Saban Films Acquires Casey Affleck’s Post-Apocalyptic “Light of My Life”

Survival Drama Made Its World Premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival LOS ANGELES (MARCH 29, 2019) – Saban Films has acquired U.S. rights to Academy Award® Winner Casey Affleck’s narrative feature debut, Light of My Life.  Written, directed by and starring Affleck (Manchester by the Sea, Interstellar), the dystopian survival drama also stars breakout… Continue reading Saban Films Acquires Casey Affleck’s Post-Apocalyptic “Light of My Life”

Saban Films’ CFO Shanan Becker Expands Role to COO While SVP Jonathan Saba Extends Contract

The company has released almost 60 films since its launch in May 2014, with 30 films slated to be released in 2019 LOS ANGELES (March 27, 2019) – Saban Films announced today that Chief Financial Officer Shanan Becker will expand his responsibilities and add the title of Chief Operating Officer.  Becker has served as the Chief… Continue reading Saban Films’ CFO Shanan Becker Expands Role to COO While SVP Jonathan Saba Extends Contract

Saban Films Takes Mafia Drama “Mob Town” Starring David Arquette

LOS ANGELES (March 5, 2019) – Saban Films announced today that they have acquired U.S. distribution rights to Danny A. Abeckaser’s Mob Town starring David Arquette (Scream, Never Been Kissed), Jennifer Esposito (Crash, The Affair) Robert Davi (The Expendables 3, Die Hard), PJ Byrne (Green Book, Big Little Lies) and Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Entourage, The Sopranos)… Continue reading Saban Films Takes Mafia Drama “Mob Town” Starring David Arquette

Saban Films Takes Richard Bates Jr.’s Horror Thriller “Tone-Deaf”

Robert Patrick and Amanda Crew Starrer to Make World Premiere at SXSW  LOS ANGELES (March 1, 2019) – Saban Films announced today that they have acquired North American rights to Richard Bates Jr.’s horror thriller Tone-Deaf.  The film stars Robert Patrick (“Scorpion,” Terminator 2: Judgement Day) and Amanda Crew (“Silicon Valley,” Table 19), and is… Continue reading Saban Films Takes Richard Bates Jr.’s Horror Thriller “Tone-Deaf”

Saban Films Partners with Kevin Smith on “Jay and Silent Bob Reboot”

LOS ANGELES (JANUARY 23, 2019) – Saban Films has acquired North American rights to Kevin Smith’s highly-anticipated Jay and Silent Bob Reboot, the sequel to the 2001 comedy Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. Jason Mewes and Smith are reprising the lead roles, alongside a number of returning players from the star-studded cast of the… Continue reading Saban Films Partners with Kevin Smith on “Jay and Silent Bob Reboot”

Saban Films Acquires Derrick Borte’s Dark Thriller “American Dreamer” Starring Jim Gaffigan

LOS ANGELES (November 5, 2018) – Saban Films has acquired North American distribution rights to Derrick Borte’s American Dreamer starring Jim Gaffigan (Chappaquiddick, Chuck) in his debut performance as a leading man. American Dreamer, which made its World Premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival to a sold-out house, follows a down-on-his-luck ride share driver… Continue reading Saban Films Acquires Derrick Borte’s Dark Thriller “American Dreamer” Starring Jim Gaffigan

Saban Films Takes Tate Murders Thriller “The Haunting of Sharon Tate” Starring Hilary Duff

LOS ANGELES (November 4, 2018) – Saban Films announced today that they have acquired U.S. distribution rights from Voltage Pictures to true-crime psychological thriller The Haunting of Sharon Tate starring Hilary Duff (“Younger,” The Perfect Man), Jonathan Bennett (Mean Girls, Cheaper by the Dozen 2) and Lydia Hearst (Between Worlds, “South of Hell”).  Daniel Farrands… Continue reading Saban Films Takes Tate Murders Thriller “The Haunting of Sharon Tate” Starring Hilary Duff

Saban Films Takes a Stand with Olivia Wilde on “A Vigilante” with Directv

Sarah Daggar-Nickson’s Feature Debut Made its World Premiere at SXSW TORONTO (September XX, 2018) – Film acquisition and distribution company, Saban Films has acquired, along with DIRECTV, the North American rights to Sarah Daggar-Nickson’s A Vigilante, starring Olivia Wilde (Meadowland, Her, and the upcoming Life Itself).  The dramatic thriller made its World Premiere at SXSW… Continue reading Saban Films Takes a Stand with Olivia Wilde on “A Vigilante” with Directv

Saban Films Acquires U.S. Distribution Rights to Val Kilmer Starrer “The Super”

LOS ANGELES (August 13, 2018) – Saban Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to The Super from director Stephan Rick and screenwriter John J. McLaughlin (Black Swan). Starring Val Kilmer (Top Gun, Heat) and Patrick John Flueger (“Chicago P.D.”), the elevated genre film is based on an idea from “Law & Order” creator/producer Dick Wolf,… Continue reading Saban Films Acquires U.S. Distribution Rights to Val Kilmer Starrer “The Super”

Saban Films Takes North American Rights to Keanu Reeves-crime Thriller “Siberia”

CANNES (May 11, 2018) – Film acquisition and distribution company, Saban Films has acquired North American rights to Matthew Ross’s Siberia, starring Keanu Reeves (The Matrix, John Wick) and Ana Ularu (Inferno, Emerald City) with supporting performances from Golden Globe Nominee Molly Ringwald (“Riverdale”, Jem and the Holograms) and Pasha Lychnikoff (Ray Donovan, Shameless). The… Continue reading Saban Films Takes North American Rights to Keanu Reeves-crime Thriller “Siberia”