The Odin’s Eye Story
Established in 2006 by Michael Favelle, Odin's Eye Entertainment (OEE) is a vertically integrated Production, Distribution and International Sales Agency that specializes in working with emerging and established filmmakers across a wide variety of genres. As a Sales Agency, OEE represents Feature Length Motion Pictures, Documentaries and Television content worldwide, hosting its own sales booth at every major festival including, but not limited to, CANNES, AFM, MIPCOM, BERLIN & FILMART. Commencing in 2012, sister company, Odin’s Eye Animation (OEA) creates and sources original and existing IP for developing and producing theatrical quality animation content for international sale. With strategic initiatives with a network of international content development and animation studios, OEA is uniquely placed to work with some of the best independent studios and talent worldwide including director John Stevenson: KUNG FU PANDA; Director Jimmy Hayward HORTON HEARS A WHO, Free Birds; Director Barry Cook: MULAN.
OEE is also a recognised Australian Distributor whose first theatrical release was the Toronto IFF discovery title CANOPY in 2016. Subsequent release titles include SNOW QUEEN 3, WHEELY, DINO KING: JOURNEY TO FIRE MOUNTAIN and most recently the award winning Horror pic THE FURIES. OEE’s regular clients include industry heavy weights LIONSGATE for OPEN WATER 3: CAGE DIVE, NETFLIX for THE REAL MIYAGI, ANIMAL CRACKERS and UNIVERSAL PICTURES AUSTRALIA. OEE has a long history of partnering with Chinese production companies, most recently with the animated feature FOODIVERSE and furthermore with multiple distribution licences to one of China’s largest independent Distributors.
Based in OEE’s and OEA’s Sydney offices, Michael along with Lauren Thomas - Development & Acquisitions Executive - North America; Astrid Samuel Head of Business and Legal Affairs; Russell Cunningham - Global Strategist; and John Theodosiou - Production and Accounts Assist strive to ensure Odin Eye's forward business strategies remain focused on prestige live action like the high concept action LIVE FAST, DIE LAUGHING starring HARVEY KEITEL and FRANCESCA EASTWOOD as well as high-quality animations TALES FROM SANCTUARY CITY: THE WISHMAS TREE, COMBAT WOMBAT and DAISY QUOKKA, as well as SCARYGIRL, CLEO and HUMP.