York has formed a new digital film distribution service, PostWorks Digital Cinema,
and hired industry veteran Greg Fornero to lead it. The new unit will work with
indie film producers and distributors, international film festivals and
independent DI facilities. It will
provide DCP duplication, drive set rentals and sales, KDM management and
broadband content delivery services.
standard for feature screening, fast, flexible and affordable digital cinema services
become increasingly critical to the independent market,” said PostWorks Senior
VP for Theatrical Services Clark Henderson.
“Our clients require more and more time-critical assistance with DCP
logistics and key management, particularly with previews, festival screenings
and even for limited theatrical release.”
A native of Southern California, Fornero has been intensively involved
with digital cinema distribution, digital cinema mastering and live event management
since joining Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp in 2005. He transitioned to Technicolor Digital Cinema in 2011 and
then to Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema in 2015. At TDC and DTDC, he managed digital
cinema requirements for independent studios including The Weinstein Company.
support to our independent clients. He
is the go-to guy in this market and we are lucky to have him join us to build
this service,” says Henderson, “Greg combines the perfect blend of technical
savvy and high-touch client support for our filmmakers.”
Services and will work bi-coastally for the PostWorks Digital Cinema initiative.
“DCP distribution is not an initiative we take lightly,” he declares. “Around-the-clock
service coverage, strictest standards for content security and state-of-the-art
processes for ensuring technical integrity all require a full commitment. We have made that commitment.”
cornerstone of the New York film and television industry, providing essential
post-production services and expertise to motion picture studios, broadcasters,
television producers and independent filmmakers worldwide. The company operates
one of the largest editorial operations in the country, providing editorial technology,
editorial suites and office space, and round-the-clock technical support for
scores of film and television productions. Additionally, it builds, delivers
and maintains mobile editorial systems used by productions working around the
globe. PostWorks is home to one of the industry’s largest film and television
sound facilities with state-of-the-art recording, editing and mixing facilities
and an award-winning team of sound artists.