Summit repping Polanski, Woo pics at Cannes
EmptyRoman Polanski's "Pompeii" and John Woo's "Red Cliff" are among the films that Summit International, the international sales division of Summit Entertainment, will be representing during next month's Cannes Film Market. The division will rep international sales for both third-party product and its own productions, which include "Get Some" and "Step Up 2."
Robert Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger serve as co-chairmen of Summit Entertainment, with Friedman as the CEO and Wachsberger as president. Wachsberger is also CEO, Summit International, with David Garrett serving as president of Summit International and Ralpho Borgos as vp sales.
The Summit slate includes: "Get Some," a Summit Entertainment and Mandalay Pictures production, which Jeff Wadlow is directing; "Step Up 2," a Summit and Offspring Entertainment production, which Jon Chu is directing; "City of Ember," from Walden Media and Platone Productions, which Gil Kenan is directing; "Nim's Island," a Walden Media Production starring Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin, which Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett are directing; "Pompeii," from RP Productions, which Polanski is directing; "I Know Who Killed Me" from 360 Pictures and starring Lindsay Lohan and Julia Ormand, which Chris Sivertson is directing; and "Red Cliff," starring Tony Leung and directed by Woo from Lion Rock Productions.