Our Philosophy

 

Comprehensive Film Booking strives to serve our clients and partners in distribution with integrity.  Our years of experience in exhibition and distribution give us an edge in negotiating terms and providing the best theater marketing. 

Kip Smiley

President


Kip has over 25 years of experience in the Entertainment Industry. He began his film business career at Columbia Pictures, then joined with Georgia Theatre Company in the mid 1990’s as their Vice President of Film.  Comprehensive Film Booking, Inc. was launched in 2000 and now represents over 900 screens in twelve states.  Kip is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Comprehensive Film Booking from operations and expansion to partnership development and is also a member of National Association of Theatre Owners.

MIKE SIMONDS

Film Buyer


Mike has over 25 years of experience in the Motion Picture Industry.  Prior to joining Comprehensive Film Booking, Mike spent twelve years with New Line Cinema as the Exhibitor Relations Coordinator and Sales Representative for the Southeastern Territory.  His responsibilities included placement of advertising materials for upcoming NLC titles, as well as placement of current NLC titles in theatres throughout the Southeastern territory.  Mike also worked with Carmike Cinemas as a film booker for the Western United States, as well as various positions at Columbia Pictures including Booker, Head Booker, and Sales Representative for the Atlanta and Charlotte territories. 

 

Our Team

TERRI LESEUEUR

 Film Buyer


Terri began her entertainment industry career in 1976 working with various independent and major distributors over a period of 23 years as a film booker.  She moved to exhibition in 1989 by joining the Georgia Theatre Company as a film buyer.  In 2000, Terri left Georgia Theatre Company to assist Kip in establishing Comprehensive Film Booking, Inc.  Terri graduated from Georgia Military College - Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Business Administration. 

 

Angie Kirkpatrick

Accounts Specialist


Angie came to Comprehensive Film Booking  with a technical and financial background.  A graduate of Georgia State University, she has worked in the information technology field for many years.   She handles our billings to the studios as well as any statement or settlement issues.  Angie has a working knowledge of some of the larger Point of Sale systems, including Vista, Veezi, and Retriever that can be an asset to help streamline the film rental processing for our clients.

 

Comprehensive Film Booking, Inc. 
A Film Buying Company