• ABOUT - what is FOF

    About Future Of Film

    OUR VISION is to shape a future of film, in all its forms, that is inclusive, sustainable, and rewards courageous storytelling.

    OUR MISSION is to spearhead transformative change in the screen industries by empowering emerging voices and thriving enterprises through pioneering techniques, innovative strategies, and advanced technologies.

    We achieve this through:

    • Innovative IP Development Programmes:

      Nurturing and amplifying new and established creative talent and stories through Future of Film Incubator and other development programmes. We provide storytellers with the tools, resources, and mentorship needed to bring their unique visions to life.

    • Leading Industry Events and Content:

      Curating immersive and thought-provoking industry events such as Future of Film Summit that foster collaboration, exchange of ideas, and exploration of the latest technologies and practice. Our engaging, thoughtful content sparks inspiration and fuels creativity, setting new benchmarks for excellence in the film landscape. The Future of Film Podcast empowers and inspires audiences worldwide.

    • Partnerships with Innovative Organisations Worldwide:

      Forging strategic alliances with forward-thinking organisations around the globe. By joining forces with like-minded visionaries and technology pioneers, we work collectively to change the culture, driving innovation and collective impact.

    We believe that there has never been a more exciting time to be a screen storyteller and part of the film ecology. The opportunity is to work collectively towards a future that we can all embrace and prosper within.

    We invite you to join us in this mission.

    Together, we can create the future of film.


    Future of Film is founded and led by Alex Stolz, an executive and creator with over 22 years experience at the nexus of audiences, storytelling and innovation.

    In 2017, he founded Future of Film, initially as a podcast and now a global community and annual summit, dedicated to bridging the gap between new technologies and emerging creative practice.

    Concurrently, Alex continues to drive innovation in distribution and marketing as Head of Film at the leading entertainment analytics business, usheru.

    Previously, Alex has held senior positions at Picturehouse, the UK Film Council and the BFI, the latter in the role of Head of Distribution. He is a regular keynote speaker and continues to consult for numerous media organisations.

    Future of Film is a Limited company registered in England no.12136858 – Registered Office: Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, UK EC1V 2NX