Scott Feinstein, Executive Vice President of 42West, has been with 42West since its inception in 2005, starting as an account executive and being named EVP earlier this year. He is based in NYC. He works with a number of distributors, production companies and filmmakers to create and execute their publicity and marketing strategies, as well as the firm’s global film festival operations at Sundance, Toronto, Tribeca, Cannes, New York, SXSW and Venice. His clients include Sony Pictures Classics, A24, Focus Features, Netflix, Amazon, Paramount, IFC Films, HBO, and filmmakers Martin Scorsese, Bennett Miller, Emma Tillinger Koskoff, Sacha Gervasi, Rebecca Miller, Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, Phyllis Nagy, David Chase, Jon S. Baird, Trudie Styler, Eric Eisner, Joe Lewis, Andrew Heckler, Chad Verdi, as well as actor John Magaro. Prior to 42West he spent three years at Walt Disney Pictures, where he worked on the publicity campaigns for several movies including Pirates of the Caribbean, National Treasure, Finding Nemo and The Incredibles. He graduated with a B.A. degree in Communications with a minor in English from the University of Maryland.
Feinstein serves on the board of Beat The Streets, a non-profit organization focused on developing the full human and athletic potential of urban youth and to strengthen the wrestling culture within New York City.