PANTAFLIX signs global distribution agreement with one of the worlds leading servicing and digital content distributors, Premiere Digital Services
Munich, July 12, 2018 – PANTAFLIX AG (GSIN: A12UPJ, ISIN: DE000A12UPJ7) has concluded a global content deal with Premiere Digital, one of the world’s leading servicing and digital distribution companies, as part of its international expansion strategy. Premiere partners with all of the major Hollywood studios and networks on digital and broadcast content servicing, delivery and aggregation. With Premiere Digital’s comprehensive content partnerships, the streaming offering of the VoD platform PANTAFLIX is gaining access to approximately 500 new release titles per year.
Premiere Digital has global contracts with thousands of international rights holders. The company, based in locations around the world, already delivers content to the world market leaders Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Google Play (NASDAQ: GOOG), and Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) as well as numerous cable and satellite TV providers such as DirectTV, Dish Network and XFINITY TV. Premiere Digital, as a content aggregator, is a preferred partner of rights owners such as FilmRise, N’Circle, Gaumont Distribution TV, LLC, Comedy Dynamics and Epic Pictures, thanks to its expertise in movie and television distribution.
“The cooperation with Premiere Digital puts us on a par with the world market leaders in digital content and underlines the development of PANTAFLIX into a global provider in the international VoD market. We are very pleased about this confirmation of the growing interest from Hollywood in the unique distribution and exploitation model of PANTAFLIX," says Christoph Urban, Managing Director of PANTAFLIX Technologies GmbH. "Premiere Digital, with its extensive and dynamic growing list of content partnerships, is a valuable partner for our future growth in the important US film market.”
“Our goal is to continually expand our offering on PANTAFLIX to unlock the potential of the market we target, with more than 250 million expatriates worldwide. With our new partner Premiere Digital, we have succeeded in the best possible way. We are convinced that this significant expansion of our catalog will further strengthen our dynamic growth,” says Stefan Langefeld, CEO of PANTAFLIX AG.
“Premiere is excited to enter into this partnership with Pantaflix to provide our content partners with even more distribution options. Premiere is always striving to be a leader, whether it is distribution servicing, data analytics, or aggregation. This new relationship with Pantaflix will allow us to leverage all three for our content partners,” says Erik Anderson, President & Founder of PREMIERE DIGITAL SERVICES.
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