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High Point expands its Horizons in factual

High Point Media Group, with offices in London, Dublin and Sydney, has announced the launch of a new label specializing in non-fiction. High Point Horizons has kicked off by acquiring world rights to Shadow Play, a new documentary profile of acclaimed photographer/director Anton Corbijn. High Point Horizons will be screening the film at Sheffield Doc/Fest, and High Point's head of production and acquisition, Carl Simon, will be there to find more factual-based content for the new division. According to High Point MD Carey Fitzgerald, High Point Horizons will 'serve as a consolidating brand for commercially driven and stimulating factual docs of which we believe Shadow Play is a prime example.'
November 3, 2009

High Point Media Group, with offices in London, Dublin and Sydney, has announced the launch of a new label specializing in non-fiction. High Point Horizons has kicked off by acquiring world rights to Shadow Play, a new documentary profile of acclaimed photographer/director Anton Corbijn. High Point Horizons will be screening the film at Sheffield Doc/Fest, and High Point’s head of production and acquisition, Carl Simon, will be there to find more factual-based content for the new division. According to High Point MD Carey Fitzgerald, High Point Horizons will ‘serve as a consolidating brand for commercially driven and stimulating factual docs of which we believe Shadow Play is a prime example.’

About The Author
Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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