Co-founder, FilmChain and Industry Champion, Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre
Maria Tanjala is a Producer and co-founder of FilmChain – winner of “Startup of the Year” at London Business Awards 2020. Prior to founding FilmChain, Maria worked in the film industry, mainly as a producer. She was nominated for “Rising Star” Screen International 2018 and has an MA in Filmmaking. She is passionate about creating level playing fields between industry professionals to leverage the power of technology and take better ownership of their work and data. Maria is a keynote speaker and holds masterclasses in film finance and film recoupment at major film markets.
Advanced creative technologies including AI stand to transform the value chain of the UK’s creative industries, from content production to distribution and dissemination. Using open research and...
- Andrew Chitty - Challenge Director - Innovate UK
- Juan Mateos-Garcia - Director, Data Analytics - Nesta
- Martha Bloom - Research Fellow in Innovation and the Creative Industries, Sussex University and researcher at the Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre - University of Sussex
- Maria Tanjala - Co-founder, FilmChain and Industry Champion, Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre - FilmChain