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IIFF Pacific Northwest Film Financing Townhall in Vancouver (October 2012): Networking & Education for Financiers & Filmmakers

IIFF Pacifc Northwest

Monday, October 29, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)

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NW Film Financing Townhall at Vancouver Film School

Film Meets Finance:
Networking & Education for
Filmmakers & Financiers

Seven Insightful Talks by Leading Experts & More

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Abstract

"To-the-point presentations on the latest trends and targeted networking with like-minded pros set this event apart from the rest. IIFF delivers no-nonsense insight and real opportunity."Thomas Trenker, film financier

The Vancouver chapter of the Institute for International Film Financing (IIFF) continues its popular monthly gatherings at the junction of film & finance with a special Film Financing Townhall at the renowned Vancouver Film School. Their facilities are conveniently located in downtown Vancouver.

This grassroots community get-together is designed to foster & inform productive relationships between attendees. It provides unbiased insight & education about the business of film and film financing in particular. The event features a powerful roster of highly topical speakers from the filmmaking and financial industries. We are delighted to welcome real-world financiers among our guests!

The evening's five seven presentations plus panel discussion address key issues relevant to filmmakers, financiers and anyone interested in the economics, business mechanics, and financial dynamics of motion pictures. They are followed by Q&A time. Attendees also have ample opportunity to interact & network with our featured experts and amongst themselves.

An informal après-meeting celebration will take place at a nearby restaurant.

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Attendees

Who should attend?

Entrepreneurs, consultants, attorneys, bankers, investment managers, venture capitalists, angel investors and other professionals with an interest in the movie business will find this event worthwhile. Everyone who cares about independent film is cordially invited to join us.

Are you considering taking an active role in film, or would you like to expand your current involvement? Don't miss this high-value yet low-cost learning experience and the opportunity to connect with like-minded peers.

Established & aspiring filmmakers looking to raise capital for their projects, production companies, movie slates, film funds or other ventures are, naturally, more than welcome as well.

Why attend?

New to film finance? Need to brush up your topical knowledge? Want to deepen your understanding? Care to participate in an ongoing conversation & community dedicated to the subject? This uniquely valuable gathering is right for you!

Gain crucial insights from leading experts in their field. Network with fellow film & finance professionals. Meet potential collaborators and future business partners. All this at a price that is hard to beat.

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Program Details

  1. Funding Your First Indie: We Did It & You Can Too!

    Christian Blaze (bio), award-winning film entrepreneur & actor originally from El Salvador, now living in Canada; has produced & directed independent projects for 10 years; working on 2nd indie feature "Through the Eye of the Needle" (in pre-production) & on VFX for Hollywood thriller "A Single Shot" (Sam Rockwell, William H. Macy, Melissa Leo, Jeffrey Wright, Jason Isaacs, Kelly Reilly); CEO & New Media Expert at Crystal Insight New Media; Founder & Producer at CnC Entertainment & Little Grey Men Productions; wrote, produced, directed & acted in 1st 3D short "Defending Maldito 3D" in 2010, 1st feature film "Alien Agenda: Project Grey" in 2007 & 1st short film "Spank" in 2003; "Spank" premiered at Santa Fe Film Fest, screened at 30+ other festivals in North America, was purchased by CBC & aired on TV across Canada; studied acting at Gastown Actors Studio under veteran instructor Mel Tuck, signed with Characters Talent Agency & soon ventured into writing, editing, animating & co-producing shorts; spent childhood studying computers & electronics, created 1st software program at age 7 & sold 1st program commercially at age 14 … (more) »

  2. Small Is Beautiful: How to Finance Micro-Budget Films

    Darren Reiter (bio), CEO at eMedia Networks (TSX: EMM), publicly traded company in sonic branding & out-of-home advertising; oversees eMedia's business development & international music licensing; Writer/Producer at Vancouver-based film production company Purple Productions; currently co-producing family drama "Heart of Dance" (Laura Vandervoort, Scarlett Bruns); Executive Producer of 2012 Canadian-American horror movie "Grave Encounters 2" (written by The Vicious Brothers); Exec. Producer & Producer of 2011 Leo Award & VIFF 2010 winner "Amazon Falls" (premiered at TIFF 2010) & VIFF 2012 premiere "Random Acts of Romance" (Emily Bett Rickards, Amanda Tapping, Katharine Isabelle); produced several short films incl. "The River Jordan," co-produced with award-winning Braemar Court Productions, screened at 2007 Atlantic Film Festival; Board Member at registered charity Beauty Night Society, providing makeovers & wellness programs for marginalized women & youth; alumnus of University of British Columbia & University of Edinburgh … (more) »

  3. Crew Up & Shoot: The Simple Steps to Make Your Movie Happen Inexpensively

    Andy Hodgson (bio), prolific indie filmmaker who produced & shot 8 feature films, 30+ music videos, countless short films & worked on 100s of big-budget commercials; recently won awards at 2011 Whistler Film Festival & 2011 Los Angeles WebFest; Co-Owner, Producer & Cinematographer at full-service studio High Deaf Productions, creates movies, music & corporate videos, commercials & documentaries for independent artists & clients; fmr. Founder & Producer at Tigurr Productions, made music videos, various shorts & 1st feature film; credits include Oscar nominee "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" (James Franco, Freida Pinto, John Lithgow), "The King of Fighters" (Maggie Q, Sean Faris), "Triple Dog" (Britt Robertson), "Stonehenge Apocalypse" (Misha Collins), "Hard Ride to Hell" (Miguel Ferrer), "Web of Desire" (Tracy Spiridakos, Dina Meyer), "Storm in the Heartland," "Sins of the Mother," "Sight Unseen," "The Death of Socrates," "Desperate Hours" (Tom Berenger), "They Came from the Attic" & "Christmas Crash" (Michael Madsen); graduated from Motion Picture Production Program & Cinematography Program at Capilano University … (more) »

  4. Financing & Producing Tips for the Independent Film Entrepreneur

    Michael Khazen (bio), Founder & Producer at one-stop-shop production company High Deaf Productions (HDP), specializes in producing films, TV, documentaries, music videos, commercials & corporate programming; HDP covers all aspects of production from preproduction to principal photography to post production & has produced award-winning projects seen worldwide; fmr. Founding Member at innovative Vancouver-based visual effects house Exile VFX, creating HD content, software scripts & plug-ins (to improve workflow) & realistic effects based on physics & fluid dynamics; worked behind-the-scenes on host of big-budget features in Vancouver film industry; trained writer who penned several screenplays & conceived dozens of commercials & promotional video campaigns … (more) »

  5. Distribution for Debutants: Guide to Getting a Debut Feature Distributed

    Crystal-Dawn Rosales (bio), successful independent producer/director/writer whose debut feature "Alien Agenda: Project Grey" is in worldwide distribution on TV & DVD, aired via VOD in 200+ US cities & opened Canadian Film Institute's prestigious Latin American Film Festival; newly edited "Project Grey: Directors Cut" premiered at 2010 International Science Fiction & Fantasy Film Festival of Athens (Greece); VP at Crystal Insight New Media, specializing in film/video, web/graphic design, visual effects & stereoscopic 3D; Director/Producer & VP at Little Grey Men Productions; VP at film & TV company CnC Entertainment; currently producing, writing & directing feature-length social drama "Through the Eye of the Needle," shooting in 3D; Director, Producer &/or Writer of award-winning sci-fi thriller "Alien Agenda: Project Grey" (also Exec. Producer) as well as short films "Till Death" (2009), "Spank" (2003), "Bread Brothers" (2009) & "Defending Maldito 3D" (2010); also worked on shorts "Blind Date" (2005), "Fish Out of Water" (2002) & TV movie "Billy Buckwheat & Madame White Snake" (2004); represented by Ben Silverman at Characters Talent Agency in Vancouver for production & literary work … (more) »

  6. Attack of the Micro-Budgets: Feature Film Marketing & Distribution on a Shoestring

    Josias Tschanz (bio), accomplished Swiss/Canadian filmmaker, actor & voice-over artist with lots of international experience, whose work aired on major networks & screened at festivals worldwide; President & Producer/Director at award-winning film & TV company Counting Ants Productions; completed several feature & short films, documentaries, TV shows, commercials & music videos, most shot with RED MX & Canon 7D cameras; in pre-production on 3 features with distributors & established actors already attached; in post-production on soccer documentary "Kick"; produced, directed & starred in dramatic feature "Neutral Territory" (2011), screened at 25 festivals, won 10 awards, sold to major broadcaster & shown on such channels as Mystery, IFC & Showcase; further directing & producing credits include feature film "The Coyote's Moon," Chinese kids show "Galaxy English," German TV show "Expose" for WDR, Japanese reality TV show "Supa Gaijin" (2005-7), documentary "The Flute Player" & several shorts; Voice Actor for Electronic Arts ("SSX"), Blue Omega ("Damnation"), NBA, Bombardier, IBM & others; fmr. Teacher at language learning institute ILSC Education Group; fmr. Director at Planetary Media Group; holds BA in Film & Theater from University of British Columbia … (more) »

  7. The Indomitable Creative Spirit: Prepare, Persevere & Get Things Done

    Paul Verge (bio), independent documentary filmmaker, activist & entrepreneur who creates media to enlighten & empower people, focusing on education, critical thinking & communication; Founder & Principal at DivergentFilms, producing documentaries, activism videos, feature-length interviews, music videos, feature films, promo videos & more; nears completion on new film series "Believers Beware"; shot low-budget horror films like "Gutterballs" & "She Walks at Night"; produced feature documentaries "Hijacking Humanity," "What You've Been Missing: Exposing the Noble Lie" & "The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend with John Taylor Gatto"; worked as techie on massive tentpole features incl. "X-Men 3," "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer," "Watchmen" & "Night at the Museum"; directs marketing & product expansion endeavors for such Vancouver businesses as LifeBites, Shieldcore & DVC Media Group; collaborates with former whistleblower Richard Andrew Grove on multiple projects, with growing number of media activists who collectively formed Cognitive Liberty portal Tragedy and Hope, with Peace Revolution & with Trivium Education; recently started Remedy Radio with Rob Christy & Adam Dodds; autodidact with self-taught skills in video production, VFX, interviewing, press releases, graphic & web design, CMS systems, software development, sales & many other areas … (more) »

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Featured Moderator

Moderator headshotThe event will be moderated by Javier Badillo (bio), a Venezuelan/Canadian film producer, director and entertainment business entrepreneur with multiple credits in over 100 productions. He brings a rich entertainment business experience to his current endeavors, Spitshine Flicks Entertainment and False Creek Films. Javier is also the Vancouver Regional Director for Raindance, an international independent filmmakers organization based in London, UK. Moreover, he helps organize and run IIFF's Film Financing Townhalls in Vancouver. (more) »

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Schedule

From To What
  7:00 PM Kick-Off & Welcome
  7:00 PM   8:00 PM Four Featured Presentations with Q&A (4 × 15 mins)
  8:00 PM   8:15 PM Networking Break (15 mins)
  8:15 PM   9:00 PM Three Featured Presentations with Q&A (3 × 15 mins)
  9:00 PM   9:15 PM Networking Break (15 mins)
  9:15 PM 10:00 PM Moderated Panel Discussion with Q&A (45 mins)
10:00 PM+ Community Time at Area Restaurant

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Townhall Venue

Vancouver Film School (VFS)

392 W Hastings St
(S corner of Homer & Hastings St)
The Design Theatre
Vancouver, BC V6B 1K6
(604) 685-5808

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Our Host

Host logoThis month's Film Financing Townhall in Vancouver is hosted by the esteemed Vancouver Film School, a leading private entertainment arts school located in downtown Vancouver. VFS trains students in immersive production-oriented programs, each spanning one year or less, that encompass all aspects of visual media, from Film Production to Game Design to Animation and Visual Effects to Acting to Sound and more. Practicing industry professionals guide students as they create professional-quality reels and portfolios. In recent years, VFS alumni have won Oscars, Emmys and Independent Spirit Awards, and their work is showcased in hundreds of recent films, TV series and video games.

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Registration

Filmmaker-friendly affordable online registration is available at the top of this page.

Ticket type IIFF Member* Non-member Registration deadline
Early bird $15 $30 3 weeks before event
Regular $25 $40 1 week before event
Last minute $35 $50 1 day before event
On-site (at the door) $45 $60 Day of event

Register now to secure the best available price!

* To learn more about membership, email our Membership Bureau or ask an IIFF staffer at or after the event.

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Need Help?

Direct all your questions and inquiries about this event to IIFF's online forum at http://forum.filmfinancing.org.

Having trouble with Eventbrite (this site), PayPal or Google Checkout? Get help in our online forum. You can also notify us by email well in advance of the event and register on-site.

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Speaker Bios

Javier Badillo

Moderator

Speaker headshot 10Javier Badillo is a Venezuelan/Canadian film producer, director and entertainment business entrepreneur. With multiple credits in over 100 productions, including independent features, shorts, music videos, commercials and corporate videos, Javier brings a rich entertainment business experience to his current endeavors, Spitshine Flicks Entertainment (TV, film and animation development and production) and False Creek Films (stereoscopic 3D production and education). He had previously started successful companies in the music, animation and film industries in Malaysia, China and Canada. Javier is also the Vancouver Regional Director for Raindance, an international independent filmmakers organization based in London, UK. (more) »

Thomas Trenker

Founder

Speaker headshot 11A Wall Street investment banker and Silicon Valley startup executive turned independent film financier, Thomas (LinkedIn profile | full bio) serves as Chairman of the Institute for International Film Financing (IIFF). An innovative and ambitious social-impact organization, IIFF endeavors to bridge the gap between the worlds of filmmaking and finance for the benefit of all stakeholders including the public at large. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in San Francisco, IIFF has active chapters in multiple cities across the U.S. and continues to expand.

In his role as Managing Director of FilmAngels, Thomas also runs the world's first professional angel investor group for film. FilmAngels has been modeled after the way successful angel networks function in Silicon Valley and adapted to the unique characteristics of the movie industry. It focuses exclusively on funding independent films and film-related ventures. FilmAngels address the unfilled need for a structured, highly efficient and ultimately more effective environment for the vetting and financing of high-risk film projects.

Don't hesitate to connect with Thomas on LinkedIn or at an upcoming IIFF meeting near you. (more) »

*** To be finalized shortly ***

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The Buzz

These quotes are samples of what past attendees say about IIFF events:

"Wow. Last night was great! I want to thank you again for the inspiring work you do. This is such a big need […] and you're truly doing the work of angels (literally and figuratively)." — Brant Smith, Producer, "Quality of Life"

"I really must say that I found all speakers very interesting, and I was hanging on their every word. IIFF, the mission and content, seems to be a good fit for me, because it is my dream to run a medium size production house. […] Thank you, BIG THANK YOU […], for inviting me to this very quality and important event." — John Henry, Owner, John Henry Filmworks

"Let me again say I think you did a great job putting yesterday's event together – great crowd, smart presentation, lots of enthusiasm." — David Rosen, Executive Producer/Convener, Digital Independence

"Wow! For such a moderate investment, so much information. So much good networking. I hope you are proud of the magic you've created with IIFF." — Kevin Morrison, Writer/Director/Producer of independent film & TV

"I just wanted to say thanks for another great and informative meeting. The speakers were impressive and I made some good contacts." — Jesse Ford, Founder & Executive Director, Group Hug Productions

"IIFF and FilmAngels has really impressed me so far with its focus on the independent film community. I've traveled and interacted with film organizations around the world […]." — Jin Woo Joo, Founder, Cinemasports

"Thanks so much for hosting such an interesting program last week. I am always inspired by the creativity, and most recently, by the commitment to 'a better world'. It keeps my cynic's heart at bay! [A]gain, my heartfelt thanks for your mission and execution. Well done!" — Teri Cundall, Founder & President, Propville.com

"The event was great, very helpful." — Marc Perez, Co-President & Founding Partner, Sirk Productions

"I greatly enjoyed attending last night's event and found it very informative - certainly something that's been missing in New York so far." — Michael Gunther, Director/Producer, Triboro Pictures

"Great presentation tonight. Lots of energetic discussions and questions." — Campbell Dalglish, Prof. of Screenwriting, MFA in Film & Video at CUNY

"Thanks so much for tonight's event. It was really inspiring and incredibly informative." — Elizabeth Foley, Founding Faculty Member, Producing Dep't at NYFA

"I enjoyed this evening's Townhall presentation and found it very informative." — William Doll, Writer/Director, World Stage Pictures

"Your Townhall mtg was stimulating. You managed to attract the right target audience, and I loved your choice of speakers." — Sandra Schulberg, Founder, Independent Feature Project (IFP)

"I attended the New York Townhall Meeting and just wanted to thank you for setting up such an informative colloquium. It was my first IIFF event and I look forward to attending more in the future." — Blythe Frank, Producer, "Kettle of Fish" (Michael Mailer Films)

"Thank you again for a wonderful event last night." — Morgan Pehme, Co-Founder & CEO, Merlion Entertainment

"I'm just writing […] pertaining to the IIFF meeting last night, which I found both entertaining and informative and also promising of great things to come from IIFF in the near future!" — Thomas Woodrow, Producer, Furnace Films

"I attended the IIFF Townhall last week in New York and came away impressed. Thank you for putting together such an excellent panel of speakers. I found [Mr. Trenker's] presentation especially useful. As a former quant at Putnam Investments, I tend to dig into the numbers and [his] analysis was illuminating." — Robert Milacci, Executive Producer, Sinestra Pictures

"I very much enjoyed the seminar last Saturday in Stowe, VT. It was a lot of driving in one day (3.25 hrs. each way…), but worth it. […] Thanks again for a very enlightening day." — Marjorie Short, Oscar-nominated Writer/Producer/Director, Short Productions

"Just a note to say Larry Meistrich had a good time last night and was impressed with the quality of the group." — Jeff Silverstein, President of NEHST Access + Learning, NEHST Studios

"As it turns out, my producing partner [producer/director Leszek Burzynski] attended your IIFF meeting in Santa Monica on July 16. He was quite impressed with the presentations." — Terrance Sweeney, Partner & Producer, Winning Team Studios

"I just wanted to say thanks again for putting on such a great forum last night. […] I really enjoyed the occasion and especially the presentations. They were extremely relevant and really strong, credible presenters." — Gordon Clark, CEO, The Movie Portfolio Fund

"First, I wanted to say how much I really enjoyed your premier [film financing] seminar…!" — Frank Sacks, Founder & Principal, The Frank Sacks Company

"I had a very enjoyable experience. The seminar was extremely professional and well put together." — Adam Tantleff, Founder, President & Executive Producer, Sinestra Pictures

"THANKS […] There are no organizations or groups that I have come across that are doing what you and FilmAngels are doing." — J. Martin, Co-Owner, 24 Bros Entertainment

"I cannot express enough gratitude toward the great job that you are doing to help talented filmmakers realize their dreams. God bless you!" — Mara Vardanyan, Producer, Roman Pictures

"Your seminars are FIRST RATE!" — Rowan Joseph, President, Greenwood Hill Productions

"Thanks for organizing a great event. I thought it was a very interesting group of speakers." — Tricia van Klaveren, Producer/Exec. Producer & Principal, Fully Loaded Pictures

"[T]hank you for a terrific meeting last night…" — Greg Lejnieks, Actor/Filmmaker, Art Dealer & fmr. Pro Soccer Player

"First of all, thank you for hosting the Film Financing seminar. Very, very informative. I hope you have another one very soon." — Richard Beaty, Writer/Producer/Director & Co-Owner, Cielo Azul Films

"Just wanted to say 'thank you' for last night's IIFF meeting. […] The slides look great […]. I look forward to the next meeting." — Robert Pratten, Founder & Writer/Director, Zen Films

"I'm a big fan of all you're doing with IIFF… very inspiring to filmmakers." — Thomas Mignone, Director/Writer, DOOM Incorporated

"Thank you for hosting the [Workshop] last week. It was very informative and [the instructor] was spectacular. I learned a lot and met several fantastic people." — Lisa McTigue, Producer/Director, Three Masked Peeps Productions

"Thank you for inviting us to present to your [FilmAngels] groups in both Palo Alto and San Francisco. The attendees were warm and educated investors. You've done a terrific job gathering people with a passion for film." — Julie Richardson, Producer, "Collateral" (Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx)

"It was another great event and I appreciate all your work […]. Thank you." — Paul Oja, Writer/Director, "Bus Trip"

"I must thank you for sending [Workshop instructor] Dr. Patrick O'Heffernan down to Los Angeles last month. It was the best $200 I have ever spent on a seminar. [S]ince Patrick has both raised money and invested money, his perspective was simply invaluable!!!" — Rosser Goodman, Director, KGB Films

"You assembled an impressive group of speakers (and characters). […] I think we share a strong desire to help filmmakers." — Darren Ehlers, COO, Scenechronize

"First, I simply must say what an amazingly informative session it was and well carried out by [Workshop instructor] Tricia van Klaveren and her guest speakers. It packed a memorable punch. […] I had never heard of IIFF previously and now look forward to more of the same from you guys." — Teo, CEO, Cool Room Entertainment

"I really enjoyed [Kaiser Wahab's] class. A great value. Thank you for sharing your knowledge." — Bob Rudis, Director of Photography & President, Tubular, Inc.

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About IIFF

IIFF logoThe Institute for International Film Financing (IIFF) is an independent grassroots organization equally dedicated to serving the needs of filmmakers & financiers. IIFF's one-of-a-kind mission is to sustainably expand the scope & appeal of film financing and do so for the benefit of the public at large.

True to our proven motto of "democratizing film finance," IIFF's frequent Townhall Meetings bring together a wide array of professionals from relevant backgrounds in film, finance and beyond for a vibrant evening of insightful presentations, inspiring discussion & focused networking. Past meetings have reliably delivered useful insights into the business of film, provided valuable networking opportunities and drawn large, enthusiastic crowds.

IIFF has active chapters in multiple cites, and we are looking to expand further to better serve filmmakers and financiers everywhere. Help start or run a local chapter in your area! We make it easy and worth your while. Take a first step and tell us about yourself.

Not ready for your own chapter but eager to get involved in another meaningful way? We may have just the right full- or part-time internship for you, no matter where you are. Simply email us your resume to apply. IIFF interns are treated as equals while they learn about film finance and interact with industry leaders.

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When & Where


Vancouver Film School: Design Theatre
392 West Hastings Street
(SE corner of Homer & Hastings)
Vancouver, V6B 1K6
Canada

Monday, October 29, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)


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IIFF Pacifc Northwest

The Institute for International Film Financing (IIFF) is an innovative, independent social-impact organization that endeavors to bridge the gap between the worlds of filmmaking and finance for the benefit of all stakeholders – including the public at large.

Founded by Thomas Trenker in 2003 and headquartered in San Francisco, IIFF has chapters in the Bay Area, New York City, New England, Florida, Los Angeles, Washington, DC, London, the Pacific Northwest, the Lower Midwest, the Southwest and the Great Lakes Region.

Help launch or run an IIFF chapter in your area! We make it easy and worthwhile. Email the chapter development team and tell us about yourself. Or join our online community at http://forum.filmfinancing.org to keep in touch with a growing number of filmmakers and financiers.

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