MOSCOW and LONDON, July 10, 2012 – Stream LLC, (formerly Omlet.ru), a leading multimedia entertainment services company in Russia, and Miramax, one of the world’s leading independent film and television studios, today announced a multi-year subscription video on demand (SVOD) partnership, making Stream the first Russian multimedia entity to digitally distribute Miramax’s acclaimed movies to the Russian marketplace.
LONDON and SANTA MONICA, June 18, 2012 – Leading global film and television studio Miramax and BSkyB (Sky), the most comprehensive multichannel, multi-platform television service in the UK and Ireland, today announced the completion of a new licensing deal. Under the terms of the agreement, Sky will hold exclusive rights to a substantial package of [...]
Antena 3 today announced the completion of a new licensing deal for Miramax movies. Under the terms of the agreement, Antena 3 has secured rights to a number of iconic films in the Miramax library including Pulp Fiction, Sin City, Chocolat and The Boy In The Striped Pajamas. The movies will air on Antena 3 and its digital channels in Spain.
Miramax and the Samuel Goldwyn Jr. Family Trust today announced that Miramax’s Global Sales team will manage global licensing of the library produced by the legendary Samuel Goldwyn. Terms of the agreement are not being disclosed.
Global film and television studio Miramax and Sky Italia, Italy’s leading pay TV platform, today announced a new movie deal under which Sky Italia will air many of the leading titles from Miramax’s unmatched collection across all of Sky Italia’s pay television channels in Italy. The agreement was announced at MIPTV 2012 this week in Cannes, France.
Global film and television studio Miramax and Britain’s branded multichannel broadcaster UKTV today announced a licensing agreement under which a number of the studio’s hit films will be made available to UKTV subscribers across its basic pay and DTT channels.
Mathilde Rottier Is Promoted to Vice President, Worldwide TV; Astrid De Berardinis, Alexandra Tullberg and Stuart Shaw Join as Sales Directors
Miramax said today that its CEO, Mike Lang, has informed the company that he is resigning. Lang has agreed to remain a consultant to the company as it searches for a successor.
Miramax Names Marna Grantham Senior Vice President, Domestic and Latin America Sales; Gloria Lee Joins as Director, Digital Sales
Santa Monica, CA, March 15, 2012 – Miramax today announced two new additions to its International Sales team. Marna Grantham has been named Senior Vice President, Domestic and Latin America Sales, reporting to Joe Patrick, Head of Worldwide Sales. Gloria Lee has been named Director, Digital Sales, reporting to Beth Minehart, Head of Global Digital. Both appointments are effective immediately.
Pam Grier, Star of Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown, to Attend Screening at C.U. Boulder and Participate in Q&A
BOULDER, CO – University of Colorado Boulder International Film Series (IFS) is proud to announce that on Saturday, February 18th, the IFS will join forces with the Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF) and the Miramax College Tour to bring PAM GRIER, star of Quentin Tarantino’s JACKIE BROWN, to the C.U. Boulder campus for a Q&A following an exclusive 7 p.m. screening of the hit Miramax film in 35 mm.
Miramax is a leading worldwide film and television studio with a library of more than 700 motion pictures containing some of the most original and acclaimed independent films, such as Pulp Fiction, Chicago, Good Will Hunting, The English Patient, Life is Beautiful, and City Of God – as well as scores of commercially successful films such as Bridget Jones’s Diary and the Scream, Scary Movie and Spy Kids franchises. Collectively, the Miramax library has received 284 Academy Award® nominations and 68 Oscars®, including four Best Picture awards. Miramax’s world-class global distribution team has successfully brought this acclaimed collection of titles to existing and emerging platforms in nearly every country in the world.
Miramax’s new development projects include both TV and film. Currently the studio is working with industry luminaries to create new derivative television series based on their respective award-winning stories and characters. These titles include Gangs of New York with Martin Scorsese, Copland with James Mangold, and Robert Rodriguez’s From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, which is in active production. Miramax, together with Sony’s Screen Gems, will release Jeremy Garelick’s film The Wedding Ringer (starring Kevin Hart, Josh Gad and Kaley Cuoco) on January 16, 2015.
Miramax was purchased in 2010 by Qatar Holding, together with the investor group led by Miramax Chairman Thomas J. Barrack, Jr.’s Colony Capital, and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California with a sales office in London.