Noah Cowan, Asian Cinema programmer for the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, has ankled to work on his own New York-based distrib company, Cowboy Pictures.
Giovanna Fulvi will take Cowan’s programming duties in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan. Fulvi, who is based in Italy, has been a programming consultant for the fest since 1995. She is also a consultant for the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival and the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival.
Cowan, who has been with the fest since 1984, co-launched the Midnight Madness program.