"Humanity is sane, and can make use of its intelligence. We have to act as if this is true. That’s the whole story of the 21st century: Are we a sane civilization or not?"
— Kim Stanley Robinson
Nicol Wistreich specialises in financing and distribution models in the creative industries, open source communities and digital social innovation. Nicol co-founded in 1999 the weekly web-magazine, and later open platform, Netribution, exploring the bridges between moving image, web culture and new technology - offering thousands of pages of free resources to help independent filmmakers. Co-author and editor of three editions of world Film Finance Handbook, author Digital Asset Management (Informa) and co-author International Film & TV Rights (MTI), he has written for Adbusters, The Times, Moviescope and Ethical Consumer, and raised and led research and development funded by Innovate UK and Creative Scotland.