Meet the Insiders: Rebecca Sosa & Richard Lorber
Meet the Insiders offers an inside track on digital distribution with Richard Lorber, of Kino Lorber, and Rebecca Sosa, the head of digital distribution at A24. This is an open forum to ask these insiders anything about distribution.
Video Free Brooklyn
Aaron Hillis is a NYC-based film critic who has written for The Village Voice, Time Out NY, LA Weekly, Variety, Indiewire, Filmmaker, MovieMaker, GreenCine Daily, Premiere and Spin. He is the former curator of the reRun Gastropub Theater, and the new owner of Video Free Brooklyn (two-time “Best Video Store in NYC” winner, 2012). Aaron's co-directorial debut feature, FISH KILL FLEA, premiered at SXSW 2007.
Kino Lorber Inc
Head of Digital Distribution
Rebecca oversees VOD, DVD and ancillary opportunities for A24, the studio that released Harmony Korine's SPRING BREAKERS, Sofia Coppola's THE BLING RING and James Ponsoldt's THE SPECTACULAR NOW. Prior to A24, Rebecca worked as the Programming Manager at FilmBuff devising digital release strategies for films and crafting the best approach to maximize exposure and revenue to platforms around the world. She has also held various roles at WE tv, City Lights Pictures, Focus Features, ABC News 20/20 and Seventeen Magazine. Rebecca is originally from the great state of Texas and now resides in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.