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Jess Mills

VP, Communication and Distribution
New York City
FilmRise is a film and distribution company founded by veteran producers/financiers Danny Fisher, Jack Fisher and Alan Klingenstein. With over 10,500 titles in a wide range of genres, the company’s film acquisitions and releases include HBO’s multiple Emmy®-winning “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief,” produced by Oscar®-winner Alex Gibney, two-time Academy Award®- winner Julie Delpy’s “Lolo” and the Sundance hit “White Girl.”

FilmRise’s recent releases include the critically-acclaimed “I Call Him Morgan,” the multi-Goya award-winning “Truman,” the box office hit “Harry and Snowman,” “Manifesto,” starring two-time Oscar®-winner Cate Blanchett, the sci-fi drama “Marjorie Prime,” starring Jon Hamm and Lois Smith and “My Friend Dahmer” starring Ross Lynch.

In 2018, we are set to release over 24 titles theatrically. We look forward to meeting the wide array of theaters, festivals, peers and colleagues at this years event.