Amelie von Kienlin to oversee local, int'l projects
BERLIN — Wild Bunch Germany has tapped Amelie von Kienlin to head its new co-productions department.
Von Kienlin, formerly head of acquisitions for international sales at Telepool, will oversee German and international co-productions at the Munich-based producer-distrib and report to managing director Marc Gabizon. She will also assist in the acquisition of international features.
Gabizon said von Kienlin’s “considerable national and international experience, proven competence and ability to recognize the potential of projects will be invaluable to us.”
Wild Bunch’s upcoming releases in Germany include James Wan horror title “Insidious,” Joe Cornish’s alien invasion thriller “Attack the Block” and Douglas McGrath’s romantic comedy “I Don’t Know How She Does It,” starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Greg Kinnear and Pierce Brosnan.