KATRINA WAN PR is a Los Angeles-based boutique agency that specializes in public relations and marketing for independent and entertainment studios. Rooted in strategy and creativity, the firm delivers breakthrough PR campaigns for clients to raise awareness and share of voice for independent films in today’s competitive and challenging industry.
While it focuses on independent films, KATRINA WAN PR has also carved out a niche in the industry as a public relations leader for genre films. With strong relationships with both traditional and online media, KATRINA WAN PR effectively connects with the target audience to deliver stellar results for clients.
KATRINA WAN PR provides unmatched expertise and unparalleled customer service for clients that include: A24, Focus World, Relativity Europa Distribution, BBC Worldwide, The Weinstein Company, Starz Digital, Anchor Bay Films, Syfy Films / Chiller Films, Entertainment One Films / Momentum Pictures / Phase 4 Films, RLJ / Image Entertainment, AMBI Media Group, SP Releasing, ALCHEMY / Anderson Digital/Anderson Merchandizers, Drafthouse Films, XLrator Media, ARC Entertainment, Epic Pictures, Vertical Entertainment, Big Air Studios and Archstone Distribution. Festival work includes Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, SXSW Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Fantastic Fest, Beyond Fest and San Diego International Film Festival.
KATRINA WAN PR spearheaded strategic public relations campaigns for films such as “Bone Tomahawk” Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Richard Jenkins and Matthew Fox; "Jimi: All Is By My Side" directed by Academy Award winner John Ridley and starring Andre Benjamin; "Big Game" with Samuel L. Jackson; Diablo Cody’s directorial debut "Paradise" with Julianne Hough, Russell Brand and Octavia Spencer; the Tom McCarthy comedy "The Cobbler" with Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi, Ellen Barkin and Dustin Hoffman; the romantic comedy "The Rewrite" with Hugh Grant and Marisa Tomei; Atom Egoyan’s "Devil’s Knot" with Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth; "Winnie Mandela" with Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard; “Criminal Activities” with John Travolta; “Forsaken” with Kiefer Sutherland and Donald Sutherland; “Term Life” with Vince Vaughn and Hailee Steinfeld; the Paul Schrader directed film “Dog Eat Dog” starring Nicolas Cage and Willem Dafoe; and Bryan Bertino’s “The Monster” starring Zoe Kazan.
KATRINA WAN PR also represents Screamfest, the largest and longest running horror film festival in the U.S. The agency's genre work includes critically acclaimed “Housebound;" John Carpenter’s "The Ward;" Joe Dante’s "Burying the Ex" with Anton Yelchin, Alexandra Daddario and Ashley Greene; Stephen Sommers’ "Odd Thomas" based on the novel by Dean Koontz; the Soska Sister’s "American Mary;" Eli Roth’s “Clown;” the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and SXSW favorite "Turbo Kid;" and "Tales of Halloween" directed by 11 of the most renowned horror filmmakers that include Neil Marshall, Darren Lynn Bousman and Lucky McKee.
Upcoming titles include Werner Herzog’s “Salt and Fire,” Osgood Perkins’ “The Blackcoat’s Daughter” starring Emma Roberts and Kiernan Shipka, Steven Shainberg’s “Rupture” starring Noomi Rapace, and “Brimstone” with Dakota Fanning, Guy Pearce and Kit Harington.