Executive to work in acquisitions

LONDON — Brit indie distrib Revolver Entertainment has appointed Joel Kennedy as senior acquisitions manager.

Kennedy will be responsible for acquiring feature and DVD content for Revolver.

He will report to head of business affairs Nick Savva and m.d. Justin Marciano.

Kennedy joins Revolver from 4DVD where he commissioned and acquired a broad range of films and programs for the DVD division of broadcaster Channel 4.

He was formerly product manager, home entertainment at indie distrib Artificial Eye and began his career in feature film and documentary development at Little Bird Film Company.

Kennedy’s first market for Revolver will be Mip TV.

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