TORONTO - Stuart Ford's IM Global is seeking Chinese strategic partners to join its newly expanded Beijing sales operation. "We are looking to align with someone with projects and talent, who can…
IM Global will open Beijing offices at the end of this month with Leslie Chen as the senior executive.
IM Global Founder and CEO Stuart Ford has signed a multiple year extension to his contract. The extension comes six years after the exec launched the sales-financing-production banner at Cannes — and…
In a pre-Cannes move, IM Global has promoted Jonathan Deckter to president, elevating the exec from his slate as president of international sales and distribution. Founder and CEO Stuart Ford…
In a sign of stability in the independent market, IM Global has signed a trio of multi-year output deals for Germany, Russia-Eastern Europe and Latin America for its homegrown films, totaling up to a…
Ron Howard's racing drama "Rush" is showing plenty of traction in international markets, a year before its expected release.
Who you need to know in Berlin:
Stuart Ford's IM Global will be playing it "Safe," fully financing the $30 million action thriller directed by Boaz Yakin ("Remember the Titans") and starring Jason Statham.
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