The agreement covers DVD/Blu-ray and digital rental and sell-through rights in the US for Cohen’s theatrical slate and the Cohen Film Collection (formerly The Rohauer Library) of Buster Keaton titles, British films, Hollywood classics and experimental cinema.
“Cohen is focused on bringing top films to the US and we’re eager to offer our titles to audiences through various platforms,” Cohen Media Group evp Gary Rubin said.
“eOne is certainly a complimentary partner for us in the US marketplace and we’re very excited about this deal.”
“We’re thrilled to be collaborating with Cohen Media Group,” eOne Films US president Michael E Rosenberg said. “Charles S Cohen, Gary and the entire Cohen Media team have a knack for finding quality films that resonate with US audiences.
“This aligns well with eOne’s strategy to both partner with the best in the business and become the leading independent global entertainment content distributor.”
Rubin and Rosenberg negotiated the deal.