Sultan arrives from Lakeshore Entertainment where she served as vice president of international sales. She will be based at Peace Arch's expanded California offices in Marina Del Rey and reports to Peace Arch Entertainment president of international distribution Kevin Byles.
Sultan served six years at Lakeshore and previously held the post of director of international television and worldwide home video sales at NBC Enterprises.
'Peace Arch is all about well-cast, high quality independent features, and the company has a vision that I really believe in,' Sultan said. 'In addition to acquired titles, we plan to produce four to six of these films each year, and I am thrilled to be selling these films to International distributors.'
Peace Arch's line-up includes the John Lennon assassination drama Chapter 27 starring Jared Leto, the drama Delirious with Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt and Alison Lohman, and the romantic comedy Watching The Detectives, which will get its world premiere at Tribeca and stars Cillian Murphy and Lucy Liu. The company is currently shooting the romantic comedy The Deal starring William H Macy, Meg
Ryan and L L Cool J.