Izzet began his business as a literary agent, representing Turkey's bestselling authors internationally. In 2006, he founded Global Agency to represent Turkey's first local TV format, “Perfect Bride,” and in 2007, he began exporting Turkish series. The company's first series, “1001 Nights,” became an instant hit in almost 40 countries, opening the route for other Turkish series. Since 2008, his company has grown over 300% yearly. Today, Global Agency is known as the industry’s fastest growing content distributor. Most recently, Global Agency acquired Australian factual brand World Wide Entertainment, offering premium finished content from around the world.
Session(s) featuring Izzet Pinto
Tuesday, 9th October 2012 From 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
Palais des Festivals, Auditorium A, Level 3
Known for its rich market for dubbed drama production, Turkey is increasingly producing sophisticated popular telenovelas and formats.