Theo Dumont provides strategic entertainment media relations, creative marketing communications, unit publicity, social media, special event planning, corporate trade and consumer publicity services globally for clients and partners. Dumont is also the co-Founder/Co-Director of the Oscar-Qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival and co-founder of the Mammoth Film Festival as well as the Hollywood Comedy Shorts Film Festival. Dumont is the Publicist for Academy Award-winning Director Spike Lee. Dumont served as Unit Publicist on BLACK Klansman, which took home the Grand Prix at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival and earned Mr. Lee his 5th Academy Award nomination and the win for Best Adapted Screenplay. Dumont has worked with high-profile personalities and brands such as: Focus Features, Netflix, Overbrook Entertainment, Yes Studios (Fauda), German powerhouse studio Leonine, MGM Studios, TONIK Productions, Gersh, Roger Guenveur Smith (Rodney King), Show runner Adi Hasak (Shades of Blue), Yes Studios (Fauda), Starlight Runner Entertainment, Masha, Artza Productions, Tapas Media, USA, NBC, Matthew Modine, 1821 Entertainment, Klasky Csupo, etc. Alta Global Media participates in all of the major film festivals for client Film & TV campaigns including Cannes, Tribeca, Sundance, SXSW, TIFF, Telluride, Venice, Berlin, MIP, MIPCOM, BANFF, Cinetopia, ITV Fest, etc. Before launching Alta Global Media, Dumont was Head of Marketing at Buffalo 8 and merged his previous firm Dumont Marketing with the Company. Prior to Buffalo 8, Dumont founded Dumont Marketing Group (DMG) a company he led for seven years, working with production companies, filmmakers, independent films, comic book publishers, authors and digital entertainment companies.