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Press Releases from Stories of Faith Ltd. (11 total)

Media project "Stories of Faith" flanked by "Civilisations Matter", a new academ …

Berlin, 15.02.07 (sof) Wolfram R. Bauer and Carola Klessen, initiators and producers of the Irish media project “Stories of Faith”, have initiated the \"Civilisations Matter - Academy for Intercultural Dialogue\". The Academy will promote understanding between various ways of thinking. The future foundation will be based in Germany and acquire a location near Berlin as a meeting place. The initiators are forming this foundation because they are conscious of

Secretary General of World Religions for Peace and UN Consultant becomes Advisor …

Dublin, 09 February 2007 (sof) William F. Vendley, Secretary General of Religions for Peace (WCRP, New York) has been appointed a member of the Stories of Faith Advisory Board. Patron of the Stories of Faith media project is the Dalai Lama. This project “is a vivid and effective way to bring the messages of peace and understanding to a greater audience”, said Vendley. The project, which was initiated by

Dalai Lama becomes Patron for Stories of Faith Project

Dublin, 23.11.06 (sof) The Dalai Lama, the Ambassador of Peace, has taken over the patronage over the international media project “Stories of Faith“. His Holiness supports “Stories of Faith”, which “which will bring out a variety of films and books about the five major world religions in order to promote mutual tolerance amongst the different world religions”. The project was initiated by German film producers, who have developed the concept

Karl-Josef Kuschel joins Advisory Board for Stories of Faith Project

Dublin, 20 October 2006 (sof) Today the management of Stories of Faith Ltd., Dublin, appointed Professor Karl-Josef Kuschel from Tuebingen University into the company’s Advisory Board. The Irish media firm sets out to produce six feature films, TV films, an internet portal, books, games etc. to facilitate knowledge about the large world religions to an international audience. The catholic theologian Kuschel researches mainly in the fields of Theology of Culture

Funding phase for Stories of Faith project starts

Between 30 June and the end of 2006, the Irish production firm Stories of Faith Ltd. is going to collect 76 million Euro in private equity through a private placement to finance a media world project Interview with CEO and producer Wolfram R. Bauer Mr Bauer, what exactly is your private placement? Stories of Faith Ltd. is a private limited company with several share classes, each carrying different chances and risks. There are

Private Equity for the European Film

Irish media fund offers multi-platform project (sof 2006-04-10) After the latest changes in UK and German tax law, many investors have realized that some of their investment schemes in media were only interesting from the perspective of short-term tax deductions. Blind pool funds threw reinsured assets to Hollywood (“stupid German money"). It was a model mainly for German banks and the US film industry, and the established associated industries

Management of world tolerance project reschedules closing date

The first closing date of the world tolerance project “Stories of Faith“ was rescheduled to April 27th, 2006. The management of the Irish private limited company announced this decision on Monday morning after a meeting in Berlin at the weekend. The media project with a high international reputation offers a comprehensive range of products, from feature films through DVDs to books. The return-oriented private placement with a franchising marketing concept

Vatican welcomes multi-platform media project

Rome/Dublin, 27 March 2006 (SoF). The Vatican welcomes the independent multi-platform media project “Stories of Faith” by the Irish fund of the same name. During a meeting with Wolfram R. Bauer and Carola Klessen, initiators and producers of the project at the Vatican, Dr. Angelo Scelzo from the Vatican State Office stressed the importance of realizing “Stories of Faith”. He appreciated “Stories of Faith” as a world tolerance project, which

First Closing Date for Irish Stories of Faith Fund on March 31st 2006

The Stories of Faith Ltd. mangement announces a first closing date for investing into the closed Irish media fund Stories of Faith Ltd. The initiators of this private placement plan to produce a series of feature films on the large world religions. Any investments will be managed by the Dutch fiduciary Fintage House, who will only release funds subject to strict security measures. The overall private placement amounts to 3

Stories of Faith discussed at Dublin Film Festival

Investors will be able to participate in the high-return international film business, says Wolfgang Breuer of PricewaterhouseCoopers Germany, through the increased involvement of private equity. One business model using this approach is the Dublin-based firm Stories of Faith Ltd., which is financing a multi-platform project of six feature films and associated content productions for the international market. The experienced Dublin producer John Phelan introduced this model at the financing conference

An Appeal for Film Financing through Private Equity at the Berlin Film Festival

A clear identity and positioning in the market would be key to convince the media savvy investors of today, stated media attorney Steven A. Reich during the GLOBAL FILM FINANCE 7 conference, held on February 9th, 2006 at the Berlin Film Festival. While input speaker Josef Brandmaier of Bayerische Banken Fonds, Germany and panelists David Groenewold of GFP Medienfonds, Germany argued for a continued need for Government-supported tax incentives as well

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