Richard Abramowitz

Richard is at the forefront of innovation in the world of distribution and marketing of independent films. He has been an industry-leader in personalized, focused film marketing and distribution that bypasses traditional film studio methodology, providing valuable, customized distribution alternatives to content makers and owners.

Karol Martesko-Fenster

Karol’s media career spans over two decades including leadership in the American independent film industry. He has worked closely with legendary music producers Chris Blackwell and Michael Cohl on several projects. Specializing in providing strategic consulting services to film, broadcast, publishing and Internet ventures, he has produced multiple award-winning feature films and over 20 music television satellite programs. He co-founded FILMMAKER Magazine and RES Magazine and the media content enterprises conditionone.comhackateerventures.comindiewire.com, and cinelan.com.

Tom Hassell

With more than 30 years in distribution, Tom has handled films of all types and releases on all scales, including Ghostbusters, the original Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, La Vie en Rose and Pan’s Labyrinth.

Liv Abramowitz

Liv brings a wealth of experience in marketing communication, promotional advertising, and digital programming to to ABRAMORAMA.  She oversees the Marketing and PR for all ABRAMORAMA films, including coordinating promotional events and developing and implementing strategic multimedia plans.

Evan Saxon

Using his background in the music industry, Evan has been at the forefront of the Event Cinema release strategy. Evan oversaw the theatrical distribution and marketing for films from a variety of international artists including The Beatles, RUSH, Pearl Jam, My Morning Jacket, and Iron Maiden. His documentary work includes PlantPure NationClass of ’92, as well as films on iconic figures including Bruce Lee, William Randolph Hearst and Jack Kerouac.

Cindy Banach

Cindy cut her teeth in the film business at Fox Lorber as head of post production and distribution. Her passion for foreign and independent films flourished at Palm Pictures where she helped bring to screen important films by auteur directors.  She recently joined forces with ABRAMORAMA and continues to bring engaging programming to audiences across the country.

Trish Sullivan-Rothberg

Trish began her career in the Indie Film world working with directors such as Hal Hartley, Nick Gomez and Ang Lee. Later she worked in television producing promos and live events for USA Networks. Trish manages outreach and affinity partners at Abramorama.

Jon Friedman

Jon’s film career began in 1999 with Artisan Entertainment where he assisted on titles such as The Blair Witch Project and Requiem for a Dream. Following this, he worked at Newmarket Films (subsequently Picturehouse) where he was involved in releasing titles such as Monster, Passion of the Christ, Downfall and Pan’s Labyrinth. Jon has been working with ABRAMORAMA since 2009.

Nicki Petrone

Nicki’s film Distribution career extends more than 24 years in the industry. Starting at Paramount Pictures in 1992, Nick spent 14 years at different Distribution levels within the Studio. In 2006 she moved on to Picturehouse and has been working with Independent Studios since.  She has also recently worked freelancing with Samuel Goldwyn, Drafthouse Films and Film Arcade for their releases.

Nancy King

In addition to living most of her adult life in the midst of the movie business, Nancy King brings to Abramorama years and years and years and years of experience in the tax/accounting.