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Joe Naftalin

Studio Canal

Development Executive

Joe Naftalin

Joe is the Development Executive at Studio Canal, where he helps oversee a varied slate of feature film projects during the course of their production process. Recent projects include Paddington, ’71, Shaun The Sheep, Macbeth and Legend.

Prior to this Joe worked in production roles at Matthew Vaughn’s Marv Films and under producer, Paul Webster at Kudos / Shine Pictures.

Joe began his career working as a script reader for companies such as BBC Films and Working Title, and making short films, one of which won ‘Best Short’ at BAFTA Wales.