Viacom Int’l Studios, Infinity Hill Ink 1st Look Deal

Viacom International Studios (VIS) and Infinity Hill to Develop Spanish-Language Films

Viacom International Studios (VIS) signed an exclusive first look deal with Infinity Hill, the production company founded by renowned movie producers Axel Kuschevatzky, Phin Glynn and Cindy Teperman, to develop and produce feature films. The slate will focus on Spanish-language movie production, filmed around the globe with international talent both in front and behind the camera.

“This deal empowers us to increase our development of high-quality, long-form content generating more IPs for VIS”, said Federico Cuervo, SVP, Head of Viacom International Studios. “We know the talent of Infinity Hill’s producers and what they can bring to a studio like ours in terms of high end content.”

“For a rising film company like Infinity Hill setting up a deal with such a giant as Viacom International Studios is a great opportunity and a marvelous way to create new films aimed for both local and global audiences”, adds Axel Kuschevatzky, from Infinity Hill, “Spanish is the second most spoken language win the world, with 460 million native speakers. So, there is a huge community there with a big demand for films in its own language”.

Infinity Hill – which also produces and develops films in multiple languages — will debut with the action thriller The Doorman, their recently wrapped production starring Ruby Rose (Warner Bros.’ Batwoman) and Jean Reno (‘Leon‘) and directed by Japan’s Ryûhei Kitamura (Versus, Midnight Meat Train). Infinity Hill co-produced The Intruder (El Prófugo), directed by Natalia Meta and starring Erica Rivas, Nahuel Perez Biscayart and Cecilia Roth, currently in official competition at the Berlin International Film Festival.

About Viacom International Studios

Introduced in 2018, Viacom International Studios (VIS) is a division of ViacomCBS Networks International that produces content for all genres, both for ViacomCBS brands and platforms including Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, Paramount Channel, Channel 5, Telefe and Porta Dos Fundos, as well as for third parties. VIS global sales include original productions, co-productions, formats sold for local adaptations, and sale of ready-made content. The content that VIS possesses covers all genres, from soap operas to dramas, short and long-form comedy formats and, feature film productions.  For more information about Viacom International Studios (VIS) visit ViacomInternationalStudios.com .

About Infinity Hill

Infinity Hill is an international film production company based in the UK, Los Angeles, and Buenos Aires, headed by Axel Kuschevatzky, Phin Glynn and Cindy Teperman, in association with Mexico’s Pedro Davila from Digital TV Group, which holds a production alliance with the media production powerhouse Non Stop, led by Patricio Rabuffetti. Kuschevatzky’s feature film credits include the Academy Award winning The Secret in Their Eyes, the Academy Award nominated Wild Tales, and the Cannes Film Festival winner Paulina and The Clan (Best Director at Venice Film Festival), among more than 80 films.  Phin Glynn has produced six features in the last two years, including Waiting for Anya starring Jean Reno, Anjelica Huston and Stranger Things’ Noah Schnapp. Teperman has produced 15-plus features in Argentina, Spain and the U.S, including, of recent titles, El Amor Menos Pensado, starring Ricardo Darin and Mercedes Moran. Among other high profile local films, Animal was directed by Academy Award winner Armando Bo.

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