Magazine article Screen International

A24 Film Venture Launches in New York

Magazine article Screen International

A24 Film Venture Launches in New York

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UPDATE: Daniel Katz, David Fenkel and John Hodges announced the new distribution, financing and production entity on Monday (20)

A24 will acquire finished films and finance and produce its own slate. The principals aim to distribute eight to ten titles each year, some of which will receive wide theatrical release.

The venture is backed by US-based private equity and the first film on the slate is expected to be announced later this week.

"We see an exciting opportunity right now for movies in the domestic space especially given all the new ways to target moviegoers and the changes that are happening in the marketplace," the trio said. "We are looking forward to working with great storytellers to bring their films to audiences."

Katz led the film finance group at Guggenheim Partners where he participated in more than $500mm of film, TV and digital financing transactions, including The Social Network, Zombieland, the Twilight franchise and Tenderness. …

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