Shout! Factory Partners with EuropaCorp7 Dec, 2012 By: Chris Tribbey
Independent distributor Shout! Factory has inked a deal with Paris-based film studio EuropaCorp to bring two new films to the U.S.
The deal gives Shout! disc, digital and broadcast rights to both the Bibo Bergeron (Shark Tale) CG-animated feature A Monster in Paris and the Luc Besson (The Fifth Element) adventure The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec.
“We are incredibly excited about this new relationship with EuropaCorp, an internationally renowned studio recognized for its fantastic film productions,” Shout! Factory’s founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos said in a joint statement. “We look forward to presenting these films that deliver captivating cinematic experiences for families of all ages. We hope that this is just the start of a mutually beneficial relationship.”
Shout! plans on releasing the films on disc and across digital outlets, with A Monster in Paris coming first in early 2013.