Fisher Klingenstein Films is an acquisition company that is solely owned by Alan Klingenstein. Alan manages the company with the assistance of Danny and Jack Fisher. Danny and Jack’s former company City Lights Pictures created and produced 63 television shows and dozens of movies and documentaries.
Before Alan Klingenstein became an accomplished producer, he served many years as an investment banker. He also was a securities attorney and chief corporate legal officer. In his earlier years he took a two year break from college to race and sell skis in Colorado. During that time he also did research and wrote speeches for U.S. Senator Charles H. Percy in Washington.
Fisher Klingenstein Films actively distributes films and television series on DVD. Fisher Klingenstein Films, now known as the FilmRise company, has its headquarters in New York, New York. It serves people worldwide. The company has over 5,000 film and television titles in a wide range of categories.
In 2014 FilmRise announced that they had acquired U.S. digital and DVD rights to the series Years of Living Dangerously. They also acquired digital distribution rights to An American Werewolf In London. They recently obtained the rights for the television show Forensic Files. Also in 2014 they got exclusive U.S. digital and DVD rights to The Nixon Interviews.