Magnolia Exec Peter Van Steemburg Joins ICM Partners

Courtesy of ICM Partners

The agency has tapped the vp acquisitions for its international and independent department.

Magnolia Pictures vp acquisitions Peter Van Steemburg has joined ICM Partners’ international and independent department, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Films that Van Steemburg helped pick up at Magnolia and its genre arm Magnet Releasing include Drinking Buddies, Nymphomaniac, The Hunter, Bronson, Goon, We Are the Best, The Sacrament, John Dies at the End, The Two Faces of January and Honeymoon.

"Peter is regarded in the film community as a collaborative executive with great taste," ICM department head Jessica Lacy said in a statement. “We’re tremendously pleased to welcome him to our side of the negotiating table.”

Before joining Magnolia in 2008, Van Steemburg worked in the film finance department at Cinetic Media. His career began in Miramax Films’ international distribution division.