Benelux distributor Paradiso Filmed Entertainment has named Olivier Mortagne head of international acquisitions and Patrick Terryn chief operating officer.
Terryn joins the company from Belgium’s Kinepolis Group, where he was head of theatrical bookings. Mortagne has assisted Paradiso for five years with its daily acquisitions and distribution services. He will be charged with acquiring more commercial fare while Terryn will oversee the opening of Paradiso’s theatrical distribution office in Holland.
Distrib’s upcoming releases include “Crank,” “Alpha Dog,” “Pan’s Labyrinth,” “Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus” and “Number 23.”