Financing the Gap


CBC Docs Industry Centre, 2nd Floor Thu, May 2, 2019 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Event Type:Panels & Sessions
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Recoupment, angel investor and how much ownership? You don’t need to be an accountant to understand equity financing. Producers Bob Moore and James J. Yi clear the fog on the elusive world of Canadian and American equity to help you understand whether the risk is right for your film.


Bob Moore, Producer, EYESTEELFILM
Bob Moore is a Creative Producer at EyeSteelFilm in Montreal where he has produced over 25 feature documentaries. Along with his talented partners and collaborators, he has been the recipient of over 100 international awards.

James J. Yi, Producer/Director, Independent
Born in Seoul and raised in San Francisco, James J. Yi is a passionate filmmaker dedicated to producing films that push creative and intellectual boundaries. He has worked on thought-provoking titles such as Mooz-Lum (2010), Detroit Unleaded (2012), Twinsters (2015), A Boy, A Girl, and a Dream (2018), and Miss Purple (2019). In 2017, he produced the Sundance NEXT Audience Award winner Gook, directed by Justin Chon. He is currently producing El Pueblo Unido, a documentary about the 2018 Nicaragua Street Revolution.