Saetre Film launching in New York


NEW YORK -- Producer Linda Saetre is launching her own New York-based production, sales and distribution outfit, Saetre Film.

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

Saetre previously 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.