SPI International has signed a non-exclusive agreement with New Films International that will bring NFI’s acclaimed library to SPI’s worldwide channels.
The NFI catalogue features celebrated Hollywood stars including Robert Downey Jr, Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep, Hugh Jackman and Natalie Portman. The deal will strengthen SPI’s growing catalogue of new and classic arthouse films with an selection of titles featuring the celebrated directors and stars of international cinema including Gerard Depardieu and Isabelle Huppert. SPI acquired non-exclusive TV and VoD rights to New Films International content for a wide range of territories including CEE, CIS, the Baltic countries, ex-Yugo republics, Africa, Asia and Australia.
“NFI’s movies will enhance our arthouse programming and bring color to our actual Filmbox movie channels,” said SPI’s President Loni Farhi commenting on the deal. New Films International CEO & Founder Nesim Hason said, “I am extremely happy to be signing this deal with Loni Farhi and his team. SPI is doing so well I have no doubt that their brand will soon become a household name all over the world.”