Christa Zofcin, most recently SVP and Head of Business Affairs at United Artists, has joined River Road Entertainment as EVP Business and Legal Affairs, the indie production company announced today. Before UA, she worked at Yari Film Group. “Christa’s expertise will be felt in all phases of motion picture operations, and we’re certain her addition will be a perfect fit for River Road,” company president Mitch Horwits said.

River Road produced Terrence Malick’s The Tree of Life, which will play the Cannes Film Festival in May ahead of its U.S. release via Fox Searchlight.

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