The Seventh Art: Issue 4 (May 2012)
A profile of the Canadian film distributor, KinoSmith, where we talk to founder Robin Smith.
KinoSmith is an independent Canadian film distribution and marketing company that works closely with domestic and international producers, distributors and sales agents in presenting diverse works to the Canadian market.
Notable releases include the box office hit documentary Up the Yangtze, Werner Herzog's 3D documentary Cave of Forgotten Dreams, Academy Award winning foreign language feature Departures and Mark Cousins' epic The Story of Film: An Odyssey.
We sat down with founder Robin Smith in the newly renovated Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, where he is the new Cinema Programmer, to discuss the realities of distribution in Canada.
The Seventh Art is an independently produced video magazine about cinema featuring profiles on interesting aspects of the film industry, video essays and in-depth interviews with filmmakers.
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