Content Republic Sign Digital Distribution Deal With Arrow Films

Written by Sarah Cameron on . Posted in Distribution

From PR Sarah Cameron:

Content Republic, one of Europe’s leading digital distribution companies, today announces it has signed a deal for exclusive digital rights to the Arrow Films catalogue of classics and foreign language films.

The deal, negotiated by Teun Hilte on behalf of Content Republic and Alex Agran for Arrow Films, will see Content Republic market and release over 60 films  through a range of retail partners in the UK. The deal includes such classics as Giuseppe Tornatore’s Cinema Paradiso (to be made available digitally some time after its upcoming Blu-Ray release in September), Roman Polanski’s Bitter Moon and The Cement Garden – the cult adaptation of Ian McEwan's critically acclaimed novel starring Charlotte Gainsbourg.

Teun Hilte, a partner in Content Republic, said of the deal: “The Arrow Films catalogue is a treasure trove of classics that would make any cinefile’s heart skip a beat. We’re very excited to work on an Academy Award winning gem such as Cinema Paradiso, as well as a slew of early films from Claude Chabrol, to name but a few. We believe there is great potential for the digital distribution and we look forward to working with Arrow to give their titles the exposure they deserve .”

“Working with Content Republic will mean getting our product out to the most effective and best channels available in the market” said Alex Agran of the deal. “They have the knowledge, expertise and customer focus to drive a key part of our business forward.

About Content Republic

Content Republic is a digital distribution company with offices in London and New York . The company works hand in hand with sales agents, independent distributors and producers worldwide in order to release their films online legitimately in as many territories as possible. Through its network of digital retail partners the company strongly gets behind targeted digital releases in order to generate new streams of revenue from digital sales of independent film.

About Arrow Films

Arrow Films is a leading independent distributor in the UK specialising in foreign language, cult, horror and arthouse films.