NADINE DE BARROS

CEO

 

A film finance, production, and international sales veteran, Nadine has financed and helped package over 300 films and TV series in the last 12 years. 

 

Before launching Fortitude International, she was the President of Aldamisa International. She oversaw the financing and sales of films such as Machete Kills starring Lady Gaga and Mel Gibson, and Sin City 2, a 75 million dollar budget film directed by Robert Rodriguez and starring Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon Levitt, and an ensemble cast.  She also worked on Chef directed by Jon Favreau, starring Robert Downey Junior and Scarlett Johansson.  Additionally, she oversaw production, financing and sales on Rescue 3, a 22 episode series.

 

For 7 years prior to Aldamisa, Nadine was the President of Sales and Acquisitions at Voltage Pictures, a sales agency which she launched with global sales expert Nicolas Chartier.   At Voltage she worked on Best Picture Academy Award® Winner The Hurt Locker, Killer Joe directed by William Friedkin and starring Matthew McConaughey, The Company You Keep directed by and starring Robert Redford, Diary of the Dead directed by George A Romero, True Justice, a 22 episode TV series starring Steven Segal, and Leverage a 77 episode TNT series. 

 

Nadine also worked at Summit Entertainment when it was a growing foreign sales company, and in Paris at Opening Distribution.  She is a French and American Citizen and speaks both languages fluently.  She graduated from the American University in Paris where she began her film career.