Magnolia Pictures is an American film distributor. It is a subsidiary of Mark Cuban
and Todd Wagner
's 2929 Entertainment
Magnolia was formed in 2001 by Bill Banowsky and Eamonn Bowles, and specializes in both foreign and independent film
s. Magnolia distributes some of its films, especially foreign and genre titles, under the Magnet Releasing arm. In April 2011, Cuban had placed Magnolia up for sale, but stated that he would not sell the company unless the offer was "very, very compelling."
[Carlisle, Candace (April 20, 2011)]
"Cuban lists Landmark and Magnolia for sale"
. ''Dallas Business Journal''. Retrieved on April 20, 2011.
One of the recent releases Magnolia distributed is ''Shoplifters
'', a Japanese drama that won the 2018 Palme d'Or
at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
at the 91st Academy Awards.
Category:Film distributors of the United States
Category:2929 Entertainment holdings
Category:Mass media companies established in 2001
Category:2001 establishments in New York City
Category:Mass media companies based in New York City