Victor Loewy

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Alliance Films hits the auction block

Goldman Sachs Capital Partners and Investissement Quebec have put their stakes in Canada’s largest indie film distributor in play.


Loewy bullish on Canadian film market: ‘We’re expanding’

The Maple Pictures acquisition is the latest sign Alliance Films is feeling good about the Canadian movie distribution game.

Victor Loewy

Victor Loewy to receive Montreal World Film Fest tribute

The Alliance Films boss will be honoured in Montreal, where he first started out as a film distributor in the early 1970s.


Alliance Films acquisition of Maple Pictures closes

Alliance topper Victor Loewy says staffing cuts will be minimal: “There will be a surprisingly high number of people that we’re keeping.”

Victor Loewy

How Alliance Films turned the table on rivals to acquire Maple

Lionsgate’s sale of Maple Pictures to Alliance Films follows an industry shakeup and consolidation that has redrawn the Canadian film distribution sector.

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Industry debates Netflix Canada, other OTT services

The Netflix Canada debate continued to dominate the Banff World Media Festival, with industry players warning against so-called over-the-top digital platforms.

Victor Loewy

Decade in Review: Distributor of the Decade

Distributor of the decade Victor Loewy sees survival in staying one step ahead.