Andrew Mer is SVP Acquisitions for SnagFilms and has been instrumental in building the SnagFilms library of over 6000 documentary and independent fiction films. SnagFilms library consists of single titles from some of the worlds most recognizable and lauded individual filmmakers and producers to multiple titles from many of the most widely known and respected distributors, aggregators, and broadcasters including, eOne, Content Media, KinoLorber, ITVS, Sundance Selects, Lionsgate and National Geographic, and Phase 4 Films.
Andrew Mer has been an independent consultant to the film industry in development and acquisitions. His most recent client was AOL where he served as chief acquisitions consultant for AOL True Stories, an all-documentary broadband platform. Andrew helped build and develop AOL True Stories’ slate of documentary films beginning with its launch slate.
Previously, Elixir Films engaged Andrew to head its creative development efforts.
At Elixir he was responsible for developing all film and TV projects as well as scouting for new creative talent and project opportunities. Elixir Films’ credits include the international non-fiction television series Long Way Round with Ewan McGregor. Before entering the film world Mr. Mer worked in the art world as a fine arts insurance broker and consultant. Andrew Mer is an attorney who lives and works in NYC.