Magazine article Screen International

eOne, Wild Bunch Strike Multi-Year Deal in France

Magazine article Screen International

eOne, Wild Bunch Strike Multi-Year Deal in France

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Entertainment One and Wild Bunch have struck a multi-year distribution partnership for France.

The deal comes into effect June 1. Wild Bunch will handle home video and digital rights for eOne in France through its direct distribution arm Wild Side. Wild Side will also handle TV sales for eOne's feature films, with eOne Television International continuing to handle the television content in that territory.

"Patrice and his team have been friends and partners for years. This agreement is a natural outcome of both a close relationship and a shared vision of the evolution of distribution activities in this digital age," said Vincent Grimond, Chairman and CEO of Wild Bunch.

"Over the past few years, we've had the privilege of collaborating with Wild Bunch across our territories worldwide and we couldn't ask for a more trusted partner, said Patrice Theroux, President, Filmed Entertainment, Entertainment One. "As eOne continues to grow in Europe and across the globe, we remain committed to maximizing rights ownership and looking for new opportunities to exploit our content on a multi-territory and multi-platform basis. …

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