Veteran distribution exec Laurie May is launching Canadian distribution company Elevation Pictures at the Toronto film festival, it was announced Saturday. The company's first move is a strategic…
Goldsmith and Levin work in tandem at Lionsgate, where they played big roles in its acquisition of Summit Entertainment in January and also lined up an $800 million revolving credit facility in…
Lionsgate has named Brian Goldsmith, a key player in the acquisition of Summit, co-chief operating officer alongside Steve Beeks, to spearhead corporate development for the studios growing platform…
In yet another Sundance deal, Roadside Attractions has picked up all North American distribution rights to writer/director Debra Granik's "Winter's Bone," toplining Jennifer Lawrence.
Canada's Maple Pictures has tapped Jim Sherry, former exec managing director of Alliance Atlantis MPD, as its new co-president, co-founders Laurie May and Brad Pelman announced Tuesday.
The announcement that Montreal-based distributor Christal Films Distribution is under bankruptcy protection sent shockwaves through the Canadian film industry.
Bob Clark, Canada's most famous filmmaker who is not actually a full-fledged Canuck, is having a good year. And that's despite the fact that Clark's most successful film, "Porky's," was nudged aside…