Social change is the name of the game at Participant, which has been producing issue-oriented features and docus since it was founded in 2004.
Veteran executive Robert Kessel has joined Participant Media as senior VP of production. He will report to Jonathan King, Participant's exec VP of production, and manage the development, production…
The Indian Film Festival Los Angeles will salute Universal TV's Bela Bajaria, Participant's Christopher Gebhardt and producer Guneet Monga on April 11 at its sixth annual Leadership Awards, which…
Participant Media continues to structure the exec ranks for its forthcoming cable net, adding Holly Hines as senior veepee of scripted programming.
In its second high-profile deal in a key and expanding overseas film region announced in just one week, Jeff Skoll's Participant Media is teaming with the Doha Film Institute to jointly create a $100…
In a milestone for Latin American film production, Jeff Skoll's Participant Media is partnering with three of the region's highest-profile players -- Mexico's Canana Films, Colombia's Dynamo and…
In a milestone move for Latin American film production, Jeff Skoll's Participant Media is partnering with three of the region top-flight players -- Mexico's Canana Films, Colombia's Dynamo and…
Brakin's recent high-profile finance/distribution deals include "Lincoln" with DreamWorks, "Promised Land" with Focus Features, "The Help" with DreamWorks, "Contagion" with Warner Bros. and "The Best…
Participant Media has hired Strike Entertainment's Gabrielle Neimand as VP of production, bolstering its ranks as part of the banner's plan to bring four to six narrative films to the screen per year.
Participant Media said Tuesday it is buying an equity stake in Cineflix Media, its first major push into television since naming IFC and Sundance topper Evan Shapiro to lead that business.