The Sundance Film Festival attracts a wide variety of independent and studio-affiliated distributors. Meet some of the nearly 40 companies that are shopping for pics at this year's fest.
Cohen Media Group has continued to ramp up operations, hiring distribution veteran William R. Thompson as senior VP of theatrical sales.
National Geographic Films has made it official and tapped former Miramax president Daniel Battsek as its new president, starting March 15.
With only three films on Miramax's slate moving forward there just wasn't much for Daniel Battsek to do anymore.
When producer Scott Rudin ended his Paramount tenure, some wondered how his style would mesh with the family film company. Winning the top Oscar with Joel and Ethan Coen for "No Country for Old Men"…
When Daniel Battsek took over as president of Miramax Films in October of 2005, he had some awfully big shoes to fill -- those of Harvey Weinstein, the company's founder, who was known as much for…
As "Da Vinci Code" unspooled at the nearby Palais on Wednesday evening, GreeneStreet Films topper John Penotti, left, and sales chief Ariel Veneziano, center, staged some counterprogramming in the…
Will he be the antithesis of Harvey? That's one of the question that surfaced late last week when word leaked that Daniel Battsek is the lead candidate to reinvent the Miramax label at the Mouse…
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