Emanuele Moretti – CEO
Emanuele , who was previously founder and head of acquisitions at Phoenix Entertainment and CEO of Alberini Films, has produced groundbreaking and acclaimed genre movies including DARK ,BITE and DEPRIVATION, and produced Peter Greenaway’s WALKING TO PARIS and LUCCA MORTIS. He produced Abel Ferrara “Piazza Vittorio” and “Bagnoli Jungle” By Antonio Capuano both premiered at Venice Film Festival. He has served as an executive producer on multiple projects, including the Lindsay Lohan film AMONG THE SHADOWS. He has recently produced alongside Paramount Pictures on ASSASSIN’S CLUB. Emanuele is also an experienced Startup’s Consultant
Blayze Collins-Perucchetti- Head of Sales
Over 18 year’s experience in the sales and distribution of TV and Feature Film content, working over the years with Momentum Pictures, Fremantle Media and spending a couple of years in the USA at Film and Music Entertainment as a sales executive for John Daly (Oscar winning producer). More recently I spent 6 years at Red Bull Media House as a sales manager; where I was responsible for bringing to market multi-award winning feature docs such as The Dawn Wall, The Alpinist and other successful documentaries. Over the last two years I have diversified my skill set into a more creative space of consulting, working closely with producers, sales agents, and financiers from development to sales. A creative thinker and problem solver with a keen eye and thorough knowledge of the media landscape and the ability to recognize sellable projects both from treatment and script stage.
Vaughn Stein – Creative producer
A multi award-winning filmmaker, Vaughn has worked with some of the most prestigious actors in the world across his films. TERMINAL, his debut feature as writer and director, stars Academy Award Nominee Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg and Mike Myers. INHERITANCE, his second feature, stars Golden Globe Nominee Lily Collins, Simon Pegg and Connie Nielsen and EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE features Academy Award winner Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan and Sam Claflin. Prior to this, Vaughn worked for nearly a decade on set and in production across the film and television budget spectrum, from small independents to tentpole studio blockbusters. Formerly a renowned Assistant Director, he combines years of highly coveted and invaluable set experience with well-honed skills in production, scheduling, budgeting, development and post production. He has worked with and for globally renowned studios and production companies including Disney, Warner Brothers, Universal.
Simon Fawcett- CFO
Simon is the CEO of FMC. He has produced 30 films, including such films as “Come Away” with Angelina Jolie, “Lone Survivor”with Mark Wahlberg, and “Cheri” with Pfeiffer, and has 3 films currently in post-production. Simon has been involved in the financing of a number of major Hollywood Studio films including such films as “Two Guns”, “Lone Survivor”, “The Revenant”, “American Made”,and “Rocketman”.As well as a film financier and producer, Simon is a Director of Atlantic Screen Music, a music publishing company that specialises in investing in the production of film score music generating income from both music publishing and soundtracks, recent films have included “Dredd”, “Great Expectations”, “Host”, and “Two Guns” productions. Previously he was the Chief Investment Officer of Aramid Capital Partners, which managed a $250m Fund specialising in Entertainment Loan Finance, and which funded 30+ films, including such films as “How to lose Friends and Alienate People”, “Dorian Gray”, and “W”, and funded slate financing deals for Paramount, Universal and Lionsgate. Simon previously worked as the COO of Pathé Entertainment, and wgraoswathctoivfePlyatihnévofrlvoemd ainsmthaell independent UK distributor into an international production and distribution studio operation.
Rupert Hulier – COO
Rupert Hollier is the Creative Director of FMC, as well as the Atlantic Screen Group. Ru joined music publishing house Music Copyright Solutions in 1999, specialising in film music, moving on to Kingstreet Media in 2002, where he worked on brands and advertising for clients such as Desmond Childs and Fleetwood Mac. In 2009 joined Imagem Music, heading the Film & Television vertical. During his time at Imagem, he represented both the Rodgers & Hammerstein and Boosey & Hawkes IP catalogues for the screen.In his five-year tenure, Rupert worked with global brands such as Google, Reebok, Skoda, Tesco, Hyundai, and Apple amongst others. He joined the Metropolis Group in 2014 as Creative Director, co-running one of the largest content and music studios in the world. Rupert is a co-founder and senior board member of The UK & European Guild of Music Supervisors. Rupert has supervised over 70 films and Television series, such as the Oscar nominated and Bafta winning film “The wife” and the Bafta nominated biopic “McQueen”, and the upcoming period drama “Mothering Sunday” starring Colin Firth and Olivia Coleman, and Roland Emmerich’s $100M space epic, “Moonfall”.
Sorin Baluta – Sales and distribution executive
After graduating with a First Class Honours degree in Film and Television from the Westminster University, Sorin started his professional journey as a Deliverables Coordinator for The Mise En Scene Sales Agency. He then transitioned into Sales & Acquisitions for companies such as Studio Atlantic, Wildstar International and, Motus Studios. During this time, Sorin has worked across some of the most notable film festivals and markets, including the Berlin Film Festival, the Cannes Film Festival, the Locarno Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival.
Riccardo Grattarola – Production and deliveries executive
Riccardo studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome, and later obtained a Master in Audiovisual Languages at the IED in Rome. He approaches cinema utilising his background a renowned set photographer, after a long and fruitful experience in advertising and city information. His first film was JEZEBEL’S ROAD in 2009, and ever since then the set has become his natural habitat, along with the woods of northern Lazio. Riccardo has worked across the spectrum of departments on set; as a stills photographer, DOP, camera assistant, production manager, line producer, unit manager, and location manager on several films and multiple other independent productions.