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Global co-production guide: P – T

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Park Entertainment
50-51 Conduit St., 4th Floor
London, W1S 2YT, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7434-4176
Fax: +44-20-7434-4179
Email: sales@parkentertainment.com
Web site: http://www.parkentertainment.com
Contacts: Jim Howell, CEO; Simon Barnes, head of film sales; Linda Vezzoli, sales and marketing manager
Biz: Financier, distributor and sales agent for independently produced feature film and television programming.
Recent pics: “Charlie Jade,” “Goose!” “Bob the Butler”
Advice: We are always interested in projects with a good package and substantial attachments.


Participant Prods.

335 Maple Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: (323) 550-5100
Fax: (323) 550-5106
Email: info@participantproductions.com
Web site: http://www.participantproductions.com
Contacts: Chris Adams, chief vision officer and senior VP business development; Michael Roban, executive VP, business affairs and operations; Chris Salvaterra, exec VP of production
Biz: Company focuses on facilitating socially relevant, commercially viable feature films and documentaries.
Recent pics: “American Gun”
Advice: We don’t accept unsolicited manuscripts or projects.


Patriot Advisors

9065 Nemo St.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone: (310) 274-0745
Fax: (310) 274-0925
Email: m1@patriotadvisors.com
Web site: www. patriotadvisors.com
Contacts: Michael Mendelsohn, prexy; Sam Duff and Denise Hahn, executive assistants
Biz: Boutique merchant banking firm with a focus on entertainment and media financing for major corporate entities, project finance, and emerging new media growth sectors. Types of finance: bank production loans, gap financing, receivables financing, European tax-based production financing, equity and mezzanine financing. Projects sought: major studio domestic for 35% of budget; director- or talent-driven independent pictures. Genres: big-budget sci-fi-actioners, romance, horror, crime and military.
Recent pics: “Lord of War,”
“Open Mic,” “A Gay Love Story”
Advice: Submit a package-film finance checklist, script, synopsis, talent info, budget and foreign sales.


Periscope Entertainment

6565 Sunset Blvd., Suite 426
Hollywood, CA 90028
Phone: (323) 462-8002
Fax: (323) 462-6335
Web site: ww.periscopeentertainment.com
Contacts: David Guy Levy, CEO/co-founder; Gregory Leonarczyk, CFO/co-founder
Biz: Develops, produces and delivers quality entertainment at low cost. Also deals in completion financing and distribution.
Recent pics: “Vinyl,” “London Fields”
Advice: Call us.


Plastercity Prods.

1680 N. Vine St., Suite 605
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Phone: (323) 469-8500
Fax: (323) 469-7500
Email: info@plastercity.com
Web site: http://www.plastercity.com
Contacts: Christopher Coppola, prexy; Nick Paine, head of production
Recent pics: “Palmer’s Pick-Up,” “The Creature of the Sunny Side-Up Trailer Park”
Advice: Script submissions should go through the Web site.


Plum Pictures

141 Fifth Ave., Suite 8N
New York, NY 10010
Phone: (212) 529-5820
Fax: (212) 529-5824
Email: plumpic@plumpic.com
Web site: http://www.plumpic.com
Contacts: Celine Rattray, Galt Niederhoffer, Daniela Taplin
Biz: Produces projects of any budget and raises financing from appropriate sources.
Recent pics: “Lonesome Jim,” “The Baxter”
Advice: Success is 90% passion and 10% luck.


Popcorn Movies

7095 Hollywood Blvd., Suite 789
Hollywood, CA 90028
Phone: (310) 849-7117
Fax: (310) 691-8147
Email: Deville@nokiatv.com
Contacts: Vincent de Ville, CEO
Biz: Specializes in American-European co-productions. Assists in setting up co-production deals and submitting applications to funds.
Recent pics: “Semmelweis”
Advice: Filmmakers should submit a one-page description of the project by email, detailing talent attachments and financing, and a one-paragraph synopsis.


Portman Film & Television

21-25 St. Anne’s Court
London, W1F 0BJ, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7494-8024
Fax: +44-20-7494-8046
Email: sales@portmanfilm.com
Web site: http://www.portmanfilm.com
Contacts: Tristan Whalley, Jenifer Landor
Biz: Agency focuses on the packaging, financing, marketing and international sales of feature films and television drama. Each year four to six features are sourced, primarily from the U.K., U.S., Australia and New Zealand.
Recent pics: “Omagh,” “A Way of Life,” “Bullet Boy”


Producciones Odeon

Rio Mixcoac 206-62B, Col. Acacias
03240 Mexico, D.F. Mexico
Phone: +5255-5534-4945
Fax: +5255-5659-2659
Email: odeon@prodigy.net.mx
Contact: Eva Lopez-Sanchez
Biz: Low-budget films.
Recent pics: “Francisca (…de que lado estas?),” “3.3,” “Women”
Advice: We are interested in fresh stories.


Rainstorm Entertainment
16027 Ventura Blvd., Suite 600
Encino, CA 91436
Phone: (818) 784-7500
Fax: (818) 382-3445
Email: steve@rainstormentertainment.com
Web site: http://www.rainstormentertainment.
com
Contacts: Steven G. Kaplan, prexy-producer; Gregg L. Daniel, producer-creative affairs
Biz: Develops, finances, produces and sells theatrical motion pictures in the budget range of less than $5 million or more than $10 million.
Recent pics: “Terror Tract,” “The Big Empty,” “The F Word”
Advice: Open submission with release of treatment/synopsis initially. No scripts.


Rebel Planet Prods.

289 S. Robertson Blvd., Suite 700
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: (310) 535-4999
Email: rebelplanetforce@aol.com
Web site: http://www.rebelplanet.com
Contacts: Robert Townsend, Gloria Gifford, co-prexys/co-founders; Roderick Plummer, prexy of production
Biz: Production studio works on full-length feature films from inception to production and release.
Advice: No unsolicited materials.


Recorded Picture Co.

7001 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
24 Hanway St.
London W1T 1UH, U.K.
Phone: (323) 937-0733, + 44-20-7636-2251
Fax: (323) 936-4913, + 44-20-7636-2261
Email: rpc@recordedpicture.com
Web site: http://www.recordedpicture.com
Contacts: Alexandra Stone, head of development; Hercules Bellville, creative affairs; Peter Watson, managing director
Biz: Budgets range from $6 million-$60 million, split financed with foreign pre-sales handled through HanWay, our foreign sales company, international co-productions, equity and banking.
Recent pics: “The Dreamers,” “Young Adam,” “Sexy Beast”
Advice: Filmmakers can approach us through their agents or legal representation.


Reel Pictures

1710 First Ave., Suite 300
New York, NY 10128
Phone: (917) 747-3992
Fax: (917) 747-3993
Email: information@reel-pictures.com
Web site: http://www.reel-pictures.com
Contacts: William Medici, principal; Colin Sims, director of production; Ross Anderson, director of development
Biz: Specializes in developing and producing film and television properties for North American and European territories. Budgets between $5 million and $15 million.
Recent pics: “Gladio,” “I Am the Wind,” “Office”
Advice: Email only.


Regent Entertainment

10990 Wilshire Blvd., Penthouse
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (310) 806-4288
Fax: (310) 806-4268
Email: ggeorge@regententertainment.com
Web site: http://www.regententertainment.com
Contacts: Gene George, prexy; Meggan Kimberley, senior VP, sales; Eric Bernstein, sales consultant
Biz: Leading supplier of action/disaster telefilms to the international marketplace.
Recent pics: “The Hunting of the President,” “Fault Line,” “Found”
Advice: We are looking for quality scripts to develop in the action/disaster, thriller and family genres.


Renaissance Films

34 -34 Berwick St.
London, W1F 8RP, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7287-5190
Fax: +44-20-7287-5191
Email: info@renaissance-films.com
Web site: http://www.renaissance-films.com
Contacts: Angus Finney, managing director; Claire Taylor, head of international sales; Iain Canning, acquisitions executive
Biz: Development, financing, acquisition and international distribution of feature films for the international marketplace.
Recent pics: “We Don’t Live Here Anymore,” “Pobby and Dingan,” “Shooting Dogs”
Advice: We are looking for packaged projects with a director attached. Please contact Iain Canning.


Revelations Entertainment

301 Arizona Ave., Suite 303
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone: (310) 394-3131
Fax: (310) 394-3133
Email: info@revelationsentertainment.com
Web site: http://www.revelationsentertainment.com
Contacts: Morgan Freeman, prexy; Lori McCreary, CEO; Yvette Taylor, executive VP
Biz: Creative content and technology for films.


Rigel Entertainment

4201 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 555
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: (323) 954-8555
Fax: (323) 954-8592
Email: info@rigel.tv
Web site: http://www.rigel.tv
Contacts: John Laing, prexy; Kristie Smith, sales; Joseph Ruggieri, development
Biz: International and domestic sales agent, distribution of completed material, production and co-productions of action films, family entertainment and documentaries.
Recent pics: “Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon,” “Cinderella Man,” “The Aviator”
Advice: Send project summaries via email.


Roberts/David Films

100 Universal City Plaza, T6139
Universal City, CA 91608
Phone: (818) 733-2143
Fax: (818) 733-1551
Email: info@robertsdavid.com
Web site: robertsdavidfilms.com
Contacts: Mark Roberts, Lorena David, partners; Max Velez, creative executive
Biz: Specializes in comedy, horror, thriller, and action
Recent pics: “Strangers With Candy: The Movie,” “Extreme Dating,” “Poor White Trash”
Advice: Query letter, no unsolicited submissions.


Roissy Films

58 rue Pierre Charron
Paris 75008, France
Phone: +33-1-5353-5050
Fax: +33-1-4289-2693
Email: contact@roissyfilms.com
Web site: http://www.roissyfilms.com
Contacts: Raphael Berdugo, prexy
Biz: Selected co-productions of original arthouse features with international appeal.
Recent pics: “Eros,” “Respiro,” “The Dog, the General, and the Birds.”
Advice: Send brief description of projects with synopsis and key names.


Royal Bank of Scotland

Mayfair Media Center
65 Piccadilly
London, W1A 2PP, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7290-4624
Fax: +44-20-7290-4692
Web site: http://www.rbs.co.uk
Contacts: Lee Beasley, Julian Kilsby, associate directors; Karl Dye, manager
Biz: Provides contract discounting and gap finance on films generally up to $24 million budget.
Advice: Please phone us first to discuss your project.


Salty Features
104 W. 14th St.
New York, NY 10011
Phone: (212) 924-1601
Fax: (212) 924-2306
Email: info@saltyfeatures.com
Web site: http://www.saltyfeatures.com
Contacts: Eva Kolodner, Yael Melamede, principals
Biz: Independent feature-film production company.
Recent pics: “Evergreen,” “Boys Don’t Cry,” “Rhinoceros Eyes”
Advice: Look at our Web site to get a sense of our tastes and scope before sending us material.


Samuelson Prods.

10401 Wyton Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (310) 208-1000
Fax: (310) 208-2809
Email: petersam@who.net
Web site: http://www.oscarwilde.com
Contacts: Peter Samuelson, Marc Samuelson, partners; Viktorjua Parr, executive assistant
Biz: Production.
Recent pics: “The Libertine,” “The Gathering,” “Arlington Road”
Advice: We do not accept unsolicited scripts or treatments.


Scion Films

18 Soho Square
London, W1D 3QL, U.K.
Phone: +44-20-7025-8003
Fax: +44-20-7025-8133
Email: info@scionfilms.com
Web site: http://www.scionfilms.com
Contacts: Julia Blackman, Jeff Abberley, partners; Megan Davis, head of legal and production
Biz: Provides production finance on a number of high-quality feature films each year. Scion also co-produces and produces; it prefers projects in the £5 million-£15 million ($8.8 million-$27 million) range.
Recent pics: “The Phantom of the Opera,” “Pride and Prejudice,” “Monsieur N”
Advice: Send your synopsis and script, finance plan, full budget, key cast and crew and details of sales agent to us.


Screen Gems

10202 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
Phone: (310) 244-4000
Fax: (310) 244-2037
Web site: http://www.sonypictures.com
Contacts: Clint Culpepper, prexy; Stacy Cramer, senior VP; Benedict Carver, senior VP, acquisitions and co-productions; Gilbert Dumontet, senior VP, production and business affairs
Recent pics: “Underworld,” “You Got Served,” “Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid”


Senator Intl.

8666 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: (310) 360-1441
Fax: (310) 360-1447
Email: info@senatorinternational.com
Contacts: Joe Drake, prexy; Brian Goldsmith, chief finance officer/executive VP of operations; Nathan Kahane, executive VP of motion pictures
Biz: Financing, production and distribution of feature films; no budget limitations.
Recent pics: “Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle,” “The Grudge,” “Boogeyman”
Advice: Material is king.


Serenade Films

2901 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 217
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone: (310) 452-3335
Fax: (310) 452-0108
Email: serenade@serenadefilms.com
Web site: http://www.serenadefilms.com
Contacts: Leslie Urdang and Michael Nozik, producers; Nick Goodwin-Self, co-producer
Biz: Serenade produces and fully finances movies budgeted up to $500,000.
Recent pics: “The Great New Wonderful”
Advice: If a filmmaker is not represented, or does not have a direct contact to the company, resumes and synopses of scripts may be sent via fax or email.


Serendipity Point Films

9 Price St.
Toronto, Ontario, M3W 1Z1, Canada
Phone: (416) 960-0300
Fax: (416) 960-8656
Email: wsaffer@serendipitypoint.com
Web site: http://www.serendipitypoint.com
Contacts: Robert Lantos, producer; Mark Musselman, head of business and legal affairs; Julia Rosenberg, head of development and production
Biz: Motion picture production.
Recent pics: “Being Julia,” “The Statement,” “Ararat”
Advice: Please mail your correspondence, including talent attached, to the attention of Julia Rosenberg.


75 Films
Phone: (212) 321-2726
Fax: (212) 524-9281
Email: SeventyFiveFilms@hotmail.com
Web site: http://www.75films.com
Contacts: Jennifer Elster, Lewis Helfer, writers-directors-producers
Biz: Develops, finances and produces feature films.
Recent pics: “Life on the Ledge,” “Particles of Truth”
Advice: Approach us via agents and managers.


Severe Features

11 Rosebank Road
Avondale, Auckland, New Zealand
Phone: +64-9-820-2368
Email: severe@paradise.net.nz
Contact: Leanne Saunders, producer
Biz: Produces films and television commercials.
Recent pics: “Christmas”


Shadow Films

Suite 235, Private Bag X 31
Saxonwold 2132, Gauteng Province
South Africa
Phone: + 27-11-447-3960
Fax: + 27-11-447-8352
Email: david@shadowfilms.co.za
Web site: http://www.shadowfilms.co.za
Contacts: David Forbes, executive producer-director- cameraman; Rachel Thomas, producer
Biz: Commercials and docs.
Advice: Call David on his mobile (+27-82-450-8003) and follow up via email.


Shaya Moya Film Prods.

12 St. Johns Ave.
Glenwood, Durban, 4001, South Africa
Phone: +27-31-201-4673
Fax: +27-31-201-4673
Mobile: +27-83-270-1565
Email: shayamoya@eject.co.za
Web site: http://www.shayamoyafilm
productions.co.za
Contact: Michael Inglesby, producer-director-cameraman
Biz: Complete service for features, commercials, documentaries corporates, live events (music) and musicvideos.


Shochiku

4-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku
Togeki Bldg., 12th Floor,
Tokyo 104-8422, Japan
Phone: +81-3-5550-1623
Fax: +81-3-5550-1654
Email: ibd@shochiku.co.jp
Web site: http://www.shochikufilms.com (English), http://www.shochiku.co.jp (Japanese)
Contacts: Takeo Hisamatsu, managing director, production and theatrical distribution; Masaki Koga, head, international business division
Biz: A vertically integrated entertainment entity, encompassing feature film and television production, theatrical distribution of Japanese and foreign motion pictures, worldwide sales, exhibition, DVD and homevideo distribution and Kabuki theater.
Recent pics: “Casshern,” “Quill,” “Heaven’s Bookstore”


Shoreline Entertainment

1875 Century Park East, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Phone: (310) 551-2060
Fax: (310) 201-0729
Email: info@shorelineentertainment.com
Web site: ww.shorelineentertainment.com
Contacts: Morris Ruskin, prexy; Sam Eigen, director of worldwide distribution; Steve Macy, manager
Biz: Film production and sales agency company divided into two. Watermark banner is dedicated to cast-driven, commercially viable, high-quality films. Riptide banner is devoted to thriller, horror, and action.
Recent pics: “Marilyn Hotchkiss’ Ballroom Dancing and Charm School,” “Constellation,” “Kalamazoo?”
Advice: Email us.


Showtime Independent Films

1633 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
10880 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA, 90024
Phone: (212) 708-1600, (310) 234-5200
Fax: (310) 234-5393
Web site: http://www.sho.com
Contacts: Robert Greenblatt, prexy of entertainment; Matthew Duda, executive VP of program acquisitions, planning and distribution; Ann Foley, executive VP of programming
Biz: The network works with established specialty producers and directors to create low-budget films for theatrical premiere.
Recent pics: “Speak,” “Baadasssss!” “Bereft”
Advice: We are looking for spectacular scripts with singular voices.


Silverscreen Films

259 Wakefield St.,
Te Aro, Wellington, New Zealand
Phone: +64-4-384-9805
Fax: +64-4-385-1804
Email: dreynolds@silverscreenfilms.com
Web site: http://www.silverscreenfilms.co.nz
Contacts: Don Reynolds, CEO; Geoff Dixon, chairman; Richard Fletcher, head of production.
Biz: Provides financing and production expertise for feature films and TV drama.
Recent pics: “Peaches,” “Spooked,” “River Queen”
Advice: Provide us initially with a synopsis of the project and brief CV of the experience of the personnel involved.


Simsie Films/Media Savant

1977 Coldwater Canyon Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: (310) 271-0777
Fax: (310) 271-7439
Email: simsie@earthlink.net
Contacts: Gwen Field, prexy
Biz: Produces specialty films.
Recent pics: “Young Blades,” “Reflections in the Dark,” “Patti Rocks”
Advice: Send an inquiry letter via snail mail.


Single Cell Pictures

1016 N. Palm Ave.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone: (310) 360-7600
Fax: (310) 360-7011
Contacts: Sandy Stern, Justin Marks
Biz: A hands-on production company with a first-look deal at United Artists.
Recent pics: “13 Conversations About One Thing,” “Being John Malkovich,” “Saved!”
Advice: Unsolicited material (one-page description) best sent via fax or through traditional agency submission.


Snapping Turtle Prods.
3605 Lowry Road
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Phone: (323) 665- 8412
Email: stpinc@aol.com
Contact: Richard Sweren
Biz: Creative and financial support for quality low-budget independent films.
Recent pics: “Boricua”
Advice: Completed script with one-page synopsis.


Sobini Films

c/o Lions Gate Entertainment
2700 Colorado Ave., Suite 510B
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: (310) 449-9200
Fax: (310) 255-2110
Contacts: Mark Amin, owner-producer; Cami Winikoff, prexy; Robin Schorr, prexy of production
Biz: Company develops and packages its own projects. All budget ranges. All kinds of films, from low-budget independent films to wide-release mainstream films.
Recent pics: “The Prince and Me,” “Dark Sister,” “Peaceful Warrior”
Advice: No unsolicited material accepted.


Solo Entertainment

9350 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 212
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: (310) 205-6262
Fax: (310) 205-6264
Email: lucas.jarach@solo-ent.com
Contacts: Christian Halsey Solomon, CEO; Lee Solomon, COO; Lucas Jarach, VP of sales and acquisitions
Biz: International production, distribution, financing and consulting company with offices in Beverly Hills, New York and Rome.
Recent pics: “Igby Goes Down,” “Historias minimas,” “Mother Theresa”
Advice: An email with information about the project is best. We don’t accept any unsolicited material.


Sony Pictures Classics

550 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10022
Phone: (212) 833-8833
Fax: (212) 833-8844
Web site: http://www.sonyclassics.com
Contacts: Dylan Leiner, senior VP, acquisitions and production; Dori Begley, manager of acquisitions
Biz: Specializes in the co-production, financing, acquisition, marketing and distribution of prestigious English-language and foreign-language independent films.
Recent pics: “White Countess,” “Imaginary Heroes,” “House of Flying Daggers”


South Pacific Pictures

P.O. Box 104-124
Lincoln North, Auckland, New Zealand
Phone: +64-9-839-0999
Fax: +64-9-839-0990
Email: drama@spp.co.nz
Web site: http://www.southpacificpictures.com
Contacts: John Barnett, managing director; Simon Bennett, head of drama
Biz: Produces film and television drama. Recent pics: “Whale Rider,” “The Secret of Life,” “Sione’s Wedding”
Advice: For further information on studio hire, and submissions to our development department, see our Web site. For general inquiries, email us.


Star Lady Prods.

36 Grant Ave.
Norwood 2192, Johannesburg, South Africa
Phone: +27-11-728-5135, (310) 289-0170
Fax: +27-11-728-2700
Email: lynnepix@myweb.co.za
Contacts: Lynne Widgerow, executive producer; Ksana Golod, producer
Biz: Works on feature films and TV series ideally in the $8 million-$25 million range. Also specializes in finance for co-productions and provides production services.
Recent pics: “Tarzan” (TV series), “Saxman,” “Treasure Hunters”
Advice: Best to contact us via above email and call L.A. office.


Starry Night Entertainment

975 Park Ave., 10C
New York, NY 10028
16931 Dearborn St.
Northridge, CA 91343
Fax: (212) 794-6150, (818) 895-8415
Email: StarryNightEntertainment@
msn.com
Contacts: Craig M. Saavedra, Michael Shulman, partners
Biz: New York- and L.A.-based film production and development company that seeks to bridge the worlds of stage and screen by focusing on projects with appeal in both areas. Self-finances literate, character-driven films in the $1.5 million-$3.5 million range.
Advice: The further along your package (viable elements attached; more than just a pitch or treatment), the easier it is for us to invest/greenlight.


Stick Figure Prods.

6 W. 18th St., 11th Floor,
New York, NY 10011
Phone: (212) 277-3600
Fax: (212) 277-3611
Email: stickfigureprod@aol.com
Web site: http://www.stickfigureproductions.com
Contacts: Steven Cantor, prexy; Daniel Laikind, VP; Owen Levin, COO
Biz: Docus and narrative pics
Recent pics: “Family Bonds,” “Amish in the City” (TV)
Advice: Email pitch@stickfigure
productions.com


Storm Entertainment

127 Broadway, Suite 200
Santa Monica, CA 90048
Phone: (310) 656-2500
Fax: (310) 656-2510
Email: storment95@aol.com
Web site: http://www.stormentertainment.com
Contacts: H. Michael Heuser, prexy-CEO; Kourosh Esmailzadeh, associate
Biz: Film finance, production and worldwide distribution.
Recent pics: “Preacher,” “Heidi,” “Crusade in Jeans”
Advice: Email us.


Story Brokers
P.O. Box 144
Hollywood, CA 90078-0144
Phone: (323) 549-9300
Contacts: G.A. Cabot, acquisitions and packaging; Crystal Gilmore, research and development
Biz: Acquires true-story properties and partners with actor-owned production companies for actors to star in or produce/direct.
Recent pics: “The George Jones Story,” “The Laci Peterson Story, “Rock ‘n’ Roll ‘n’ More: The Little Richard Story”
Advice: Be brief and clear and understand that we only deal with true-story properties.


Submarine Entertainment

132 Crosby St., Suite 8
New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212) 625-1410
Fax: (212) 625-9931
Email: josh@submarine.com
Web site: http://www.submarine.com
Contacts: Josh Braun, Dan Braun, co-prexys
Biz: Film sales and consulting company with a focus on selling nonfiction narrative films.
Recent pics: “Easy Riders, Raging Bulls,” “Supersize Me”
Advice: Email us with a description of your project and its current status.


Summit Entertainment

1630 Stewart St., Suite 120
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: (310) 309-8400
Fax: (310) 828-4132
Email: Reception@summit-ent.com
Biz: Production and international distribution
Recent pics: “The Alibi”
Advice: Send a treatment via email.
Syndicate
100 Universal City Plaza, Bldg. 3115
Universal City, CA 91608
Phone: (818) 733-2755
Fax: (818) 733-2754
Web site: http://www.the-syndicate.us
Contacts: Gareth West, James Henney-Partner, Ari Palitz, partners
Biz: Produces high-concept, low-budget films with name talent in the $1 million-$3 million range for theatrical and home entertainment market.
Recent pics: “Unbeatable Harold,” “In the Club,” “Sweetwater”
Advice: We will take a one-page synopsis of finished scripts by produced writers.


Syndicate Films Intl.

10850 Wilshire Blvd., 6th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: (310) 234-0909
Fax: (310) 234-0902
Email: info@syndicate-films.com
Contacts: David Glasser, prexy; Lisa Wilson, prexy of distribution; Maile Baird, creative executive
Biz: Syndicate reps the interests of film producers and their projects to the foreign marketplace.
Recent pics: “Hostage,” “Thumbsucker,” “Haven”


Taurus Entertainment Co.
1149 N. Gower St.
Hollywood, CA
Phone: (323) 785-2500
Fax: (323) 785-2501
Email: taurusec@aol.com
Web site: taurus-entertainment.com
Contacts: James Dudelson, prexy-CEO; Robert Dudelson, prexy-COO; Ana Clavell, VP production
Biz: Production, distribution and post services company.
Recent pics: “Day of the Dead 2: Contagium,” “Horror 102,” “Creepshow”
Advice: Best way to approach us is by email.


Tele Munchen/Concorde Film

Kaufinger Strasse 24
D-80331 Munich, Germany
Phone: +49-89-290-930
Fax: +49-89-290-93109
Email: zimmer@tmg.de
Web site: http://www.concorde-film.de
Contacts: Markus Zimmer
Biz: Feature film acquisition, production and co-production.
Recent pics: “Rosenstrasse,” “Bergkristall,” “Tomb Raider”
Advice: We are interested in high-quality mainstream and arthouse projects with solid commercial potential for the German market.


This Is That Corp.

417 Canal St., 4th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 601-5900
Fax: (212) 601-5916
Email: info@thisisthatmail.com
Contacts: Anthony Bregman, Anne Carey, Ted Hope, partners/producers
Biz: Produces features in all genres and budgets.
Recent pics: “A Dirty Shame,” “The Door in the Floor,” “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”
Advice: Believe in and know what your project is about.


Thousand Words

9100 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 404E
Beverly Hills, CA 90012
Phone: (310) 859-8330
Fax: (310) 859-8333
Contacts: Jesse Johnston, director of development; Stephanie Lewis, creative exec
Biz: Feature film production, finance company. Average budgets of $15 million or under.
Recent pics: “A Scanner Darkly,” “The Clearing,” “The United States of Leland.”
Advice: If you are interested in submitting a screenplay for our consideration, please fax or mail a one- or two-page synopsis of the script along with a resume, a list of any people or companies attached to the project and the release form that can be found on our Web site.


3210 Films
1426 Brockton Ave., Suite 302
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: (310) 479-6400
Fax: (425) 955-1840
Email: info@3210films.com
Web site: http://www.3210films.com
Contacts: Brandon Hogan, director of development; Jesse Newhouse, Bennet Davlin, Anthony Badalucco, executives
Biz: Produces mainstream film and television projects.
Recent pics: “Memore,” “Omega Kids”
Advice: It’s best to approach our company via email. We don’t accept unsolicited submissions.


Threshold Entertainment

1649 11th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: (310) 452-8899
Fax: (310) 452-0736
Contacts: Kristy Scanlan, VP development; Larry Kasanoff, chairman-CEO; Hanna Schmieder, director of marketing
Biz: Company develops, manages, produces and publishes intellectual properties in all media.
Recent pics: “Ninja Scroll,” “Mortal Kombat,””Foodfight”
Advice: Submissions must go through Writers Guild of America signatory agency.


Thrive Pictures

1024 N. Orange Drive, Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Phone: (323) 308-3555
Fax: (323) 308-3556
Email: info@thrivepictures.com
Web site: http://www.thrivegroup.com
Contacts: Ricardo Vinas, chairman; Bryan Brucks, prexy
Biz: Focuses on films in the $1 million-$10 million range that are director- or music-driven material with an edge.
Advice: Contact us through representation.


Timewarp Films
12 Moray Court
Baltimore, MD 21236
Phone/Fax: (410) 239-5034
Email: timewarpfilms@aol.com
Web site: http://www.timewarpfilms.com
Contacts: Don Dohler, prexy; Joe Ripple, VP
Biz: Low-budget pictures.
Recent pics: “Harvesters,” “Stakes,” “Vampire Sisters”


Tricolor Films

3003 Exposition Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: (310) 586-1737
Fax: (310) 586-1747
Email: info@tricolorfilms.com
Web site: http://www.tricolorfilms.com
Contacts: Sushil Tyagi, prexy
Biz: Focused on developing and co-producing feature films based on stories from India, aimed at a Western audience.
Recent pics: “Hari om,” “Taj Mahal”


Trigger Street Prods.
Los Angeles, CA
Web site: http://www.triggerstreet.com
Contacts: Dana Brunetti, prexy; Ross Partridge, creative executive
Biz: Develops character-driven stories for film, theater and television.
Advice: Email.


TriStar Pictures

10202 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
Phone: (310) 244-7658
Fax: (310) 244-4813
Email: danielle_rosenfeld@spe.sony.com
Web site: sonypictures.com
Contacts: Valerie VanGalder, prexy; Marc Weinstock, senior VP; Danielle Rosenfeld, VP publicity
Biz: Full-service marketing and distribution, negative pickups and acquisitions.
Recent pics: “Resident Evil: Apocalypse,” “Lords of Dogtown,” “Oliver Twist”
Advice: Submissions accepted through managers, agents and attorneys with relationships to the executives.


Troma Entertainment
733 9th Ave.
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 757-4555
Fax: (212) 399-9885
Web site: http://www.troma.com
Contacts: Lloyd Kaufman, prexy; Michael Herz, VP
Biz: Distributes and produces films in all genres.

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