TITLE

New player enters U.K. distribution

AUTHOR(S)
Kemp, Stuart
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;7/26/2005, Vol. 390 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that Great Britain's distribution marketplace witnessed the shutdown of one publicly listed company's distribution arm just days before another stock-listed company set up its own venture. ContentFilm, Great Britain-listed movie distribution company headed by New York player John Schmidt, quietly opted to close its theatrical distribution arm. Just across London's West End, Great Britain film financier and sales company Civilian Content, whose shares are also listed on the Alternative Investment Market here, set up its distribution arm the country
ACCESSION #
17892186

 

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