Moderator: Danna Stern

As the managing director of “yes Studios” Stern oversees sales, distribution and development of premium content for international platforms.

Among “yes Studios'” recent successes is the sale of the internationally acclaimed series “Fauda” to global streaming platform – Netflix and local adaptions of the international phenomena in the UK (Blueprint Films) Russia, France and India; The adaptation of the Israeli comedy “The Good Cop” starring Tony Danza and Josh Groban – on Netflix; “68 Whiskey” an adaptation of hugely popular series “Ta’agad” (aka “Charlie Golf One”) to the Paramount Network (Imagine Entertainment) “On the Spectrum” the Series Mania 2018 grand Prix winner (True Jack Productions/Universal TV) and the sale of the award winning series “Your Honor” to Showtime Networks for a North American based adaptation (King Size Productions/Paper Plane). In addition, versions of “Your Honor” are currently in production in India and Germany and in development in France, Italy and Russia.

“yes Studios” also develops original IP – with projects currently in development at North American and European outlets and also finances and produces high profile docs for the international market.

Stern is an international television veteran, having managed all aspects of content acquisitions, programming, scheduling, channel creation, digital content management and branding across platforms in her previous role at Israel’s “yesTV” – a multichannel television provider.