The UK-based distributor will handle theatrical and festival distribution outside North America of films in the Cohen Media Group’s catalogue, formerly known as the Rohauer Library.
Cohen Media Group media archivist Tim Lanza negotiated the deal with Park Circus co-founder and managing director Nick Varley.
The Cohen Film Collection includes more than 700 titles including work by DW Griffith, Buster Keaton [pictured], Douglas Fairbanks and Alfred Hitchcock. The Collection is releasing remastered versions of these films in theaters and on Blu-ray and DVD.
“Park Circus is a proven leader in specialised distribution of classic films, and we are confident that the titles in the Cohen Film Collection will be in good hands,” said Lanza.
“The Cohen Film Collection is an amazing treasure of great and important films, and we are excited and fortunate to be able to bring them to new audiences,” said Varley.
Cohen Media Group svp of international distribution Liz Mackiewicz will be in Berlin representing the company at its first EFM.