David And Jessica Oyelowo’s Yoruba Saxon Production Company Pacts With MWM Studios

David And Jessica Oyelowo’s Yoruba Saxon Production Company Pacts With MWM Studios

David and Jessica Oyelowo and their production company Yoruba Saxon have sealed an exclusive, first-look deal with MWM Studios to develop both film and TV projects…

Review: ‘Genius,’ a Portrait of the Man Behind the Equation

Review: ‘Genius,’ a Portrait of the Man Behind the Equation

Not only did Einstein revolutionize the world of physics, but he also lived during calamitous times, including two world wars, and had an eventful personal life.

‘Landline’ & Indie Distribution’s Changing Tides

‘Landline’ & Indie Distribution’s Changing Tides

When it comes to mounting quintessential auterish independent films on the big screen today, chances are that OddLot Entertainment is there. The company co-founded by Gigi Pritzker has produced and co-financed such titles as this year’s awards season contender Hell or High WaterNicolas Winding Refn’s Drive and this year’s Sundance entry Landline from Obvious Child filmmaker Gillian Robespierre.

‘Genius’ Producer Gigi Pritzker on New Company and Tougher Road for Women in Hollywood

‘Genius’ Producer Gigi Pritzker on New Company and Tougher Road for Women in Hollywood

The indie financier opens up about being “knocked down” by creative misfires (‘Enders’ Game’), her bounceback with projects including Sundance hit ‘Landline’ and Oscar-nominated ‘Hell or High Water,’ and why it’s harder than ever to make a film today.

Producer Gigi Pritzker on ‘Genius,’ her first foray into TV

Producer Gigi Pritzker on ‘Genius,’ her first foray into TV

Gigi Pritzker didn’t plunge headlong into the movie business — her original life plan was to run an NGO in Nepal. An accidental journey to film school set her on a path to producing lots of films, including the Oscar-nominated Hell or High Water. But she’d never done television until Genius, on the life of Albert Einstein, demanded to be made as a series. The first season of the National Geographic anthology series is now up for 10 Emmys.