At this year’s American Film Market, we discussed how AI can be a leverage for solving the problems in casting with Daryn Holland-SimonsSean Cisterna, DGC, and Sami Arpa, with the moderation of Ana Maria Montero – Moderator

Here some important highlights from the session:

– Gender diversity in lead role representation has improved by 6% in the last twenty years.
– Women rank within two of the top three matches to play next James Bond according to AI.
– Idris Elba sweeps AI victory as audience’ favourite to play Bond vs AI’s favourite, Karl Urban.
– Industry (53%) believe AI should be ethnicity blind.
– August Wittgenstein revealed as best budget optimising match for new Rudolf Nureyev biopic, “Corsair” by Radik Kudoyarov.

Watch full session here:
An article on the session:

We would like to thank American Film Market Robin Burt for this great organisation. #ai #gender #diversity #casting