Scott Kaplan

Scott Kaplan


SVP of Global Sales

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Prior to joining Gravitas, Kaplan was the SVP of Global Sales at Gunpowder & Sky Distribution. He came to Gunpowder & Sky from FilmBuff, where he also served as the SVP of Global Sales following a term as their Head of Distribution. In four years, Kaplan oversaw all aspects of both domestic and international sales for more than 400 Gunpowder & Sky and FilmBuff releases, including The Little Hours, Hounds Of Love and This Changes Everything, while also focusing on acquisition, corporate strategy and business development. While at FilmBuff Scott sourced and negotiated hundreds of deals for a library of over 1000 films including Exit Through The Gift Shop and Senna. Prior to joining FilmBuff in 2013, Kaplan negotiated multichannel acquisition deals for DISH Network after getting his start at International Creative Management in Los Angeles. Kaplan jumpstarted the licensing and sales business at FilmBuff, pioneering the hybrid global distributor/foreign sales agent model. Gravitas will look to him to build on that success while starting its first New York office.