Dimension Films has promoted Gotham-based Brian Burkin to senior veep of business and legal affairs.
Burkin joined Miramax as counsel for business and legal affairs in 1995, after practicing corporate law and commercial litigation and working in independent film production.
“Brian is a killer negotiator, and we are proud to have him on our side,” said Cary Granat, prexy of Dimension Films. “He is a key member of the Dimension team, and we look forward to expanding his role within the company.”
“The scope of Dimension’s business has provided me with a wide range of opportunities to advance the company’s interests,” Burkin said. “I am looking forward to contributing further in my new position.”
Burkin will continue to be responsible for negotiating deals covering the full range of Miramax’s worldwide production.