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High Point Films snaps up world rights for ‘Cameraman’

High Point Films, the theatrical sales arm for High Point Media Group has the world rights to the feature doc, Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff, which will be part of their recently launched Horizons label.
February 12, 2010

High Point Films, the theatrical sales arm for High Point Media Group has the world rights to the feature doc, Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff, which will be part of their recently launched Horizons label. The film focuses on the life and times of Cardiff, the legendary cinematographer who contributed his talents to films by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger, Alfred Hitchcock and John Huston among others. The doc includes rare archive footage and contributions from admirers such as Martin Scorsese. High Point will be introducing the film to buyers in Berlin, with Optimum Films releasing it as part of a Jack Cardiff retrospective at the BFI Southbank in the UK in May and then nationwide.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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