah Sathe Film London

Jezz says you need "Passion for Project", as PFM lists how to get your sums right... with Film London !
FESTIVAL FIESTA 16.05.16
FESTIVAL FIESTA 16.05.16
Talking Points : Festival Fiesta

Elizabeth McIntyre Sheffield International Documentary Festival, Clare Stewart BFI, LFF Director

How a festival launch can open up the UK Market to International Filmmakers, with grass root hot tips!

 
CAN CULTURAL DIVERSITY FLOURISH 15.05.16
CAN CULTURAL DIVERSITY FLOURISH 15.05.16
Co-Productions are the DNA of Europe, #territorialityfordiversity do a U turn ? This is lunatic and if it ain't broke don't fix it!

Martin Moszkowicz Constantin Film, Michael Ryan GFM Films, Vivian Reding EU Parliament, Peter Dinges EFADS & German FFA, Anders Kjaerhauge Zentropa

Can Cultural Diversity Flourish without Territoriality? Consider the impact of cross-border access to audiovisual content on EU consumers with the EFADs, CNC, OXERA, FIAPF, IVF, FFA
THE PLUS ONE 15.05.16
THE PLUS ONE 15.05.16
Talking Point : The Plus One

Samantha Perahia BFC, Mark Gill Millenium FilmsSarim FassiFihri Morocco Cinema, Adam Goodman Mid Atlantic Films, Joe Chianese Entertainment Partners

Combining The UK Incentive with an International Shoot at "An Esteemed Meeting Place"
WE DO IT TOGETHER 15.05.16
WE DO IT TOGETHER 15.05.16
We Do It Together at Cannes !

Chiara Tilesi, Katia Lund, Freida Pinto, Juliette Binoche, Patricia Riggen

The Board Members for WDIT, White Dames in Shining Armour born out of a Film Fund!
INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY 14.05.16
INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY 14.05.16
Devising an International Strategy with The British Council
Wendy Mitchell, Marit van den Elshout Rotterdam Film Festival, John Nein Sundance, Weiland Speck Berlinale Panorama, Kathleen McInnis, Cameron Bailey TIFF

The Artistic Creative Eye : Watch the films and get together, well oiled after the Karaoke !
CARRIE FISHER 14.05.16
CARRIE FISHER 14.05.16
BRIGHT LIGHTS at the US Pavilion

Carrie Fisher, Gary the Dog at 4, with director Fisher Stevens

Celebratory Lap Dancing , it's funny because I say so; did you say mental hospital? Amusing!
DAVID MACKENZIE 14.05.16
DAVID MACKENZIE 14.05.16
Talent Talk with David Mackenzie
Hell or High Water, Un Certain Regard
EU AUDIOVISUAL OBSERVATORY CONFERENCE 14.05.16
EU AUDIOVISUAL OBSERVATORY CONFERENCE 14.05.16
Martin Sampo Media, Stefano Massenzi Lucky Red, Michael Gubbins Film Cymru Wales, Daniela Elstner Europa International, Ted Hope Motion Picture Production, Amazon, Andrew Lowe Element Pictures

Create The Audience and New Talent!
MPA's Global Initiatives : IP and more 13.05.16
MPA's Global Initiatives : IP and more 13.05.16
Stan McCoy, President & MD of The MPA
The Motion Picture Association and The Royal Jordan Film Commission
The World is safer for making Great Films and Policy
GAME OF THRONES 13.05.16
GAME OF THRONES 13.05.16
Talking Point : Shoot to Thrill at UK Pavilion, Cannes

Stephen Woolley Number 9 Films, Colin Brown Slated, Piers Tempest, Bernie Caulfield

New expansion. Bigger Studios. Squeeze on films $10-15m

A Victorian London in Leeds; the Journey, one block away from the studio with UK's versatile locations.

 

 
John C Reilly 24.05.15
John C Reilly 24.05.15
John C Reilly (actor), Alison Dickey (producer)
"La Glace et Le Ciel" Closing party, Cannes 2015

John and the three-piece cream suit, matching fedora and a cane with a wooden duck’s head, here to promote playing opposite Salma Hayek in Tale of Tales, and 45 days left of singularity in "The Lobster". Sketch finds John with Alison at the Closing party :-)
Zeina Nabulsi 22.05.15
Zeina Nabulsi 22.05.15
Zeina Nabulsi, a fashion designer concealing figures, and a stylist in general inspired by Elie Saab, flowers, pastels, Grace Kelly and Nicole Kidman, watch our for the Polka dot!
UK Shorts TV 21.05.15
UK Shorts TV 21.05.15
Carter Pilcher (Shorts International), Elizabeth Brown (Bird Flight Films), Ken Carlson (Carlson films)
The Pitch in 3 minutes. One shot.
Visualize the Gold!
The pitch prize was awarded to Salvation.
Stage 32 Next Pavillion 20.05.15
Stage 32 Next Pavillion 20.05.15
Amanda Toney, Richard Botto
The Social Safe Platform!
HP Women in Film 19.05.15
HP Women in Film 19.05.15
Helen O'Hara, Kylie Flavell, Susie Wilson, Komal Minhas, Grace McPhilipps, Kate Perotti

Cutting Edge Collaborators: Women Achieving in Film
We are the wave, live on periscope,
stripping resources from you porcupines!
A scary note to end on, Punk Mums in cinema
and not the Hollywood model!
Stories from men and women equal live action!
Scottish Talent 19.05.15
Scottish Talent 19.05.15
Ian Davies (Initialize), Paul Welsh (Scottish Film Talent Network), Eddie Dick (producer),
Eva Riley ("Patriot" Official Selection Short Film Cannes 2015)
Scotland Day! More good talent comes out of Scotland,

a look at the paths to becoming established in the industry !
London Means Business 18.05.15
London Means Business 18.05.15
Clare Stewart (BFI Director), Liz Rosenthal (Power to the Pixal), Adrian Wootton (CEO Film London, BFC)
Uk Film Centre
The Three Tips and Strategy
Production Finance 180515
Production Finance 180515
Ian Hutchinson, Angus Finney, Emma Slade, Alice de Sousa
The Production Finance and the International Market
The Mans & Le Mans 180515
The Mans & Le Mans 180515
Gabriel Clarke (director), John McKenna (director)
The making of a documentary on Steve McQueen

we’ve found between 400 and 600 boxes of film.

Each one reads Le Mans along the spine.
Animaze at Horyou 18.05.15
Animaze at Horyou 18.05.15
Laurie Gordon (Le Miaff director), Bruno Chatelin (filmfestivals)
Will Animation change our World?
With a focus on natural spanish kid's play, ENTER FRAME two small Picassos
to dine in a theatre sharing a couple of movies Spanish style
with PEANUTS in a glass box
Brooklyn Talent 17.05.15
Brooklyn Talent 17.05.15

Susan Mullen (Ireland), Wendy Mitchell (British Council/Screen International), Fiona Dwyer, Pierre Even (Canada)


Great stories with great characters, like minded people.
Harvey calling at 3am? A Natural Fit!

Variety and UN Women's HeForShe 16.05.15
Variety and UN Women's HeForShe 16.05.15

Elizabeth Nyamayaro (UN), Salma Hayek (actress/producer), Parker Posey (actress), Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (actress), Elizabeth Karlsen (producer), Christine Vachon (producer), Claudia Eller (Variety)


Conversation on Gender Equality within the Film industry


Cinema undermines intention, a powerful economic force, it's pedigree. Polo. Think beyond the word F---


You could bottle the dried up eggs!


 
UK Film: Carol 16.05.15
UK Film: Carol 16.05.15
Briony Hanson, Christine Vachon (Killer films), Elizabeth Karlsen (producer, Number 9 films)
Discuss their collaboration on Carol (Todd Haynes' Competition film) in association with Women in Flim and Television UK
EU Audiovisual Observatory 160515
EU Audiovisual Observatory 160515
Caroline Van Weede (Cable Europe, MD), Mike Downey (Producer, F&ME), Jacek Fuksiewicz (Polish Film Institute), Andrea Occhipinti (Lucky Red)
A Fistful of Euros, the future film financing in Europe with an Eco system and crowd funding.
People participating in works of art is important to health of society
Right Said Fred 15.05.15
Right Said Fred 15.05.15
Rich at Cannes UK Film!
MISUNDERSTOOD 22.05.2014
MISUNDERSTOOD 22.05.2014
Charlotte Gainsbourg (actress), Gabriel Garko (actor), Giulia Salerno (actress)
Snow in Paradise 21.05.2014
Snow in Paradise 21.05.2014
Martin Askew (writer/actor), Christine Alderson (producer)
Snow in Paradise 20.05.2014
Snow in Paradise 20.05.2014
Talent Talk, UK Film Centre

Spiritual. Digging for mud, and the funny farm, very strong on story.

Andrew Hulme (writer/director), Frederick Schmidt (actor), Martin Askew (writer/actor), Christine Alderson (producer)
One in 700: How to Stand Out 	in the UK Distribution Market 19.05.2014
One in 700: How to Stand Out in the UK Distribution Market 19.05.2014
At a field in England, the artist entrepreneur and an active audience level the playing field, with seniors in the Data pool and market games of ping-pong.

Wendy Mitchell (editor Screen International), Katie Ellen (BFI Senior Distribution), Peter Dutton (MD Movie Partnership), Olivier Kaempfel (producer), Deborah Rowland (CEO Tonic)
CATCH ME DADDY 18.05.2014
CATCH ME DADDY 18.05.2014
Talent Talk, UK Film Centre

Street cast faces, masculine worlds with strong women, a Brit thriller with high stakes.
On Set: Ted Hughes’ old house, the Moor, a freak snow storm
Off Set: Street casting

Louise Tutt (Screen International), Daniel Wolfe (director), Mike Elliott (producer), Hayley Williams (producer)
MR TURNER 17.05.2014
MR TURNER 17.05.2014
Talent Talk, UK Film Centre

Timothy Spall took 3 years before shoot to learn painting and get curious.
Surrealism? We have been cured of it since.
We build a black house, the darkness is to a purpose.
Turner? Diverse and versatile.
Suffolk and Holland, the same place, divided by water.
Venice, the most expensive place to shoot. We were blessed.

Dick Pope (cinematographer), Mike Leigh (director)
LIFE IS AMAZING 19.05.2013
LIFE IS AMAZING 19.05.2013
LIFE IS AMAZING
Harvey Weinstein, Tim Burton, David Glasser, Lexus Short Film Makers with The Weinstein Co. crowd-sourcing "Anticipation" in Short film at Cannes. An innovative platform for imaginations.
Animation Panel, Variety 18.05.13
Animation Panel, Variety 18.05.13
Animation Panel, Variety

Tim Grey (Variety), Tiziana Loschi (Annecy), Mark, Michael Coldewey (Trixter), Frank Manning (Swipe Films)
Bruno Oger 24.05.12
Bruno Oger 24.05.12
BRUNO OGER, two Michelin Star Chef
The Chef’s Table at Electrolux, Cannes

Amuse Bouche, Les Delices Des Anges
Capturing Audiences 22.05.12
Capturing Audiences 22.05.12
CAPTURING AUDIENCES

Prof. Ian Christie, Wendy Mitchell (Screen International)
The Angel's Share 22.05.12
The Angel's Share 22.05.12
THE ANGEL’S SHARE TALK AND WHISKY TASTING

An afternoon sunshine whisky

Charles Maclean, Chris Fujiwara (EIFF)
BFI International Strategy 21.05.12
BFI International Strategy 21.05.12
BFI INTERNATIONAL STRATEGY

Open to views and ideas, the audience plateau.

Amanda Nevill (BFI CEO), Ed Vaizey MP, Sean Perkins, Will Evans
Eventing the Cinema 20.05.12
Eventing the Cinema 20.05.12
EVENTING THE CINEMA

How innovators are transforming Film Exhibition.

Alex Stolz (BFI), Ian Cartwright, Gintare Karalyte, Andy Whitaker, Tim League
John Boorman 20.05.12
John Boorman 20.05.12
JOHN BOORMAN Guiding Light, Mentor Interview, Me and My Dad

Creative skillset

Katrine Boorman, John Boorman
Uma Thurman 15.05.11
Uma Thurman 15.05.11
UMA THURMAN
The Chef’s Table, Electrolux, Cannes

La Table Francaise, Menu de Cannes
Sam Taylor Wood, Steve McQueen 24.05.08
Sam Taylor Wood, Steve McQueen 24.05.08
SAM TAYLOR WOOD and STEVE MCQUEEN

Taylor Wood’s first time directing dialogue
“Action!”
McQueen, writer and director of Hunger, HOLDS onto bowl and spoon...
BBC Newsnight 22.05.09
BBC Newsnight 22.05.09
BBC NEWSNIGHT

Can you put a price on your dreams?
Put some shades on, just look at each other!
It is a work of art, a surreal object,
a Painter, who puts something on canvas.

Mark Kermode, Kirsty Wark
Clint Eastwood 22.05.08
Clint Eastwood 22.05.08
CLINT EASTWOOD

You Must Remember This
Terry Gilliam 22.05.09
Terry Gilliam 22.05.09
THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS

Terry Gilliam
Jeremy Thomas 20.05.09
Jeremy Thomas 20.05.09
JEREMY THOMAS
UK Film Centre

It’s a secret, less films, more poetic use of film, mutate or die.
I am very involved.
Spike Lee 20.05.08
Spike Lee 20.05.08
SPIKE LEE

The power of imagery in pictures, no language barriers, the role of the kid.
Media EU Day 19.05.08
Media EU Day 19.05.08
Media EU Day

Cristian Mungiu, winner of the Palme d’Or in 2007