Thursday February 27, 2014
The Montreal World Film Festival is pleased to announce that Massimo Saidel, currently adviser to the Rome Film Market, has been appointed “special adviser” to the Montreal International Film Market for 2014. “Mr. Saidel has an impressive track record as a sales agent of films on the international scene and has dealt with many of the most prominent producers and distributors on both sides of the Atlantic,” declared MWFF president Serge Losique.
Massimo Saidel will bring his expertise and report to Gilles Bériault, director of the Montreal International Film Market, for its 2014 session. Mr. Saidel will become “exclusive adviser” for the Montreal Market in 2015.
The 38th Montreal World Film Festival as well as its Film Market, will be held August 21 to September 1, 2014.