Founding Member: Capital Motion Pictures Ltd (2010-ongoing)
Gia has over 17 years experience in the entertainment industry. Gia is a founding partner of CAPITAL, acting Managing Director, and a member of the Management Team and Board of Directors. 2009 to present she worked in close relationship with private equity group of investors established in Europe and Asia to create a loan facility for media bankable companies. She has developed strong relationships with the few of major industry players with a network of US and European ‘A’ list producers, international Sale Agents and Distribution Companies in both Europe and North America, ideally placing her to base CAPITAL on proven studio business models. During 2009-2014 Gia set up a portfolio of equity investors with in Europe and Asia ready to invest in entertainment industry (film by film bases or matching funds)
Producer at Cinemarket Productions (2004-ongoing)
Gia is also Managing Director of Cinemarket Productions, a Paris-based production company set up with five partners. In the last two years Cinemarket Productions acquired numerous rights from which Gia developed several medium budget motion pictures with broad audience appeal. Gia produced “Imaginary Friend” (2007) and two new English psychological thrillers” Drifter” (2008), “The Visitor” (2009),”Laura” (2010) with US- and European-based partners. In 2011/2012 she produced with Ward9 Jane spencer’s “The Ninth Cloud” starring Jean Hugues Anglade, Michael Madsen ,Leo Gregory, Meredith Ostrom, with sales by Shoreline Entertainment. In 2013 Gia‟s produced with Ingenious Media Group “Code Red” an high concept action thriller film directed by Valeri Milev and distributed worldwide by Entertainment One. In 2014 Gia is an executive producer on a mystery crime thriller film “London Fields” (Director: Mathew Cullen, Stars: Amber Heard, Johnny Depp, Billy Bob Thornton,Theo James , Jaimie Alexander, Jim Sturgess). London Fields is represented by CAA in US and sale internationally by IMGlobal. In 2013 Gia developed “Retribution” a thriller action love story to be shot in October/November 2014 in Europe. Chris Nahon is attached to direct (“Kiss of the Dragon”,” Empire of the Wolf”,” Blood: The Last Vampire”).
Gia’s future line up includes “Hidden Reality”, a strong psychological fantasy thriller directed by Marcello Daciano. Gia is an Executive Bord Member of the UK foundation Star Community Foundation CIC (www.starfoundation.org.uk) working in partnership with www.thegiftsoffirstfruits.org.uk foundation lead by Prince Albert of Anhalt, Duke of Saxony, Dubai, UAE, Germany, United Kingdom. Gia is in charge with raising funds. In addition to the above, Gia is also the European Representative for Ace Films Limited, a British film finance and consulting company and Executive Director in charge with European finance (co-production, presales and sales) and consults for international projects and motion pictures. She also serves as Development and Business Strategy Consultant for Mercury 5 Limited, Paris, providing analysis of market tendencies and developing a new commercial strategies and partnerships in Europe, including most recently a global distribution strategy with Atlas Editions for a collection of 30 albums on football (1.5m sold in France).