Liz Rosenthal, CEO, Power to the Pixel
An early advocate and pioneer of cross-media storytelling, digital distribution and filmmaking, Liz is a digital film and media expert.
She is the Founder and CEO of Power the Pixel (PttP), a leading cross-media organisation that specialises in new ways for content creators and businesses to create, finance and distribute stories and engage with audiences across multiple platforms. PttP runs the renowned annual Cross-Media Forum in London, connecting the film and media industries with key international innovators in a conference, market and think tank; and The Pixel Lab, a first of its kind project-focused business development course for cross-media properties.
Liz advises many international media organisations including the UK Film Council, where was Digital Strategy Advisor, and is regularly invited to keynote at international conferences and film festivals, including Berlin, Cannes, Rotterdam, London.
Liz was the Programme Director of Digimart’s Global Digital Distribution Summit, in Montréal, an international forum that brought together for the first time ever leading filmmakers, innovators and digital pioneers.
Liz set up and ran the UK office for Next Wave Films (a company of the Independent Film Channel US) from 1998 to 2002. Pioneering Next Wave Films helped exceptionally talented filmmakers, such as Christopher Nolan, Jo Carnahan and Amir Bar-Lev, launch their careers.