The Canadian financier, who had accounting deals with WB and MGM, confirmed that Bron is downsizing and changing course.
Rumors have been circulating for two months Joker He had to shed supporting staff and could not commit to big screen films going forward. Indiewire first highlighted the problem in late August. Bron confirmed the changes this week.
A company executive said: “BRON continues to shift its business model as an industry, and as we look forward, some changes have been made at the company. We will always focus back on our core business as creative producers of content: animation, gaming, live-action film, TV and unscripted.” There has been some change and some rebooting as we refocus our energies on our content.
The statement continued: “We’ve been behind many talented filmmakers and films over the years, and we’ve helped launch amazing companies that make great work. We have amazing creative partners and are excited to continue building our IP into the future.
The company is working to secure new investment by restructuring its model around its digital divide. We hear the game body is solid. The company may not be full of features, but it is adjusting its appetite. Part of the international film sales will have an impact. While some projects are currently on the sales floor, others may continue.
The decline of an important film financier, especially those who support films Joker, Licorice pizza, Bomb, Adam’s family, Greyhound, Cyrano, Queen and thin And Judas and the Black Messiahcould be disappointing news for the sector.
Bron was founded in 2010 by husband and wife team Aaron and Brenda Gilbert. Recent projects include the eerie photo of Venice. pearl And Adam Driver’s astronaut movie 65 It’s on post. In the last two years, the epidemic has made it difficult, and so on Ghostbusters: After Death And The house of Gucci It did not perform as well as expected at the theater box office. We understand that Warner Bros. and MGM’s multi-picture deals have run their course.