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Paramount’s “Waiting for ‘Superman'” reaches goal of 50k pledges

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Hollywood scored a major victory for public education in America Friday morning. That’s when Paramount Pictures, Participant Media and Walden Media announced that 50,000 people pledged to see the award-winning documentary film “Waiting for ‘Superman’” when it opens in the fall, meaning they hit their third[...]

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,[...]

Sundance gets its first sale

Davis Guggenheim’s documentary entitled “Waiting for Superman,” which covers the crisis in public education in the U.S., has already been acquired by Paramount Vantage, making it the first sale of Sundance 2010. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film was financed and executive produced by Participant Media, the team who[...]