Interview with Josh da Silva of Cow Lamp Films
Updated: Mar 16, 2018
Independent Chicago filmmakers, take note: there’s a new distributor in town. Cow Lamp Films is the indie features division of long-running Questar Entertainment. Their goal is to procure locally made films for a national audience via cable television and major streaming platforms. Among their acquisitions so far are James Choi’s acclaimed Empty Spaces and Greg Dixon and McKenzie Chinn’s eagerly anticipated Olympia. I recently spoke to Cow Lamp’s Director of Acquisitions Josh da Silva about how the company was formed and what its ambitious plans are for the future.
MGS: Cow Lamp is a new player on the national distribution scene. How did the company come to be and what is its mission statement?
Read Josh's answer and the rest of the article here.