Local biz hopes re-opening of film office will restore state as production magnet
The docu draws on the high drama of the times it covers.
A fledgling bicoastal facilities-management group has formally taken over the ownership and operation of Culver Studios and a nearby office building from Sony. Lehman Bros., Pacifica Ventures and…
Pacifica Film Development has promoted Linda Benjamin and Chris Dubrow to the posts of co-president. The IMF-backed company is a wholly owned subsid of Internationalmedia and Intermedia.
With Buena Vista Film Sales no longer financing Destination Films' "The Wedding Planner," Pacifica Entertainment has stepped in to bankroll the film -- estimated to have a $35 million budget -- while…