Feature film producers present their projects in virtual sessions on February 11, powered by Largo AI software at the EFM Berlinale 2022
Two groups of producers representing American and European projects to present their film projects during two virtual sessions available worldwide
LOS ANGELES, California, USA, Feb. 10, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Largo.ai will showcase its AI software technology at this year’s Berlinale in two live virtual sessions showcasing a total of 30 feature film projects . Film pitches will be analyzed in real time by Largo’s revolutionary AI script analysis software. With fifteen European producers and fifteen American producers, the filmmakers will pitch their films during the two sessions. This live, online event is part of the Berlinale 2022 and is associated with the European Film Market (EFM). Each session will be moderated by Arianne Alcorta. The first session, dedicated to European film projects, starts at 4:00 p.m. CET / 7:00 a.m. PT. The second session, dedicated to American film projects, begins at 6:00 p.m. CET / 9:00 a.m. PT. For more information and to register for free, visit the EFM website: https://www.efm-berlinale.de.
“We are thrilled to have this opportunity to showcase our technology to filmmakers around the world at this year’s European Film Market,” said Sami Arpa, co-founder and CEO of Largo.ai. “The fact that we were able to bring 30 producers together to pitch their projects and trust our technology to work for them in real time is a testament to the confidence filmmakers have in our abilities.”
Largo.ai is a leader in next-gen storytelling. Their AI software can analyze all the main ingredients of a creator’s content and provide meaningful insights to producers, financiers, directors, and distributors to help them in the decision-making process. The advanced AI feature can find important patterns related to certain micro genres and demographics for each section of the script. The AI tool is also capable of providing talent and casting analysis, as well as creating financial forecasts for the film, including domestic and international box office, and even rating it for services. streaming and DVDs. With AI Analytics, Largo.ai is able to provide a comprehensive workflow management tool that can be used as an evaluation method during the development process.
Largo is a Swiss-based film technology and production company and the creators of Sofy.tv, a video-on-demand platform for short films, and Largo.ai, which provides a sophisticated platform for data-driven intelligence to the film and television industry. The Largo.ai technology is able to analyze a film project from the script phase and provide information at the post-production and distribution stages by analyzing the first video versions of the film. In 2019, the company received the Best Startup Award at the San Sebastian Film Festival. In 2020, Largo was selected as one of the best EFM Horizon 2020 start-ups at the 70th edition of the prestigious Berlinale (Berlin Film Festival). Most recently, the company was selected by Slush as one of 15 startup finalists out of 1,500 startups worldwide. Largo recently raised CHF 1.9K from private investors and programs, bringing total funding of CHF 3.8M since launch. Largo recently released the results of a poll where their AI scan results went viral. The poll provided Largo’s AI analysis for the next James Bond’s casting options. The results were featured in hundreds of print, television and online media around the world.
This year, the conference program of the European Film Market, the “EFM Industry Sessions”, is called SHAPING CHANGE. For six days (February 10-15, 2022), the challenges facing the film and media industry in the age of digital transformation will be discussed and impulses given to help shape our common future. A catalog of projects with their AI results will be provided to participants after the event. The event is called EFM Producers Pitching their Projects Powered by AI Forecasts and is open to financiers, distributors and producers.
The full list of participating producers is available upon request.
For more information: https://www.efm-berlinale.de/en/industry-programme/event-schedule/event-detail-page_21761.html
Register for free access to both events by Friday, February 11, 2022 at the following links:
Session 1, European Projects: JOIN (February 11 – 4:00 p.m. CET/7:00 a.m. PT)
Second Session, US Projects: JOIN (February 11 – 6 p.m. CET/9 a.m. PT)
Largo.ai corporate website: Largo.ai
For more information about sessions, AI software technology, or to schedule a time to speak with Sami Arpa, co-founder and CEO of Largo.ai, please contact: