TITLE

ContentFilm absorbs U.K.-based Winchester

AUTHOR(S)
Bennett, Ray; Pryor, Peter
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;12/2/2003, Vol. 381 Issue 26, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Ed Pressman and John Schmidt's 2-year-old ContentFilm unit has unveiled plans for a reverse takeover of financially embattled Great Britain-based production, distribution and financing banner Winchester Entertainment. Through the deal, Winchester will be absorbed into the ContentFilm fold, but remain based in Great Britain, retaining its Alternative Investment Market listing. Pressman and Schmidt will serve as joint CEOs of the enlarged combined company, which has as its lead investor private equity firm Syntek Capital.
ACCESSION #
11722221

 

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