Mimi Steinbauer - President of Distribution

Cargo’s distribution, licensing and sales operations are headed by Mimi Steinbauer.  Steinbauer has over twenty years of experience and demonstrated success in the industry. Steinbauer is also President and CEO of Radiant Films International, a full service sales and distribution company launched in 2012. 

Previously Steinbauer ran Hyde Park International, prior to launching Radiant, where she was instrumental in acquiring, financing and/or selling such films as Academy Award nominated BLUE VALENTINE starring Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams, Robert Rodriguez’s MACHETE starring Robert De Niro and Jessica Alba, and GHOST RIDER: SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE starring Nicolas Cage.

Steinbauer was previously Vice President of Distribution at New Line Cinema, Sales and Distribution Consultant for Voltage Pictures, President of International Sales and Distribution at Franchise Pictures, and Head of International Television at Trimark Pictures. Over the course of her career Steinbauer has been instrumental in securing financing and/or selling over 500 films including THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy, THE HURT LOCKER, THE MATRIX, RUSH HOUR 2, THE NOTEBOOK and THREE KINGS.

Steinbauer has a Masters degree in Film Producing from the Peter Stark Program at USC, as well as a Masters in Alternative Dispute Resolution and International Peacekeeping from Pepperdine School of Law.