Susan Jackson – Executive Producer
Susan has worked in feature film distribution for over twenty years, holding executive positions in sales, acquisitions and marketing at The Samuel Goldwyn Company, Vestron, Goodtimes, BMG/Bertelsmann, Sony and the BBC.
Susan’s last corporate job before launching her own company was heading up BMG Independents in New York. Susan started top indie sales company Turtles Crossing, LLC, selling hundreds of films to studios, TV and independent distributors in the United States. She executive produced the hit indie film “Cabin Fever.”
Susan and independent theatrical distribution maven Mark Borde founded Freestyle Releasing, LLC, a domestic theatrical distribution and marketing company. Freestyle has grown to be the largest non-studio affiliated distributor in the US.
Clients include: Yari Film Group (YFG) The Illusionist and After Dark Films Horror Fest 06 and An American Haunting. Other recent successes include the remarkable special effects epic from Korea Dragon Wars. Freestyle’s current release plans include A Perfect Holiday starring Queen Latifa, Gabriel Union and Morris Chestnut (YFG), In The Name of the King: A Dungeon Seige Tale starring Jason Statham (Boll AG), The Accidental Husband starring Uma Thurman and Colin Firth (YFG), The Nobel Son starring Alan Rickman and Danny Devito and The Fifth Commandment starring Rick Yune.