Maybelle Pacak | 美贝儿 帕丝克 Chief Executive Officer & Executive Producer
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Ms. Pacak, Broadcast Executive and Executive Producer has commissioned and developed hundreds of hours of film and television programs. From documentaries, animation, lifestyle series factual entertainment, feature films, movies-of-the-week and children’s series. She treats her professional relationships with integrity and creates content that is of high value both creatively and financially. Ms. Pacak is passionate about her commitment to high-quality programming. Her strength lies in her ability to develop innovative strategies for strong audience growth and shareholder value. Her experience in the broadcast environment, production business and legal affairs unique to commissioning original content are assets that are augmented by her experience leveraging public and private ending agencies for the funding of Canadian independent productions.
While working with the W Network and APTN she developed a commitment for Canadian Independent Production. Ms. Pacak’s creative instinct for identifying a good pitch and championing a project from development to production is a testimony to her passion and drive to commission world-class programming.
Ms. Pacak commissioned several award-winning films and programs, including On The Corner, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and won the CityTV Best Film for Western Canada at the Vancouver International Film Festival. Tipi Tales, a children series won the prestigious international Parents’ Choice Award. Most notably, Ms. Pacak commissioned the multi-award-winning program renegadepress.com, produced by Verite Films. Renegadepress.com won a Prix Jeunesse award, received 18 Canadian Screen Award nominations and won 4 Canadian Screen Awards, including Canada’s Golden Sheaf Award. Other credits include Sleep Murder starring Jason Priestley and Fugitives Run starring David Hasselhoff.
Ms. Pacak has successfully negotiated the broadcast rights for Academy Award winning films with some of the leading distribution companies across North America. Those companies include Buena Vista International, Alliance Films, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Warner Brothers and the National Film Board.