With Sony DADC set to exit the sector early next year, Arrow Films today announced the launch of a new physical distribution service for the home entertainment category.
The horror genre has been buoyant since FrightFest first took place at the Prince Charles cinema, off London’s Leicester Square, in 2000 but it is only now that the studios have really begun to sit up and pay attention, says the event’s Co-Director Alan Jones. Christopher Barrett reports.
As it refocuses its strategy on its core catalogue and new release genre business, Arrow Films announced a raft of new hires including the appointment of former Fusion Media Sales exec Phil Davis as Director of Sales.
Arrow Films announced it has refocused its strategy on its core catalogue and genre business and, as a result, long-serving Acquisitions Director Tom Stewart and Marketing Director Jon Sadler have left the company.
Arrow Films’ long-serving Marketing Director Jon Sadler (left) and Acquisitions Director Tom Stewart (right) have left indie distributor.