About The Speaker
Caitlin Robinson is a creative producer and entertainment strategist. She explores emerging technology’s influence on what stories can be told and how stories can reach audiences at Electric South, an incubator for African digital immersive content. Caitlin's work work spans critically-acclaimed documentary films, investigative journalism for TV (BBC, Al Jazeera, and DStv), branded content (Spotify, Unilever and Pepsi), and new media, including virtual reality and digital installation. In addition, Caitlin has worked on the distribution of narrative film and documentaries at the Academy Award-winning studios FilmNation and A24, directed grassroots marketing and distribution campaigns for indie films including CRONIES, executive-produced by Spike Lee, and led the distribution strategy for the Emmy-winning ZERO DAYS VR (Sundance, Tribeca 2017).