Lia Buman has been named exec VP of acquisitions at newly minted distributor FilmDistrict.
Peter Schlessel President Gk Films
FilmDistrict has set an Oct. 28 opening for "The Rum Diary," starring Johnny Depp and based on the Hunter S. Thompson novel.
Veteran buyers unveil raft of new distribution labels at the fest.
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Peter Schlessel and Bob Berney's newly formed FilmDistrict is teaming with TriStar Pictures on "Soul Surfer," based on the real-life story of surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm during a shark…
Continuing to expand its senior management ranks, Graham King's GK Films has hired a pair of veteran feature execs.
Distribution vet Bob Berney is in talks with prolific producer-financier Graham King to help launch a theatrical distribution operation, according to an informed source.
Graham King has inked a three-year, multi-film output pact with Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group.