About

Penney Finkelman Cox

Production and Animation

Co-Founder and Executive VP of Sony Animation; former Co-Head of DreamWorks Animation; Multi-faceted producer of both live-action and animated features, including Academy Award winning Shrek.

Jean-Louis Rubin

International Finance and Distribution

U.S. Representative of Audiovisual Properties Management of Geneva, previously Senior VP of Largo Entertainment and President of 20th Century Fox’s International Distribution and Marketing; extensive experience acquiring material and facilitating international distribution and marketing.

Kevin Goetz

Studio and Independent Film Market Research Expert

Hollywood insiders including nearly every major studio head, independent film executive and producer in the movie business call Kevin Goetz prior to a film's release to analyze how effective their marketing campaigns are, in addition to predicting box office success. The Los Angeles Times dubbed Goetz "The Doctor of Audience-ology" and named him one of the 100 most powerful and influential people in Southern California. The Los Angeles Times dubbed Kevin "The Doctor of Audience-ology" and named him one of the 100 most powerful and influential people in Southern California.

Buffy Shutt

Marketing and Publishing

Former Executive Vice President of Marketing at Participant Media; former marketing head at Columbia and Universal Pictures.

Bruce Snyder

Distribution Executive

A 36-year veteran of Twentieth Century Fox and the executive who has overseen the studio’s domestic distribution activities.
Snyder also serves on the board of directors for such charities as The Will Roger Motion Picture Pioneer Foundation and Variety Children’s Charity. He’s the recipient of the Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens “Man of the Year” and the Show “E” award given annually by the ShowEast Convention.

Patricia Whitcher

Physical Production

One of the most sought after line-producers in the business with an extensive knowledge of the demands of physical production; produces for major directors such as Steven Spielberg and James Cameron and is currently producing Joss Whedon’s AVENGERS 2.

Artist Advisory Board

Geena Davis, founder of the Geena Davis Gender in Media Institute and an Academy Award winning actress, as well as several other well-known actresses, directors, producers and writers, Including Jennifer Beals, Neve Campbell, Lesli Linka Glatter, Nancy Redd (producer and on air personality at Huffpost Live) and others have indicated they will formally join this Artist Advisory Board at the time of funding.