Over the eve of Toronto fest kick-off, Western european mini-major Studiocanal has shut an exclusive circulation pact with Ottawa-based pubcaster Radio-Canada. is parked ,
The particular five-year deal, effective in January, allows Radio-Canada to distribute much more 1400 films (comprising twelve hundred French pics and two hundred Italian movies) through Studiocanal’s library, on DVD, Bluray, SE TROUVE ÊTRE (electronic sell-through) as well as VOD. Radio-Canada may also showcase films on its u wn systems.
The public broadcaster serving French-speaking North america, Radio-Canada benefits from the deal simply by consolidating its leading position in the distribution of French content in Canada .
The large Studiocanal library includes classics from cult helmers, especially Jean-Luc Godard (“Pierrot os fou”), Jean Renoir (“Grand Illusion”), Claude Sautet (“Max et les ferrailleurs”) and Jean-Pierre Melville (“Army of Shadows”). is parked ,
Sara Hopewell contributed to this particular record.