It is said distribution is the second-most difficult thing to secure, after financing. Come hear from veteran distributors what it is they are looking for in a submission.
Ryan McCombs is Vice President of Spotlight Pictures, where he oversees a three-person acquisitions team. He works closely with sales in evaluating a motion pictures’ international potential, as well as keeping abreast in the latest shifts in buying patterns. Ryan’s background is in management, having served at Cornice Entertainment, where he helped manage A-list writers and directors. He is a graduate of Columbia College’s School of Film in Chicago, and the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee film program. He is also an avid photographer and part-time grill chef. Ryan lives in Pasadena with his wife and son.