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23 May 2022

Coherent Media CANNES
Group Inks Deal for CONFIDENTIAL

Private Equity Fund Luisa
Dedicated to Media Carbajosa

& Entertainment © DR Luisa Carbajosa
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COHERENT Media Group, headwinds in subscriber growth, and Your job title? to him?
the multi-faceted film earning-call admissions of unsustainable
investment, acquisitions, growth in content acquisition expenditure Press Office Coordinator at I would invite him to visit
publishing and production with expectations of downward pressure Valladolid Intl. Film Festival Valladolid and our festival
group, has announced in on Indie production budgets. (SEMINCI) next October
Cannes that it has secured capital partners Netflix disclosed its first decline in
to establish a series of private equity funds subscriber numbers during Q1 2022 with Astrological sign? This year is Jérôme
focused on key demands within the media additional subscriber losses expected in Paillard’s last edition of
and entertainment industry. Q2 2022. Aries Marché du Film. What
The new investment group is to trade “Media-tech offers a solution.” Kingston would you like to say
under the name of Luxes Media with an said. “Those companies able to help film- You were born on… to him?
umbrella-fund structure based in makers to decrease production cost,
Luxembourg. The Luxes Media group increase speed to market and widen March 30th, 1968 Congratulations on your great
will include an investment adviser in the content discovery and appeal across work and thank for the effort
United States, and is now setting up its markets offer huge advantages to Your three favourite films you put into it all these years
first fund with a media-tech and Streaming platforms that need to grow of the last 12 months?
innovations strategy designed to address proprietary libraries for subscriber Are online markets and
an industry bottleneck caused by content retention and growth.” Alcarrás (Carla Simón), festivals here to stay?
consumption far outpacing content Post-Pandemic transition planning for The Worst Person in the World
production. SVOD platforms is complicated by (Joachim Trier) and The Girl I think so
Thomas Kingston, Chief Strategist for increased competition from growing and the Spider (Ramon
Coherent Media Group said: “Our capital numbers of premium streaming services Zürcher, Silvan Zürcher) Outside of Cannes what is
partners in the US and Europe are and a re-emergence of global box office your favourite film festival
inundated with deal flow while markets. What can we expect from and why?
professional private equity LPs are feeling Luxes Media expects its media tech and your company/organization
excluded from opportunities in what is innovations fund to close with US$150 at Cannes this year? Valladolid Intl. Film Festival
inherently an insider’s industry.” million in investment capital with an (SEMINCI). It is a consolidated
The announcement comes as major initial launch by the end of the year. ✦ We want to offer our festival festival that this year celebrates
streaming services are signalling strong as a showcase for new films its 67th edition
Liza Foreman and a meeting place for
filmmakers, producers, Movie theaters are…
Bedside distributors and audiences
Essential to enjoy a good film
Cultpix has just signed a contract for global SVOD streaming with The Your weirdest Cannes screening and share the
Danish Film Institute for no less than 12 Danish erotic comedy classics, moment? experience with other viewers
including all eight films in the notorious “Bedside” series, 1970-1976. The
films put Denmark on the erotic map of the world, and propelled actors like At the 2016 edition due What are your immediate
Ole Søltoft and Annie Birgit Garde to international stardom. Also included to the strong security measures post-Marché du Film plans?
are three films by female director and nudie pioneer Annelise Meineche. that year around the Palais
and also the city Spending time with family and
How bad has Covid-19
harmed the industry? How many stamps on your
It has paralyzed the film
industry with all that this Less than I’d like but I hope to
entails such as halted continue with the good habit
productions, closed of travelling
cinemas, laid-off workers…

If you could meet How long did it take you to
Vincent Lindon, answer these questions?
what would you say
Not long ;)

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