Kristina McLaughlin, Vice President of Business Affairs, has announced her decision to leave Primitive Entertainment effective May 31, 2020. As a founding partner of Primitive Entertainment, Kristina has been integral in helping to build the company into a preeminent documentary producer.

Kristina has made significant contributions over many years to the Company and its production slate, including critically acclaimed series and features like Equator: A New World View and In Search of A Perfect World. Kristina has sat on both the National executive and Toronto board of the Documentary Organization of Canada, the Ontario Media Development Corporation’s (now Ontario Creates) Film and Television Advisory Board and consulted for organizations like Hot Docs. Generous with her knowledge, Kristina has also served as a mentor for a variety of young producers, with a focus on aiding women. Kristina’s enduring contributions have benefitted the many people that will miss her and wish her well as she heads off to pursue her next challenge.