Koch Gets Synkronized11 Sep, 2006 By: Jessica Wolf
Koch Entertainment Distribution has added Synkronized USA to its cadre of video labels.
The distribution partnership begins Nov. 7 (prebook Oct. 9) with the arrival of a quartet of French-language DVDs, including two documentaries.
In The Name of Hezbollah ($19.98) explores the Lebanese group's TV operation, Al-Manar, which has a worldwide audience of 200 million viewers. The documentary White Odyssey ($24,98) follows explorer and filmmaker Nicolas Vanier as he crosses the 800 kilometers from Alaska to Quebec in 40-degree weather.
Also streeting are two Synkronized USA romantic dramas. Franck Spadone Unrated ($29.98) stars Monica Bellucci of The Matrix Reloaded and The Passion of the Christ fame. Towards Evening stars screen legend Marcello Mastroianni.