BFC held high powered one-on-one meetings with Presidents and Executives from major production
companies and studios to discuss the advantages of filming in Indonesia. Included were Warner Bros (Steve Papazian and
team of executives), Columbia Tristar Pictures (Charles Lind), Paramount Studios (Sara Spring & Betsy Megel) , Disney
(Mary Ann Hughes & Paul Steinke), Weinstein Co (Tim Clawson), Plan B Entertainment (Brye Adler) and Dreamworks (Ty
Warren & Eve Honthaner) In addition, Chris Schwartz of American Film Institute expressed a great deal of interest in
the BALINALE Film Festival and workshops.
BFC was pleased to have an opportunity to meet with well-known producer Hawk Koch who spoke with us at the fabulous
Ritz Carlton Marina del Rey. A special thank you to the Ritz Carlton Resort Bali for sponsoring BFC's accommodations.
The Asian Film Commissions Network (AFCNet) Board of Directors meeting was also held in LA.