ACCS – UCFA Inauguration & Press Conference

All of these VIP’S Appeared last Sunday night November 5th at 7 PM for all important ACCS – UCFA Inauguration & Press Conference event at Los Angeles where was discussed future collaboration between higher ups within mainstream US and China film production to participate together in honor of cultures in international cooperative works and co production and we want to share with all of you our friends in Facebook these wonderful events and so we are including here photos of speakers who took part and some info on their individual backgrounds. I hear it was a fantastic event and one which our friend Dr. Olympia A. Gellini enjoyed very much. All of us at The World Film Institute want to thank all of the members of the panel who are taking part in this important and innovative international approach to film making for their insight and appreciation of cultures, arts and entertainment.

Sean Bailey

President, Walt Disney Studios Motion Picture Production

His feature film producing credits include Disney’s Tron: Legacy; Miramax’s Gone, Baby, Gone; Matchstick MenThe Core; and Best Laid Plans. His screenplay Solace, co-written by Ted Griffin
and starring Anthony Hopkins and Colin Farrell, was released in 2016. Member of the Sundance Institute Board of Trustees and a member of the Caltech Board of Trustees.


Ted Sarandos

Chief Content Officer for Netflix


Bob Bassett 

Dean, Dodge College of Chapman University

Dean, Chapman University Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Dean, Dodge Conservatory – Marion Knott Studios

President and CEO, Chapman Filmed Entertainment


Bill Badalato 

A producer and production manager, known for Top Gun (1986), Alien: Resurrection (1997) and About Schmidt (2002)


Jack Gao (Qunyao Gao)

Former President of Microsoft China and Legendary Entertainment


Michael Apted

English director, producer, writer and actor, who directed the
James Bond film The World Is Not Enough (1999)

Former President of Directors Guild of America


Barry Morrow

Oscar/Emmy winning Screenwriter


Xiaolin Liu

Chairman, ACCS Movie TV & Culture Committee

One of the most respected producers in China, the Co-Founder and former Executive President of Cultural China (Currently Alibaba Picture)

His feature film producing credits include 
“Let the Bullets Fly”, “My Own Swordsman”,
”Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons““Breakup Buddies”, ”Mermaid“…


Hui Wang

President of Datang Briliant Media Co,. Ltd.
Mr Wang began his career to work at the TV station in 1984. He had successively held the position from the journalist, editor,
and news director to deputy director.


Antonio Gellini

Founder and President of World Film Institute

Chairman of Family Film Awards




6:30pm-7:00pm Red carpet & Media Interview

7:00pm-7:07pm Video (UCFA+Celebrities)

7:08pm-7:23pm UCFA President Jerry Shang’s speech “Future of Chinese film, a Culture’s global impact”

7:24pm-7:28pm Clip reels

7:29pm-7:38pm Jerry Shang’s speech “UCFA Bridging the Gap Between American and Chinese Film Markets”

7:39pm-7:49pm-High quality short films from film gallery

7:50pm-8pm AFMA President Speech

8:00pm-8:15pm Jessica Gao

8:15pm-9:00pm Short Panel–Chinese Booming International Film Industry, American Involvement & Future.

9:00pm-9:10pm Board of Directors and media Q&A

9:15pm Closing Remarks



Free of charge
Please do register on the ACCS website 


Dress CodeCocktail attire

Date: Sun. November 05, 2017

Time:  6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Venue: USC Grand Ballroom

Address: 3607 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089-3101

Free of charge

Please do register on the ACCS website 


Kathy Kung

Business Development Director

American-Chinese CEO Society

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