Diplocraft: Reel Economies: Prosperity Through Film

Thursday, November 9, 2023

In partnership with Netflix and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Meridian International Center will host, “Reel Economies: Prosperity through Film,” to explore the remarkable multiplier effect of screen industries on economic growth. The program will share research from Netflix and the IDB's joint 2023 report “The Economic Impact of the Screen Industries Latin America,” and will convene economic, trade, and commercial counselors and attachés alongside counterparts from the multilateral, nonprofit, and private sectors and select Meridian partners to deepen understanding of the far-reaching impact of screen industries on economic development and how to best harness the data to strengthen the capacities of audiovisual industries. 

Program Speakers

Name Title
Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Colombia in the United States
Director of Public Policy for Latin America, Netflix

If you have any questions, please reach out to Sienna Girgenti at mcde@meridian.org.

This program is made possible with support from: