EhudBleiberg's ambitious Los Angeles-based finance and production outfit BleibergEntertainment has appointed Roman Kopelevich tospearhead its salesactivities.
As vice president of worldwide sales for Bleiberg Entertainment, Kopelevichwill start in earnest at the upcoming American Film Market,whereBleiberg's inaugural slate includes the holocaust drama AdamResurrected to be directed by Paul Schrader, the spoofactioncomedy Kill Will, andan untitled claymation project.
Kopelevich, who most recently served as director of internationalsales atMorgan Creek, will oversee Bleiberg's growinginternational sales slate inall territories worldwide.
Prior to Morgan Creek he worked as director of distributionservices forMedia 8 Entertainment, handling foreign rights salesand internationaldistribution.
Before that his resume includes senior roles at Fox InternationalHomeEntertainment, Latent Image Entertainment, and the onlinemarketingconsultancy Filmbazaar.com, which he co-founded.
"Roman is an extraordinary executive and has a great track recordin theinternational sales arena," Bleiberg said. "As a welcomedaddition to ourexecutive team, he will be instrumental to thegrowth of our business."
Bleiberg shares rights and will jointly sell a number of projectswith hisformer Dream Entertainment co-founder Yitzhak Ginsberg,who now serves assole president of that company.
The projectsinclude the upcoming stop-motion spoof Disaster! The Movie, and theMonster Man horror series.