European distributor Piece of Magic Entertainment has appointed Charlie Kemball to the new position of Head of Acquisitions & Business Development.
Kemball, who will be based in London, under the leadership of CEO Caspar Nadaud, will develop opportunities with international partners as part of the company’s growing distribution footprint, particularly in documentaries.
Prior to joining Piece of Magic, Kemball was Director of International Sales at Altitude Film Sales in London, working on titles such as Asif Kapadia. Diego Maradona, By Sarah Gavron Rocks and Kevin Macdonald’s Whitney. Previously, he was with Focus Features International. Kemball began his advertising career working for clients including Sony and is an Inside Pictures alumnus.
Caspar Nadaud said, “Charlie brings his significant expertise and international connections to the POM team as we continue to invest in our mission to bring quality content to the big screen, globally. A presence in London as one of the capitals of our industry is essential as we continue to expand into the global theater space.
Kemball added, “POM has established an exciting business model in the theatrical landscape that is resilient and can respond to new market realities. I look forward to strengthening the company’s position in the world and continuing its strong growth.
Piece of Magic recently announced European theatrical release plans for Alex Winter Zappa and since its inception in 2017, the company has released acclaimed documentaries such as Apollo 11, Marianne & Leonard: Words of love, Miles Davis: the birth of cool and more recently David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet in cinemas in several territories.