River Road hires Christa Zofcin

Former United Artists VP to oversee business, legal affairs

River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs.

“Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday.

Zofcin most recently served as senior VP and head of business affairs at United Artists. She ran business and legal affairs at Tom Cruise’s studio and managed the film-by-film funding and bonding process. Prior to that gig she was senior VP, business & legal affairs, at Yari Film Group, where she also managed all aspects of feature business affairs.

River Road’s production of Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life” will screen at Cannes. Recent releases include”Fair Game” and “Food, Inc.”

More Film

  • Virginia Madsen Valeria Cotto

    Film News Roundup: Virginia Madsen, Valeria Cotto to Star in Supernatural Thriller 'Sarah'

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

  • avengers infinity war

    Can 'Avengers: Infinity War' Top 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'' Record Box Office Opening?

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

  • BondIt Media Capital

    BondIt Media Capital Closes $20 Million Credit Facility (EXCLUSIVE)

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

  • Brookings Institution presents "The Life She

    Brookings Institution Doc Puts a Human Face on the Medical Marijuana Movement

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

  • Playback Podcast: Aaron Katz on 'Gemini'

    Playback: Aaron Katz on 'Gemini' and the Erosion of Mid-Budget Studio Filmmaking

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

  • The Equalizer 2 trailer

    Denzel Washington Is Back in Action in 'Equalizer 2' Trailer

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

  • Robert Redford

    Robert Redford's 'The Old Man and the Gun' Lands Awards-Season Opening

    River Road Entertainment has tapped exec Christa Zofcin as exec VP, business and legal affairs. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” prexy Mitch Horwits said in announcing the appointment Monday. Zofcin most recently served as senior […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content