'Fox' docu first for Saetre Film


Producer Linda Saetre is launching Saetre Film, a New York-based production, sales and distribution outfit.

One of the first features the company will executive produce and distribute is "On the Trail of the Fox," a documentary about the making of Luc Jacquet's upcoming Picturehouse nature fable "The Fox and the Child."

Saetre headed the New York office of Paris-based producer Bonne Pioche (Jacquet's "March of the Penguins"). She will continue co-producing select films with Bonne Pioche, and her company will handle sales for select TV shows docus.

She is now developing a Bonne Pioche/Sundance Channel feature docu "Waste: The Nuclear Nightmare" as executive producer.