HDNet Films founder: to ankle in January

Thompson, Anne
September 2007
Daily Variety;9/10/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 49, p5
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The article reports that Jason Kliot and Joana Vicente, founders of HDNet Films, are leaving the label they founded in the U.S. Their contract expires at the end of September 2007, and they will move on after the Sundance Film Festival which will be held in January 2008. According to Todd Wagner, co-head of 2929 Entertainment, both of them did a fantastic job on HDNet Films.


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