Fest vet turns to the Right

Harris, Dana
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/12/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 50, p6
Trade Publication
Announces the launching of Right Angle Studios by festival veteran and producer Jon Fitzgerald in Los Angeles, California. Offer of consultation services; Provision of marketing support for film festivals.


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