2006 Program Director / Liz Rosenthal

Producer, Earthly Delights Films

Liz Rosenthal is founder of Earthly Delights Films, a company that develops independent media projects. She is one of the producers of feature film The Trouble With Men and Women, which was just released in the US through The Independent Film Channel and is currently launching an online animation project, Marsipan, www.marsipan.co.uk

Rosenthal formerly set up and ran the UK office for US Company Next Wave Films, which helped launch the careers of filmmakers (such as Christopher Nolan) from US and abroad and financed digital features through its production arm Agenda 2000.

An early advocate of digital filmmaking and new distribution models, Rosenthal consults with filmmakers, media organizations and film festivals about new production, financing and distribution strategies for independent film. She has lectured at leading media institutions such as Media Business School and EAVE, BAFTA and international film festivals London, Berlin and Edinburgh.