Universal Pictures International (UPI) announced on July 19 that it has reached a principal agreement with Premium Film to distribute its upcoming slate of eight movies.
Under the agreement, UPI Russia will handle physical theatrical distribution of these films in Russia and CIS countries, excluding Ukraine, announced Vadim Ivanov, managing director of UPI Russia, and Aram Hovhannisyan, marketing director of Premium Film.
“We’re very happy to be working with our new colleagues from Premium Film under this new deal,” Ivanov said in a statement. “They have selected great films with significant box office potential. We’re looking forward to bringing these films to the Russian market.”
THR, 19 July 2012