Michael Paszt

Nail in the Coffin -v2

How Nail in the Coffin is helping Raven Banner with its next step

Raven Banner managing partner Michael Paszt discusses how his feature directorial debut came together and what it means for the distributor and international sales agent.

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Vincenzo Natali’s latest to world premiere at Fantastic Fest

The Texas festival will also host the world premiere of Super Channel original documentary Nail in the Coffin: The Fall and Rise of Vampiro.

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Northern Banner picks up Cory Bowles’ Black Cop

The acquisition comes two months after Samuel Goldwyn Films took the U.S. distribution rights to the psychological drama.

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Raven Banner pacts with 9 Light, Red Square

The new production entity Hangar 18 Media aims to leverage the companies’ development, production and distribution businesses to create original content.

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Distributors’ TIFF-lists

Execs from eOne, Raven Banner and Elevation dish on what they’re looking for at this year’s fest.

The Wiggles

Deals: Corus, Raven Banner, Portfolio

Corus Entertainment’s Treehouse inks a wide-ranging deal with Australian Broadcasting Corporation for its preschool property The Wiggles, plus more.

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Northern Banner acquires Hello Destroyer

The pickup comes ahead of the film’s world premiere in TIFF ’16′s Discovery program.

I Am Thor

Raven Banner acquires I Am Thor

The Toronto-based indie has picked up the Canadian distribution rights to the USA/Canada/Finland/Sweden copro.

Embrace of the Serpent

Northern Banner picks up Embrace of the Serpent

The specialty label of Raven Banner has acquired the Canadian rights to the Ciro Guerra feature.

El Gigante

Raven Banner boards El Gigante

The deal between Vancouver’s Luchagore Productions and Raven Banner was made at Fantasia Film Festival.

The Editor

Raven Banner picks up The Editor

The Toronto-based distributor has secured the Canadian rights to the Adam Brooks- and Matthew Kennedy-directed horror comedy.

The Witch

Scythia Films copro The Witch sells to A24 at Sundance

Playback‘s Sundance blogger Alan Bacchus talks to Daniel Bekerman of Scythia Films about The Witch (pictured), coproduced with NY-based Parts and Labor.