Dutch FilmWorks

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Dutch FilmWorks is a Dutch film distributor founded in 1998,[1] based in Utrecht, the Netherlands,[1][2] focusing on Benelux rights[3] mainly to release films theatrically, on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD.[4] They are also a publisher and distributor of books and magazines.[1]

They have recently released several TV series in the CBS library on DVD, under license from CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Pictures.

Background[edit]

Dutch Filmworks purchases film licenses and releases these in the Benelux, and has a distribution library of over 2,500 titles.[1] Large titles distributed by Dutch FilmWorks include Exorcist: The Prequel,[5] The Grudge, the Ice Age franchise, The Aviator, Unleashed, The Final Cut and Saw, as well as Dutch products such as the television series Westenwind and the film 06/05.[6]

'The House of Knowledge' is a separate branch of the business that distributes documentaries, including those from Discovery Channel.

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Dutch FilmWorks acquireert 3D Films in Cannes en meer". Showbizzkanaal (in Dutch). June 15, 210. Retrieved 20 July 2010.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. ^ "Dutch Filmworks BV". Business Week. investing.businessweek.com. Retrieved 20 July 2010. 
  3. ^ Kemp, Stuart (2008-11-18). "Dutch Filmworks seals slew of Benelux deals". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 22 July 2010. Indie distributor Dutch Filmworks on Tuesday reported several high-profile acquisitions in the immediate aftermath of the American Film Market, snapping up Benelux rights to a slew of titles [dead link]
  4. ^ Zagt, Ab (2003-12-08). "Dutch FilmWorks acquires diverse dozen". main line of business in the Netherlands is releasing films on DVD and video.: Screendaily. Retrieved 22 July 2010. 
  5. ^ Felperin, Leslie (2005-03-18). "Exorcist: The Prequel". Variety. Retrieved 22 July 2010. A Morgan Creek, DFW Dutch Filmworks presentation 
  6. ^ "Dutch Filmworks Filmography". InBaseline. inbaseline.com. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 20 July 2010. 

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