Tom Stewart, veteran of Metrodome, High Fliers and Fremantle, has joined Arrow Films as head of acquisitions.

Arrow is based in Hertfordshire, UK.

Arrow’s Alex Agran said: “Tom is a one-off, he’s dedicated, intuitive, has a real commercial head and has a proven track record of acquiring first class product. For me, there is no-one more suited to our business than Tom. This is a very exciting time for Arrow Films.”

Arrow concentrates on world cinema, horror and art-house titles, and it also has a cult film DVD label, Arrow Video.

He starts at Arrow in time for the American Film Market, and will source titles for theatrical and home entertainment.

Stewart said: “Arrow has a first class catalogue as well as an excellent reputation and brand, it is going to be my job develop the side of the business that has real potential for growth.”