Mathilde Rottier Is Promoted to Vice President, Worldwide TV; Astrid De Berardinis, Alexandra Tullberg and Stuart Shaw Join as Sales Directors

Santa Monica, CA, March 29, 2012 – Miramax today announced the expansion of its global sales team.  Mathilde Rottier has been named as Vice President, Worldwide Television, Stuart Shaw joins as Director, International Sales and Marketing, and Astrid De Berardinis and Alexandra Tullberg have also been appointed as Directors of Sales.  All appointments are effective immediately.

“Demand for the high quality Miramax content is strong across many territories and platforms, and we are pleased to have such an experienced team to represent us around the world,” said Joe Patrick, Head of Worldwide Sales at Miramax.

“Mathilde has strong experience with a broad range of television partners.  She is an excellent ambassador of the Miramax brand and we look forward to her added contributions as she assumes broader responsibilities licensing our content worldwide television outlets.  We are also pleased to continue the expansion of our London office with the additions of Alexandra, Astrid and Stuart.  They will serve as key sales liaisons with European and Middle Eastern providers as we introduce our lasting and modern films to many territories for the first time.”

Rottier will be based at Miramax’s headquarters in Santa Monica and will cover select territories worldwide and select digital partners as well.  Previously, Rottier was Vice President, MGM Worldwide TV Group.  She also served as Executive Director at MGM TV Europe in London and Paris.   She holds a BA from U.C. Berkeley.

Shaw will be responsible for maximizing and coordinating international sales and marketing activities and will be based at Miramax’s London sales office.  Previously, Shaw worked for Paramount Home Entertainment as Commercial Director, APAC, and Commercial Manager, EMEA.  He was Senior Product Manager for Universal Pictures and Acting Format Sales Director for BBC Worldwide.  Shaw was National Account Manager at Universal Pictures and Assistant Brand Manager for Proctor and Gamble.  He holds a Diploma from Middlesex University.

De Berardinis will serve European territories including France, Italy, and Spain and will be based at Miramax’s London sales office.  She comes to Miramax from CBS Studios in Rome, where she was Director of Sales.  Prior to that, De Berardinis served as Manager, Sales Administration at CBS Studios International after beginning her career with Paramount International Television.

Tullberg will serve European territories including the UK and Nordic region and will be based at Miramax’s London sales office.  Prior to joining Miramax, Tullberg served as Regional Sales Manager, Europe for Paramount Pictures in London.  Previously, she spent eight years at Fox Kids Europe as Head of Marketing.

At this year’s MIPTV, Miramax will expand its exhibiting space and is located in the Lerins Hall (LR4.22).

About Miramax
Miramax is a leading worldwide film and television studio with a library of more than 700 motion pictures.  Miramax sells directly and licenses its titles globally through strategic partnerships including: Lionsgate, Netflix, Facebook, Hulu and StudioCanal.  The Miramax library holds some of the world’s most original and acclaimed independent films including Pulp Fiction, Shakespeare in Love, Chicago, Good Will Hunting, The English Patient, No Country for Old Men, Kill Bill Volumes I and II, Life is Beautiful Reservoir Dogs, Sex, Lies and Videotape, Cinema Paradiso and My Left Foot – as well as scores of commercially successful films such as Bridget Jones’s Diary, Bad Santa, and the Scream, Hellraiser, Scary Movie and Spy Kids franchises.  In 2011, Miramax released three new films including the critically acclaimed film The Debt, starring Helen Mirren and Jessica Chastain, directed by John Madden.  Collectively, the Miramax library has received 284 Academy Award nominations and 68 Oscars, including four Best Picture awards.

Miramax is headquartered in Santa Monica, California with a sales office in London.  For more information, please visit www.miramax.com, “like” the company on www.facebook.com/miramax and follow Miramax on Twitter @Miramax.

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Contacts
Jeff Pryor, Priority PR – (310) 954-1375, ext. 4 / jeff@prioritypr.net
Katie McGhee – (310) 409-4321 / kmcghee@miramax.com

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