SKY ISLAND FILMS
172 EAST 4TH STREET-#9H
NEW YORK 10009
Steve Fagan, a veteran of motion picture
distribution and marketing founded Sky Island Films, Inc.
in 2003 with the express purpose of marketing and distributing
specialized foreign language and American independent films
that might not otherwise find
their way to the US theatrical market.
Mr. Fagan has distributed films for such diverse companies as New
World Pictures, Cannon Releasing, M.C.E.G. Distribution, MK2 Productions USA,
Arrow Entertainment and Artistic License
Films during his career.
Successful releases he has handled since 1978 include: THE TIN DRUM, BREAKER MORANT,
ROCK & ROLL HIGH SCHOOL, FITZCARRALDO,
WHEN FATHER WAS AWAY ON BUSINESS, BARFLY, RUNAWAY TRAIN, FOOL FOR LOVE,ASSAULT,
LA BELLE NOISEUSE,
SOFIE, MY LIFE'S IN TURNAROUND, 301-302, BANDIT QUEEN, PONETTE, UNDER THE SKIN, AFTERLIFE, REGRET
COTTON MARY, SOUND AND FURY and many others.
Since 2001, Mr. Fagan has worked as a distribution
and marketing consultant to independent film companies and producers.
His corporate clients have included Artistic License
Films, Regent Entertainment, Oceanside Pictures, Urbanworld Films, Manhattan Pictures International,Holedigger Studios, First
Look Media, First Independent Pictures, Newmarket Films, Screen Media Ventures, City Lights Pictures, Cohen Media Group, Emerging
Pictures, PMK*BNC and Film Rise Releasing.
Specialized films that Mr. Fagan-as an independent consultant and via
Sky Island Films-has been involved with in this capacity include
THE GIRL, AMERICAN ASTRONAUT, PUNKS, KING OF THE JUNGLE,
MARYAM, IVANS XTC,
THE TASTE OF OTHERS, SWIMMING, ENIGMA, SECRET LIVES OF DENTISTS, MADE UP, MY MOTHER LIKES WOMEN,
MIND THE GAP, CHRYSTAL, EMMANUEL’S GIFT, THE DYING GAUL, NEW YORK DOLL, BROOKLYN LOBSTER,
GREAT NEW WONDERFUL, MINI’S FIRST TIME, DEATH OF A PRESIDENT,GOD GREW TIRED OF US,
CANVAS, WHAT WOULD JESUS BUY?,
HONEYDRIPPER, DARK MATTER, SIXTY SIX, AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL,
KILLING KASZTNER:THE JEW WHO DEALT WITH NAZIS, HOLY
THE NATURE OF EXISTENCE, GASLAND, OUTSIDE THE LAW, BACK DOOR CHANNELS:THE PRICE OF PEACE,
ON THE ICE,
OC87, THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE, HANK AND ASHA and many others.
In the fall of
2014 and early 2015, SIF worked with Just Shoot Productions to open their political documentary
2 PLAY: DEMOCRACY’'S HIGH STAKES which shines a spotlight on the need for campaign reform through the compelling
stories of first-time candidates in the battleground state of Ohio.
SIF secured a national release for filmmaker Eric Schaeffer’s critically acclaimed BOY MEETS GIRL-
romantic coming of age dramedy about three twenty-somethings living in Kentucky
intricate relationship with Ricky, a gorgeous transgender girl.