Executive Producer- Documentary Film Series

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Executive Producer- Documentary Film Series

Responsibilities: The ideal candidate for this position would have extensive experience in in the area of global television documentary film. The position would head a small team to build an impactful documentary film series for the network.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversee the development of documentary films either through acquisition or commissioned production
  • Oversee budgets related to acquiring films and production
  • Develop strong relationships with film producers, documentary production houses, festival and theater programmers, executives, producers and creative talent
  • Travel to film festivals, conferences, film schools and other content marketplaces
  • Screening of submissions; outreach to talent; and deal-making related to content acquisition/licensing
  • Identifying sources of content in the United States and Globally

Qualifications/ Requirements:

  • Minimum ten years, experience working in non-fiction acquisitions and programming/development
  • Strong connections in film, television, film festival, independent production and talent communities
  • A global perspective

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of China and the developing world an important advantage
  • Flexibility to work on various schedules on tight deadline pressure


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