Content acquisition veteran Elisabeth Glass has been named Senior Vice President and Head of Content Acquisition for Tribeca Shortlist, the SVOD service launched by Lionsgate and Tribeca Enterprises in October 2015. Glass, who will lead her team in content selection and film acquisition for the service, has over 30 years of experience in programming curation and content licensing at sites including HBO and Starz.
“I am excited to combine my experience in the entertainment industry and lifelong passion for compelling storytelling for this one of a kind service for movie lovers who appreciate great stories curated by experts, not algorithms, where quality trumps quantity,” said Glass on the new opportunity.
Added Jeff Bronikowski, President of Tribeca Shortlist: “Elisabeth’s taste and knowledge of fantastic films is unsurpassed. She has already selected a wonderful collection of movies for our service and I look forward to working with her as we expand our content offering. Our users love the films on Tribeca Shortlist and I personally have watched many films that I’ve enjoyed as a result of Elisabeth’s title selections and our Shortlisters’ personal recommendations.”
Shortlist is a video on demand service featuring a highly curated catalog, with films handpicked by industry experts and tastemakers. The films selected range from Hollywood studio productions to independent features. The service is available for $4.99 a month, and you can opt try out a 14-day free trial.