Bruce Rabinowitz has served as an attorney, business consultant, sales agent, and producer to numerous international and domestic clients in the television and film industries for more than 20 years.
Among his current responsibilities is the representation of Radiotelevisione Italiana’s vast catalogue of theatrical films, television programs, formats, sports, and musical programming and footage archive throughout North, Central, and South America for RAI’s sales division, based in Rome. Additionally, he provides or has provided business and/or legal consultation to Discovery Networks’s “Discovery Learning Alliance” in Africa; United Nations TV; IBC, a Los Angeles–based international program sales and channel development company; Mediakite, an international television production and development company; Eurocinema, the first North American channel dedicated to international box office titles; Terra Entertainment; and Kairos Italy Theater, among various other production, distribution, and licensing organizations.
For the past 11 years, he has served as an associate adjunct professor in the Television, Radio and Emerging Media Department of Brooklyn College, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses centered on the global entertainment business and media law.
Rabinowitz formerly held the post of vice president, international, at Viacom’s Showtime Networks, where he was responsible for identifying, researching, negotiating, marketing, and launching niche channels for the international marketplace. Prior to that, he served as RAI Corporation’s director of new business & legal affairs as well as director of commercial sales for DLT Entertainment.