TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM AND ENTERTAINMENT ONE
ANNOUNCE THEATRICAL DISTRIBUTION PARTNERSHIP IN GERMANY AND AUSTRIA
TCFF to showcase eOne's film slate at Muenchener Filmwoche 2018
Los Angeles, CA – January 17, 2018 – Twentieth Century Fox Film (TCFF) and Entertainment One (eOne) today announced a new partnership whereby TCFF will manage billing and sales for eOne's growing theatrical slate in Germany and Austria. The new deal builds on a successful long-term relationship between the two companies, which includes a wide-ranging home entertainment distribution partnership across multiple territories, as well as a joint venture in Canada.
TCFF will showcase eOne's upcoming film slate as part of the studio's presentation to exhibitors at Muenchener Filmwoche 2018 on January 17 in Munich.
Benjamina Mirnik-Voges, eOne's newly-appointed Managing Director - Germany, Film, said: "We look forward to working with such an experienced and successful distribution partner in the German and Austrian territories as we continue to gain momentum and build our slate."
Vincent de La Tour, TCFF's Managing Director for Germany, said: "We are pleased to work with eOne to bring their high-quality films to German and Austrian audiences and, in doing so, build an even broader relationship between our two companies across multiple territories and platforms."
eOne's current slate includes, among other films, the high-anticipated ENTEBBE, from Working Title and Participant Media, which will mark eOne's inaugural release in Germany.
About Twentieth Century Fox Film
One of the world's largest producers and distributors of motion pictures, Twentieth Century Fox Film produces, acquires and distributes motion pictures throughout the world. These motion pictures are produced or acquired by the following units of 20th Century Fox Film: Twentieth Century Fox, Fox 2000 Pictures, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox Animation and Twentieth Century Fox Family.
About Entertainment One
Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a global independent studio that specializes in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. The Company's diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world.
Entertainment One's robust network includes film and television studio The Mark Gordon Company; newly-launched MAKEREADYwith Brad Weston; content creation venture Amblin Partners with Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment; leading feature film production and global sales company Sierra Pictures; unscripted television production company Renegade 83; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning digital agency Secret Location.
The Company's rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 100,000 hours of film and television content and approximately 40,000 music tracks.