Pat Cronenberg studied Economical studies in high school graduating in 1981 which he followed with studies in communication and languages, Pat is fluent in English, French and Ghent (Flanders). Dutch-french-english-german and is a member of Flemish Film Critic Association.
Pat’s retail experiences goes back to 1990 when he worked as shop manager of one of the biggest video club chains in Europe VIDEO SUPER CLUB until their demise in 1993. He then went on wotk for a commercial agent Video Service and Warner Home Video overlooking distribution of the Warner Home Releases on tape of ‘The Bodyguard’, ‘Presumed Innocent.
Pats love of film and production saw him become a well known film citic – Q&A team of Bifff (Brussels international film festival of Horror and Science Fiction and record interviews with Caroline Munro-Dario Argento-Brian Yuzna-William Lustig.
Having been a film critic from 1998 on a variety of magazines and the worlds first internet movie websites he attended the Cannes film Festival in 2006 where he met with photographer and adult film director/producer Pierre Woodman for an interview on high-budget adult movies and parodies. The director in question just released a trilogy of adult variations on the Excalibur legend and worked for the biggest adult companty “PRIVATE”
Additionaly to this Pat was approached by a friend who asked him to help him with the sell-through of MARC DORCEL and that particular encounter pushed him to create his own company Pat Cronenberg Distribution.
Pat Cronenberg Distribution started by distributing high class Adult movies from Dorcel and Private before entering into the arena of Creation of Film & Media Movie Distribution and Licensing in affiliation with Zeno Film Distribution, Licensing of Horror, Independent and Adult movies including world known titles-
MALICE IN LALA LAND dvd distribution Benelux starring Sasha Grey
VILLA CAPTIVE starring adult star Liza Del Sierra (her first and unique mainstream performance)
STAR WARS an XXX Parody directed by Axel Braun produced by Vivid, collaboration Benelux with Marci Hirsch (VP Vivid)
CABARET DESIRE directed by Erika Lust dvd only
SPIDER MAN XXX, SUPERMAN XXX, BATMAN XXX, and variety of big budget adult productions
Pat has also been involved in several mainstream documentries appearing worldwde on many platforms which include PORNO Y LIBERTA Benelux Licensing documentary, JAMES FRANCO’S KINK Benelux Licening documentary,ROCCO Benelux + Portugal licensing documentary
CO-LICENSING HORROR/CULT/INDEPENDENT MOVIES
ALL MEN ARE BASTARDS (mex) horror/erotic/dram R Rated
EAT Horror movie (US) horror/cult
THE SMELL OF US directed by Larry Clarke (Kids) Social drama/R Rated
In 2017 Pat started working as a consultant for Klipon Trading, travelling to Adult B2B Novelties/Toys trade fair, XBIZ – AVN and is a valued member of AVN Vibe program.