Global co-production guide: A – E

A – E | F – J | K – O | P – T | U – Z

Aegis Entertainment Group
7510 Sunset Blvd., Suite 275
Los Angeles, CA 90046
Phone: (323) 848-7977
Fax: (323) 848-7989
Email: Toodiva@sbcglobal.net
Contacts: Arianna Eisenberg-Ravid, Donald C. Rogers
Biz: Produces medium to high budget — $30 million-$100 million-plus — pictures.
Recent pics: “Shamrock Boy,” “Black Jacques,” “Raven”
Advice: We are interested in dramas and action/thrillers, but do not accept unsolicited material unless submitted through agents.


Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

2029 Century Park East, Suite 2400
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Phone/fax: (310) 229-1000
Email: jburke@akingump.com
Web site: http://www.akingump.com
Contacts: John Burke, Steven Fayne, Marissa J. Roman, Stephen Saltzman, partners
Biz: Provides legal representation in all aspects of film and television projects, including tax-advantaged financing, subsidies, co-financing and co-production arrangements around the world.
Recent pics: “Ask the Dust,” “Hostage,” “Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow”
Advice: Call or email us. Indie producers must have a financing plan in place; we do not shop projects.


Alta Produccion

Cuesta de San Vicente, 4
28008 Madrid, Spain
Phone: +34-91-542-2702
Fax: +34-91-542-8777
Email: altaproduccion@altafilms.es
Web site: http://www.altafilms.es
Contacts: Belen Bernuy, executive producer; Carlo D’Ursi, assistant to executive producer
Biz: Co-produces films in Europe and Latin America with budgets up to E3.5 million ($4.23 million).
Recent pics: “Rencor,” “Triple Agent,” “Te doy mis ojos” (Take My Eyes)


Amaze Film & Television

6 Pardee Ave., Suite 103
Toronto, Ontario, M6K 3H5, Canada
Phone: (416) 588-7839
Fax: (416) 588-7276
Email: info@amazefilm.tv
Web site: http://www.amazefilm.tv
Contacts: Michael Souther, Teza Lawrence, producers; Kirsta Teague, development executive
Biz: Produces commercially driven stories for film and TV in a variety of budget ranges. Company seeks co-productions and can access Canuck tax and investment incentives.
Recent pics: “Saint Ralph,” “Patti”
Advice: Email us.


American World Pictures

6355 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Suite 428
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: (818) 715-1480
Fax: (818) 714-1081
Email: info@americanworldpictures.com
Web site: http://www.americanworldpictures.com
Contacts: Mark L. Lester, prexy; Dana Dubovsky, prexy of production; Terese Linden Kohn, executive VP of distribution
Biz: AWP’s acquired pictures include a broad range of genres and styles.
Recent pics: “The 24th Day,” “The Picture of Dorian Gray,” “Shut Up and Kiss Me”
Advice: Call us — we would love to hear from you.


Anonymous Content

8522 National Blvd., Suite 101
Culver City, CA 90232
Phone: (310) 558-3667
Fax: (310) 558-4212
Web site: http://www.anonymouscontent.com
Contacts: Steve Golin, producer; Alix Madigan, head of features; Chad Hamilton, VP
Biz: A multimedia development, production and talent management company.
Recent pics: “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind,” “50 First Dates,” “Nurse Betty”
Advice: Submissions must go through agents and managers.


Antidote Intl. Films

200 Varick St., Suite 502
New York, NY 10014
Phone: (646) 486-4344
Fax: (646) 486-5885
Email: info@antidotefilms.com
Web site: http://www.antidotefilms.com
Contacts: Jeffrey Levy-Hinte, producer; Vanessa Guest, head of development
Biz: Produces American feature films by writer-directors with distinct voices. Budgets usually are under $10 million.
Recent pics: “Thirteen,” “Mysterious Skin,” “Laurel Canyon”
Advice: We accept submissions from agents, managers, attorneys and producers; no unsolicited submissions, please.


Archer Entertainment

140 W. 22nd St., Suite 7B
New York, NY 10011
Phone: (212) 741-2200
Fax: (212) 741-9575
Email: info@archerent.com
Web site: http://www.archerent.com
Contacts: Laird Adamson, Jill Footlick, Rachel Peters, producers
Biz: Development and production of feature film and TV; production services, one day to full production schedules; co-productions.
Recent pics: “Nola,” “The Warrior Class”
Advice: We are not accepting unsolicited submissions. Please send any queries via fax.


Arclight Films

6422 Deep Dell Place
Los Angeles, CA 90068
Phone: (323) 464-8351
Fax: (323) 464-8362
Email: Nicolas@arclightfilms.com
Web site: http://www.arclightfilms.com
Contacts: Gary Hamilton, managing director; Nicolas Chartier, U.S. office; Lina Marrone, Toronto office
Biz: Foreign sales, co-productions, co-financing $3 million-$5 million
Recent pics: “Lord of the War,” “Head in the Clouds,” “New Police Story”
Advice: We are looking for commercial projects with a director and/or actor attached.


Artists’ Colony

256 S. Robertson Blvd., Suite 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Phone: (310) 720-8300
Email: mail@theartistscolony.com
Web site: http://www.theartistscolony.com
Contacts: Lloyd A. Silverman, CEO; Tod Stein, VP of development; Steve Grill, N.Y.-based creative executive
Biz: Looks to finance and produce compelling, thought-provoking stories that challenge the traditional studio model.
Recent pics: “12,” “Solid Ones,” “Snow Falling on Cedars”
Advice: We welcome submissions on projects with creative elements attached.


Ascendant Pictures

9350 Civic Center Drive, Suite 110
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: (310) 288-4600
Fax: (310) 288-4601
Contacts: Chris Roberts, founder/co-CEO; Christopher Eberts, founder/co-CEO; Kia Jam, founder/chief operating officer
Biz: Film development, production and finance company with a financing relationship with VIP Medienfonds Film & Entertainment. Seeks full or partial investment opportunities in smart, commercial projects in the $15 million-$50 million range.
Recent pics: “The Jacket,” “Edison,” “The Big White”
Advice: We are interested only in commercially viable projects that have significant
elements already attached — serious inquiries only, please.


Asia Entertainment Finance Associates

Level 25, Bank of China Tower
1 Central Road
Hong Kong
Phone: +852-2251-1675
Email: peter@asiaent.com
Web site: http://www.asiaent.com
Contacts: Peter Anshin, prexy
Biz: Arranges production, finance and distribution of Asian film projects


The Asylum

6671 Sunset Blvd., Bldg. 1593
Hollywood, CA 90028
Phone: (323) 463-6575
Fax: (323) 463-6299
Email: strain@theasylum.cc
Web site: http://www.theasylum.cc
Contacts: Sherri Strain, international sales; David Rimawi, acquisitions; David Latt, production
Biz: Production and distribution company with a U.S. homevideo label and international distribution. Company specializes in horror/thriller titles with budgets under $1 million.
Recent pics: “Evil Eyes,” “Bloody Bill,” “El Intermedio”
Advice: Email David Latt (latt@asylum.cc) with a short pitch before sending scripts.


Atlantic Streamline

1323 Third St.
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: (310) 319-9366
Fax: (310) 319-9235
Web site: http://www.atlanticstreamline.com
Contacts: Marco Weber, prexy-CEO; Hubert Hagg, biz development; Vanessa Coifman, production
Biz: First-look co-financing deal with MGM/UA.
Recent pics: “Igby Goes Down,” “The Thirteenth Floor”
Advice: We do not accept unsolicited
material.


Atomic Prods.

57 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia, 7806
Cape Town, South Africa
Phone: +27-21-794-2286
Fax: +27-21-794-9960
Email: fiona@atomic-productions.com
Web site: http://www.atomic-productions.com
Contact: Fiona Tudor Price
Biz: Factual production company making one-hour documentaries, series and shorts. Provides funding and production assistance for Southern African independents.
Recent pics: “Born Too Soon,” “Techno Challenge,” “The Elephant Army”
Advice: Send one-page proposals via email.


Aurora Entertainment

9454 Wilshire Blvd., Suite M-11
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: (310) 858-1005
Fax: (310) 858-1050
Email: Sidarfov@dslextreme.com
Contacts: Anatoly Fradis, prexy; Erin Morris, executive assistant, development; Jeff Ratner, VP finances
Biz: Finances and produces motion pictures with budgets up to $10 million. Manages a $50 million Eastern European Equity film
financing fund. Can provide equity financing for up to 50% of the budget (up to $5 million). Projects should be pre-packaged with stars and director attached plus 50% of financing in place.
Recent pics: “Return of the Living Dead 5: Rave From the Grave,” “Masked and Anonymous,” “Business for Pleasure”
Advice: Send in your packages via legal representative or agent.


Bank of America
9 W. 57th St.
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 933-2184
Fax: (212) 847-5819
Email: Sharon.Hawkins@bofasecurities.
com
Web site: http://www.bankofamerica.com
Contacts: Sharon Hawkins, principal; Rick Thompson, senior associate
Biz: BofA provides financing for independent production companies and studios.


Barnholtz Entertainment

34133 Mulholland Highway
Malibu, CA 90265
Phone: (818) 879-6500
Fax: (818) 879-5074
Email: bbarnholtz@aol.com
Contacts: Melvin Butters, director of acquisitions; Barry Barnholtz, CEO; Matt Cunningham, director of development
Biz: Acquire films for distribution through our deals (Lions Gate, First Look, Imagine, MTI). Produce films, put up finishing funds.
Recent pics: “The Shaft,” “Dracula’s Curse,” “Drug Wars”
Advice: Fax or email will get faster response.


Bartlett Park
10770 Esther Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: (310) 441-9773
Fax: (310) 474-7611
Email: hodge@pacbell.net
Web site: http://www.bartlettpark.tv
Biz: Production of TV documentaries and features.
Recent pics: “Least Among Us,” “Pink Air Is Coming,” “Big Mart”
Advice: Contact us via email.


Bauer Martinez Studios

801 W. Bay Drive, Suite 800
Largo, FL 33770
Phone: (727) 582-9939
Fax: (727) 582-9709
Email: Karinne@bauermartinezstudios.com
Web site: http://www.bauermartinezstudios.com
Contacts: Philippe Martinez, CEO; Karinne Behr, COO; Shirley Bester, VP of international distributions
Biz: A world distributor of theatrically driven films with budgets ranging from $5 million to $20 million. Production subsidiary Lucky 7 Prods. is based in London and specializes in European co-productions.
Recent pics: “Wake of Death,” “The Defender,” “Modigliani”
Advice: Contact us via email or snail mail.


Bavaria Media

Bavariafilmplatz 8
82031 Geiselgasteig, Germany
Phone: +49-89-6499-2686
Fax: +49-89-6499-3720
Email: bavaria.international@bavaria-film.de
Web site: http://www.bavaria-film-international.de
Contacts: Michael Weber, managing director; Thorsten Schaumann, head of sales; Thorsten Ritter, head of marketing
Biz: Distributes a broad spectrum of quality arthouse films on the global market.
Recent pics: “Head On,” “Lost Embrace, “Whisky”
Advice: Email, call and/or fax us.


BBC Films

1 Mortimer St.
London, W1T 3JA, U.K.
Phone +44-20-7765-0251
Fax: +44-20-7765-0278
Contacts: David Thompson, head of BBC Films; Tracey Scoffield, head of development/executive producer; Jane Wright, head of rights and commercial affairs
Biz: Develops, co-produces, sells and funds features for theatrical release and TV transmission.
Recent pics: “Dirty Pretty Things,” “The Mother,” “Sylvia”
Advice: Send hard-copy scripts, treatments or proposals to the above address.


Beech Hill
443 Greenwich St., 5th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 226-3331
Fax: (212) 226-2179
Email: BTPINC@aol.com
Contact: Joseph Infantolino
Biz: Representation; contracts; production counsel
Recent pics: “Sweet William,” “L.I.E.,” “A Hole in One”
Advice: Call or email.


Bespoke (UKFS) Films

7 Marlborough Place
Brighton, BN1 1UB, U.K.
Phone: +44-1273-690285
Fax: +44-1273-679954
Email: info@ukfs-online.co.uk
Web site: http://www.ukfsfilms.com
Contacts: Antony Blakey, managing director; Robert Sidaway, international production; Kim Leggatt, producer
Biz: Worldwide network of production and finance companies that fund and produce independent movies. In 2003-04, UKFS financed 15 movies, with budgets ranging from $3.58 million to $23.85 mil, and co-produced four. UKFS offers 30% funding for each project, via a mix of sale/leaseback and equity.
Recent pics: “Nouvelle France,” “School for Seduction,” “Modigliani”
Advice: Submissions to include screenplay, synopsis, present budget and producer’s proposed finance plan and cast.


Beyond Intl.

22 Newman St.
London, W1T 1PH, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7636-9613
Fax: +44-20-7637-9614
Email: hilary_davis@beyond.com.au
Web site: http://www.beyond.com.au
Contacts: Hilary Davis, head of sales and acquisitions; Stephen Kelliher, senior executive, sales and acquisitions; Nick Kilcoyne, assistant sales and acquisitions
Biz: Beyond Films is an international sales agent representing projects with budgets of minimum $3 million and upward.
Recent pics: “A Good Woman,” “Oyster Farmer,” “Cold & Dark”
Advice: We choose only those scripts that we believe we can sell in the international marketplace.


Blanc de Chine Films
8954 Wonderland Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90046
Phone: (323) 654-2903
Email: info@bdcfilms.com
Web site: http://www.bdcfilms.com
Contacts: Jane Chen, Georgia Lee, Mia Riverton, producers
Biz: Low-budget films with a focus on Asian and Asian-American stories and/or filmmakers.
Recent pics: “Red Doors,” “Diagnosis”
Advice: Contact via email.


Bob Yari Prods.

10850 Wilshire Blvd., 6th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (310) 689-1694
Fax: (310) 474-5348
Contacts: Bob Yari, producer-partner; Neil Sacker, chief operating officer
Biz: The fourth company in the Yari Film Group, led by Bob Yari, BYP is a non-exclusive discretionary fund used to finance films with a budget range of $5 million to $50 million per project.
Recent pics: “House of D,” “Find Me Guilty,” “Nightwatchman”
Advice: We don’t accept unsolicited submissions.


British Film Institute
21 Stephen St.
London, W1T 1LN, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7255-1444
Fax: +44-20-7436-0439
Email: discover@bfi.org.uk
Web site: http://www.bfi.org.uk
Contact: Amanda Nevill, director
Biz: Promotes film culture and education.
Advice: No direct links with film production.


Burn Pictures

4328 Mammoth Ave., Suite 304
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Phone: (310) 864-4278
Fax: (310) 919-3736
Email: Burnpictures@sbcglobal.net
Web site: http://www.burnpictures.com
Contacts: Hiroko Hayata, VP development; Andrew Molina, producer; David M. Kelley, creative executive
Biz: Produces films with crossover appeal to and from Japan, the U.S. and South America. Project budgets range from $800,000 to $3 million.
Recent pics: “Emerald Cowboy,” “Sumas y restas,” “Long Road to Cabo”
Advice: Try to attach or package the project as much as possible so that it becomes an attractive proposition.


Cab Films
83 Kloof St.
Cape Town
Phone +27 21-423-7911
Fax: +27 21-423-7947
Email: tim@cabfilms.com
Web site: http://www.cabfilms.com
Contacts: Charles Gallacher, executive producer; Bruce Paynter, director; Tim Mahoney, associate producer, marketing
Biz: Full-service production company that specializes in commercials, feature films and musicvideos.
Advice: Email Tim Mahoney at tim@
cabfilms.com.


Capitol Films

23 Queensdale Place
London, W11 4SQ, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7471-6000
Fax: +44-20-7471-6012
Email: films@capitolfilms.com
Web site: http://www.capitolfilms.com
Contacts: Jane Barclay, and Sharon Harel, managing directors; Hannah Leader, head of legal and business affairs
Biz: International sales and finance company.
Recent pics: “Lucky Number Sleven,” “Ask the Dust,” “The Big White”
Advice: Filmmakers should apply with the general outline of the package they have, including finance plan, cast and the director (when appropriate), to the attention of Damon Lane at films@capitolfilms.com.


CatchLight Films

4216¾ Glencoe Ave.
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Phone: (310) 827-3797
Fax: (310) 827-2533
Email: mailbox@catchlightfilms.com
Web site: http://www.catchlightfilms.com
Contacts: Jeanette Volturno and Arnon Manor, producers; Rick Osako, VP
Biz: Develop, produce, co-produce feature films generally under $10 million. We also offer production space, accounting services, Avid rentals, production services and line produce for other independent films.
Recent pics: “Break a Leg,” “Heart of the Beholder,” “Lesser of Three Evils”
Advice: Contact us by email.


CAVU Pictures

630 Ninth Ave., Suite 411
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 246-6300
Fax: (212) 246-6086
Email: cavupictures@aol.com
Web site: http://www.cavupictures.com
Contacts: Isil Bagdadi, prexy of distribution and marketing; Michael Sergio, founder-CEO
Biz: Independent production and distribution company that finances, develops, produces, acquires and releases films.
Recent pics: “The Holy Land,” “West Bank Brooklyn,” “Under Hellgate Bridge”
Advice: Contact us via email or fax.


Cherry Road Films

1460 Fourth St., Suite 212
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: (310) 458-6550
Fax: (310) 458-6510
Email: info@cherryroadfilms.com
Web site: http://www.cherryroadfilms.com
Contacts: Bo Hyde, CEO; Kendall Morgan, prexy; Tommaso Fiacchino, senior VP of development
Biz: Works in partnership with studios and independent producers on three to five features per year. Cherry Road, which has a first-look development fund with Warner Independent Pictures, provides financing on films under $20 million.
Recent pics: “Eulogy,” “Mail Order Wife,” “The L.A. Riots Spectacular”
Advice: Filmmakers should have a feature film to show us, a script they love or a book they are passionate about.


Chesler/Perlmutter Prods.

15611 Ventura Blvd.
Encino, CA 91436
Phone: (818) 808-0052
Fax: (818) 808-0054
Contacts: Lewis Chesler, and David Perlmutter, co-CEOs; Kevin Commins, VP development
Biz: Independent production company specializing in features as well as movies for cable television.
Recent pics: “Touching Wild Horses,” “Time of the Wolf,” “Cybermutt”
Advice: Please submit synopsis, preferably through a lawyer or agent.


Cinema Arts Entertainment

6310 San Vicente Blvd., Suite 540
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Phone: (323) 937-1085
Fax: (323) 937-1186
Email: cinemaarts@aol.com
Web site: cinemaartsent.com
Contacts: Pierre-Richard Muller, chairman; Keith Selin, VP
Biz: Company acquires films from independent producers to represent worldwide. Also involved in co-production and finishing funds.
Recent pics: “Looking Through Lillian,”
“I Love You Came Too Late,” “The 7th Day”
Advice: Email us. We tend to be more interested in projects that already have some sort of packaging.


Cinema Libre Studio

8328 De Soto, Canoga Park, CA 91304
Phone: (818) 349-8822
Fax: (818) 349-9922
Email: info@cinemalibrestudio.com
Web site: http://www.cinemalibrestudio.com
Contacts: Philippe Diaz, head of production; Adam Chapnick, head of distribution; Philippe Lenglet, head of international/foreign sales
Biz: Produces, co-produces, distributes and offers post-production services. Budgets range from $300,000-$12 million.
Recent pics: “L.A. Gangbangers”
Advice: Submit a project synopsis (preferably through an agency) indicating significant attachments by email to projects@
cinemalibrestudio.com.


Cinema Management Group

9056 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 204
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone: (310) 300-9959
Fax: (310) 300-9960
Email: en@CinemaManagementGroup.com
Web site: http://www.CinemaManagement Group.com
Contacts: Edward Noeltner, prexy; Jill Sattinger, VP, business development
Biz: Company acquires, licenses and distributes new international motion pictures, as well as a library of “classic” titles worldwide. CMG distributes films in the $10 million-$20 million budget range, with four to five new releases a year.
Recent pics: “Hoodwinked: The True Story of Red Riding Hood,” “The Peace Warrior,” “Vengeance From the Deep”
Advice: Send us an email or call us, provided a producer represents the project.


Cinemavault Releasing

175 Bloor St. E., South Tower, Suite 1011
Toronto, Ontario, M4W 3R8, Canada
Phone: (416) 363-6060
Fax: (416) 363-2305
Email: sales@cinemavault.com
Contacts: Nick Stiliadis, CEO; Natalie Kampelmacher, intl. sales director; Steve
Arroyave, VP/general manager
Biz: Sales and distribution company handling more than 200 films.
Recent pics: “Tom White,” “Sexual Dependency,” “Gone Dark”
Advice: Contact Michael Paszt, VP acquisitions, at michaelpaszt@cinemavault.com with a brief synopsis of the project.


Cinetic Media

555 W. 25th St., 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 204-7979
Fax: (212) 204-7980
Email: office@cineticmedia.com
Web site: http://www.cineticmedia.com
Contacts: John Sloss, Micah Green, Matt Littin, founders
Biz: A U.S.-based consulting firm for select film producers, financiers, distributors and related media companies.
Recent pics: “Before Sunset,” “Everything Is Illuminated,” “P.S.”
Advice: For additional information, visit our Web site or contact us via email.


Circe’s World Films

11718 Barrington Court, Suite 190
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Phone: (310) 229-5388
Fax: (310) 471-0445
Email: info@circesworldfilms.com
Web site: http://www.circesworldfilms.com
Contacts: Patricia L. Steffy and Roberta L. Striplin, producers
Biz: Development and production of shorts and features
Recent pics: “Like Michael,” “Meredith,” “Pool Party”
Advice: Email us.


Civilian Content

4 Great Portland St., 4th Floor
Portland House
London, W1W 8QJ, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7612-0050
Fax: +44-20-7612-0031
Email: reception@civiliancontent.com
Web site: http://www.theworkslimited.com
Contacts: Chris Auty, CEO; Neil Peplow, head of production; Joy Wong, head of sales
Biz: Civilian Content’s operating companies are the Works (international sales and licensing) and the Film Consortium (production financing). Company makes and sells films in the budget range of £2 million-£15 million ($3.6 mil-$27 mil) and, through its joint venture with Surefire, provides development and production financing.
Recent pics: “Bugs! (3-D),” “‘My Country,” “My Summer of Love”
Advice: Producers should approach Neil
Peplow for production and production investment, and Joy Wong regarding international sales.


Claussen+Woebke Filmproduktion
Herzog-Wilhelm-Str. 27
80331 Munich, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)89-2311010
Fax: +49 (0)89-263385
Email: zentrale@cwfilm.com
Web site: http://www.claussen-woebke.de
Contacts: Uli Putz, Thomas Wobke, Jakob Claussen
Biz: Produces features telefilms budgeted between $3 million and $8 million.
Recent pics: “Distant Lights,” “Summerstorm”
Advice: Email us.


Clockwork Prods.
7 Lewis Drive, Constantia, 7806
Cape Town, South Africa
Phone/Fax: +27-21-794-4115
Email: clockwork@discoverymail.co.za
Contacts: Lidia Chambers, producer and production manager; Lamise Herring, producer and training manager
Biz: Production of TV documentaries and program inserts.
Advice: We have a number of programs in development and would be happy to share our ideas with potential investors.


Collective Energy

Old Castle Brewery
6 Beach Road
Woodstock, Cape Town, South Africa
Phone: +27-21-447-7265
Fax: +27-21-447-6064
Email: ian@collective-energy.co.za
Contact: Ian Nivison, executive producer
Biz: Film production facilitation in Southern Africa
Advice: Call us for a competitive and creative solution to your production requirements.


Comerica Entertainment

9777 Wilshire Blvd., 4th Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: (310) 281-2400
Fax: (310) 281-2476
Contacts: Jared Underwood, manager
Biz: Provides production financing for film and television for productions with budgets of $1 million and up.
Recent pics: “A Home at the End of the World,” “Narc,” “Laws of Attraction”
Advice: Loan applicants must have the following before approaching us: a sales agent attached to the project with estimates and some pre-sales; a budget; a screenplay; and a summary of the finance plan.


Concorde-New Horizons Corp.

11600 San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Phone: (310) 820-6733
Fax: (310) 207-6816
Email: rankm@concordeNewHorizons.com
Web site: http://www.newconcorde.com
Contacts: Frank Moreno, vice chairman; David Andrews, coordinator of worldwide distribution
Biz: Production and sales
Recent pics: “Scorpius Gigantus,” “Bloodfist 2050,” “Asphalt Wars”
Advice: Email or fax your submissions.


Constantin Film

Kaiserstr. 39,
80801 Munich, Germany
Phone: +49-89-3860-9100
Fax: -49-89-3860-9242
Email: zentrale@constantin-film.de
Web site: http://www.constantin-film.com
Contacts: Martin Moszkowicz, Thomas Friedl, members of the board
Biz: German production and distribution company with a combination of national and international theatrical and TV production with distribution and license trading operations, TV entertainment production and home entertainment.
Recent pics: “The Neverending Story,” “The Name of the Rose,” “Resident Evil”


Creative Artists Agency

9830 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: (310) 288-4545
Fax: (310) 288-4800
Contacts: John Ptak, Emanuel Nunez, Rick Hess
Biz: Consultation for client films and production companies, covering projects from development through delivery.
Recent pics: “Laws of Attraction,” “Imagining Argentina,” “Sylvia”


Crimson Entertainment

8905 S. Cold Water Drive, Suite 185
Sandy, UT 84094
Phone: (801) 568-0880
Fax: (801) 567-9518
Email: inquiry@crimsonentertainment.com
Web site: http://www.crimsonentertainment.com
Contacts: Mike W. Wan, producer
Biz: Specializes in low-budget film production with Asian filmmakers or Asian subjects.
Advice: Email us.


Curb Entertainment Intl.

3907 W. Alameda Ave.
Burbank, CA 91505
Phone: (818) 843-8580
Fax: (818) 566-1719
Email: info@curbentertainment.com
Web site: http://www.curbentertainment.com
Contacts: Carole Curb, prexy; Wendy Reeds, executive director/head of sales; Aaron Rogers, director/head of marketing and acquisitions
Biz: Worldwide film sales agent; produces features with private equity.
Recent pics: “Finding Home,” “Breaking Dawn,” “Easy”
Advice: Email with the synopsis and details of all the elements in place.


Current Affairs Films
45 10th Ave.
Parktown North,
Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
Phone: +27-11-880-3917, +27-11-447-0471
Fax: +27-11-327-1790
Email: current.aff@netactive.co.za
Contacts: Jane Thandi Lipman, Beata Lipman
Biz: Makes feature documentaries.
Advice: Email.


Czar Pictures
41 Yunikh Leuiutsev
Moscow, Russia 109129
Phone: (310) 285-8377
Fax: (310) 285- 8377
Email: WFO@moscowheatmovie.com
Web site: http://www.moscowheatmovie.com
Contacts: Alexander Izotov, prexy; Alexander Nevsky, VP
Biz: Develop and produce motion pictures and documentaries, specializing in Moscow-based productions (budgets up to $5 million).
Recent pics: “Moscow Heat,” “Time of Change”
Advice: Email or call.


Dancing! Light Prods.
P.O. Box 16561
Vlaeberg, Cape Town 8018, South Africa
Phone: +27-21-447-3055
Fax: +27-21-447-3054
Email: producer@iafrica.com
Web site: http://www.dancinglight.co.za
Contact: Gavin Sweeney, writer-producer-
director
Biz: Provides full servicing of international commercials and feature films; co-produces pics with international partners.
Advice: Email us.


Daybreak Pacific

7a McNab St.
Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand
Phone: +64-9-580-0402
Fax: +64-9-580-0167
Email: grant@daybreakpacific.com
Contacts: Grant Bradley, Dale Bradley, co-CEOs; Mark Huljich, executive producer
Biz: Co-financiers; co-producers; line producers; provide full-service location production assistance and studio facilities; foreign sales (through Global Cinema Group). Products are various genres, $15 million-$25 million range
Recent pics: “Treasure Island Kids,” “High Tide”
Advice: Agency submitted material or packaged films with partial financing only.


Deutsch/Open City Films

145 Ave. of the Americas, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 255-0500
Fax: (212) 255-0455
Email: oc@opencityfilms.com
Contacts: Jason Kliot, Joana Vicente, co-prexys; Tory Tunnell, VP/head of development
Biz: Has a seven-figure fund to finance the development of projects, which the company will set up and produce with studio or private equity financing with budgets over $5 million.
Advice: Send submissions via fax, with a synopsis and bio.


Dimension

375 Greenwich St.
New York, NY 10013
8439 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone: (212) 941-3800, (323) 822-4100
Fax: (212) 941-3949, (323) 822-4216
Web site: http://www.miramax.com
Contacts: Brad Weston, Andrew Rona, co-presidents
Biz: All budgets
Recent pics: “Starsky & Hutch,” “Mr. 3000,” “Sin City”


Double Edge Entertainment

15233 Ventura Blvd., PH 9
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Phone: (818) 205-9898
Fax: (818) 205-9797
Web site: http://www.doubleedgeentertainment.
com
Contacts: Bobby Sheng, CEO, co-founder; Nina Yang, prexy/co-founder
Biz: Feature film production, equity financier, and production services in Asia.
Recent pics: “Mail Order Bride,” “Sledge: The Action Star,” “Ghost Tales From the East”
Advice: We consider co-production, co-financing partners and English- language films with Asian elements.


Echo Bridge Entertainment
75 Second Ave., Suite 500
Needham, MA 02494
Phone: (781) 444-6767
Fax: (781) 444-6472
Email: info@ebellc.com
Web site: http://www.ebellc.com
Contacts: Michael Rosenblatt, managing partner, acquisitions; Lucie Salhany, managing partner, sales and marketing; Dan March, head of international sales
Biz: Acquires and produces commercially driven motion pictures for worldwide distribution in theatrical, television, cable, satellite and homevideo markets.
Recent pics: “Baadassss!,” “Sexual Life,” “Devil Winds”
Advice: Contact us via email.


Echo Lake Prods.

421 S. Beverly Drive, 8th floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: (310) 789-4790
Fax: (310) 789-4791
Email: contact@echolakeproductions.com
Web site: http://www.echolakeproductions.com
Contacts: Doug Mankoff, prexy; Andrew Spaulding, executive VP; Jessica Stamen, VP
Biz: Company’s mission is to finance and produce projects with strong thematic content while remaining fiscally responsible to its investors.
Recent pics: “The Big Empty,” “Kerala,” “Make Someone Happy”
Advice: Have your representatives come to us early in the process.


El Camino Pictures

10850 Wilshire Blvd., 6th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (310) 689-1693
Fax: (310) 234-8975
Contacts: Cassian Elwes, prexy of independent films at the William Morris Agency; Rena Ronson, co-head, William Morris Independent; Todd Williams, VP
Biz: Film financing entity, fully owned and backed by Bob Yari, is represented by William Morris Independent. Partnership is focused on, but not exclusive to, WMA’s clients.
Recent pics: “Love Song for Bobby Long,” “Haven,” “Sueno”
Advice: We don’t accept unsolicited submissions.


Element X

3 Fitzhardinge St.
London, W1H 6EF, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7317-1440
Fax: +44-20-7486-7575
Email: sales@elementx.co.uk
Contacts: Jessica Levick, sales and acquisitions coordinator; Nataline Brenner, managing director; Janine Gold, managing director
Biz: International sales agent
Recent pics: “Beyond the Sea,” “In My Father’s Den,” “Dead Man’s Shoes”


Eleven Eleven Films

The Lot
1041 N. Formosa Ave.
Formosa Bldg., Suite 194
West Hollywood, CA 90046
Phone: (323) 850-2784
Fax: (530) 348-9874
Email: ross@elevenelevenfilms.com
Contacts: Ross M. Dinerstein, Geoff Stults, co-presidents
Biz: A fully functioning production company working with films in the $1 million-$5 mil range.
Recent pics: “A Postcard From L.A.,” “The American Standard”
Advice: Email us.


Emergence Entertainment

1508 E. Wildflower Lane
Spokane, WA 99224
Phone: (509) 939-7206
Fax: (419) 793-5678
Email: mark.kratter@alumni.stanford.org
Web site: http://www.emergenceentertainment.
com
Contacts: Mark Kratter, CEO
Biz: An all-purpose entertainment company devoted to developing high-concept feature films, television programs and videogames.
Recent pics: “Cruel World,” “Scorched,” “Losing Hope”
Advice: Visit our Web site.


Emmett/Furla Films

8530 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 420
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: (310) 659-9411
Fax: (310) 659-9412
Email: dwalton@fmlyroom.com
Web site: http://www.fmlyroom.com
Contacts: Randall Emmett, George Furla, producers and co-chairs; M. Dal Walton III, VP, development and business affairs
Biz: Produces between six and eight films per year, with an emphasis on high-concept commercial projects budgeted between $15 million and $40 million; arranges financing, co-financing, co-production and development funds.
Recent pics: “Edison,” “Love Song for Bobby Long,” “88 Minutes”
Advice: Come to us with a strong director, package or a really high-concept pitch of a sentence or two, because if you can pitch it, we can sell it!


Emzansi Digital Works
Private Bag X2600, Suite 141, Houghton,
Johannesburg 2041, South Africa
or
3 Prexy St., the Bus Factory, Newtown
Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
Phone/Fax: +27-11-487-0843
Email: emzansi@iafrica.com
Contacts: Sello Molefe, producer-director; Mmabatho Mogomotsi, executive producer
Biz: Independent audiovisual and media producing company.
Advice: Email or call.


Endeavor

9601 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: (310) 248-2000
Fax: (310) 248-2020
Contacts: Modi Wiczyk, Sandrine De Clercq, agents
Biz: Valuation, domestic and international sales, bank and bond structuring, representation vis-a-vis independent financing.
Recent pics: “Fahrenheit 9/11,” “The Machinist,” “Down in the Valley”


Endemol South Africa

P.O. Box 71917
Bryanston 2021
Gauteng Province, South Africa
Phone: +27 11 799 2200
Fax: +27 11 465 6001
Email: endemol@endemol.co.za
Web site: http://www.endemol.co.za
Contacts: Harrie Linders, managing director; Marie Rosholt, head of infotainment and entertainment; Mitzi Booysen, head of creative
Biz: Producers, co-producers and facilitators of television content.
Advice: Send an email and supply all contact details with a one-page synopsis and one-page proposal for concepts.


Endgame Entertainment

1041 N. Formosa Ave
Administration Bldg., Suite 195
Los Angeles, CA 90046
Phone: (323) 850-2747
Fax: (323) 850-2754
Email: cindy@endgameentertainment.net
Contacts: Jim Stern, CEO; Doug Hansen , COO; Julia Eisenman, prexy of production
Biz: An equity fund that has been co-financing films since March 2003.
Recent pics: “Proof,” “Hotel Rwanda,” “Beyond the Sea”
Advice: Filmmakers needing creative and financing partners should ask their representation to submit their projects to us.


Entertainment Farm

1-1-39 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo 150-0012, Japan
Phone: +81-3-5778-7150
Fax: + 81-3-5778-7152
Email: kito@efarm.co.jp
Contacts: Taka Ichise, senior VP; Yukie Kito, director, international division
Biz: Develops and finances up to eight feature films and co-productions per year. Produces various genres with worldwide appeal, up to $12 million per film.
Recent pics: “All About My Dog”
Advice: Submit projects for consideration via agent, manager or by referral.


EuropaCorp

137 rue du Faubourg Sainte Honore
75008 Paris, France
Phone: +33-1-5383-0303
Fax: +33-1-5383-0304
Email: contact@europacorp.com
Web site: http://www.europacorp.com
Contacts: Luc Besson, CEO; Pierre-Ange Le Pogam, COO; Gregoire Melin, head of international department
Biz: French co-producers.
Recent pics: “Danny the Dog,” “Color Me Kubrick,” “Bandidas”
Advice: Email project descriptions, screenplays, long synopsis for review.


Evolution Entertainment

901 N. Highland Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Phone: (323) 850-3232
Fax: (323) 337-0671
Email: ghoffman@evolution-ent.com
Contacts: Gregg Hoffman, head of production
Biz: Develops and produces a wide range of projects and genres.
Recent pics: “Saw,” “If You Were My Girl,” “John


Exception Wild Bunch

99 rue de la Verrerie
75004 Paris, France
Phone: +33-1-5301-5020
Fax: +33-1-5301-5049
Web site: http://www.wildbunch.biz
Contacts: Brahim Chioua, Vincent Maraval, Juliette Renaud
Biz: European film distribution and production services
Recent pics: “Fahrenheit 9/11,” “Nomad,” “9 Songs”


Exodus Film Group

1201 Electric Ave.
Venice, CA 90291
Phone: (310) 392-7778
Fax: (310) 392-7728
Email: info@exodusfilmgroup.com
Web site: http://www.exodusfilmgroup.com
Contacts: John D. Eraklis, prexy-CEO; Spence Bovee, VP marketing
Biz: Family, CGI animation, action and comedy with budgets from $10 million-$25 million
Recent pics: “Paul Bunyan,” “Igor,” “55 Holly Star”
Advice: Please make initial contact via email. We only accept submissions from agents, managers and attorneys.

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