Sundance Selects/IFC Films President, Jonathan Sehring, has announced a series of executive promotions over at the label. Lauren Schwartz will be leading film publicity and Shani Ankori will lead marketing for Sundance Selects and IFC Films. Michael Winton will lead publicity and marketing for IFC Midnight.
Schwartz and Ankori have been with the company since 2011 and 2007 respectively and have worked on publicity and marketing campaigns for “Pina” and “How to Survive A Plague,” both of which were Oscar nominated documentaries. Schwartz previously held positions as Donna Daniels PR and Oscilloscope Laboratories. Ankori was previously Head of Marketing Samuel Goldwyn Films and Roadside Attractions. Winton has been with IFC since 2008 and has worked on release campaigns for films such as “The Pact,” “Kill List” and “Would You Rather” among others. Winton was previously with Sony Pictures Classics.