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With Veneziano as Prez, GSFI Nabs "Willow Tree"

By Indiewire | Indiewire September 9, 2005 at 6:17AM

Ariel Veneziano, who has been named president of GreeneStreet Films International, announced today that the company has acquired worldwide rights to Majid Majidi's "The Willow Tree, screening here at the Toronto International Film Festival. Veneziano and GreeneStreet Films co-founder and president John Penotti are jointly handling the domestic rights to the movie. In today's announcement Veneziano indicated that he intends to steer GSFI to become a more acquisitions-driven company. GSFI is also handling rights to "Slow Burn", and "Unknown".
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Ariel Veneziano, who has been named president of GreeneStreet Films International, announced today that the company has acquired worldwide rights to Majid Majidi's "The Willow Tree, screening here at the Toronto International Film Festival. Veneziano and GreeneStreet Films co-founder and president John Penotti are jointly handling the domestic rights to the movie. In today's announcement Veneziano indicated that he intends to steer GSFI to become a more acquisitions-driven company. GSFI is also handling rights to "Slow Burn", and "Unknown".

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