Tag Archives: Chris Ball

Morgan Spurlock’s “Comic-Con: Episode IV” coming to a city near you

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Morgan Spurlock rarely follows the rules of traditional marketing and distribution. So it should come as no surprise that the documentarian is taking to the road in support of his latest film, a celebration of geek culture titled “Comic-Con: Episode IV- A Fan’s Hope.” Chris Ball, President[...]

Billy Joel’s documentary to screen as one-night only engagement

HollywoodNews.com: Newmarket Films, in association with Wrekin Hill, will release the acclaimed Billy Joel documentary feature film “The Last Play at Shea” on October 21, 2010 as a one-night only engagement at over 120 theaters across the country in such major cities as New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami,[...]

Peter Weir’s “The Way Back” acquired by Newmarket

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Deals are starting to come together as filmmakers bring anticipated titles to major fall festivals. With the Telluride festival about to kick off, Newmarket Films has announced that it has acquired the rights to Peter Weir’s World War II drama “The Way Back,” which will have its world[...]

Lionsgate and Newmarket sign home entertainment distribution agreement

HollywoodNews.com: LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio and Exclusive Media Group’s (Exclusive) Newmarket Films, the highly regarded Los Angeles based film production and distribution company, have announced that they have entered into a home entertainment distribution deal including DVD, Blu-ray, digital delivery, TV and Video On Demand (VOD).[...]

Alex Walton to join Exclusive Media Group

Nigel Sinclair, Guy East and Chris Ball, Co-Chairmen of Exclusive Media Group (Exclusive), announced today that Alex Walton has been appointed President of International Sales and Distribution at Exclusive Film Distribution, Exclusive’s international sales and distribution operation, commencing May 1st, 2010. Exclusive Film Distribution handles films from Exclusive’s production labels,[...]