Germany's Senator Reups Video Distribution Deal with Universum

"The Intouchables"

Senator and Universum's home entertainment deal, in place since 2006, has included indie hits “Intouchables” and “The King's Speech.”

COLOGNE, Germany – German distributors Senator Home Entertainment and Universum Film have extended their joint distribution deal through 2018.

Since 2006, Universum and Senator have cooperated on the DVD, Blu-Ray and VOD distribution of Senator titles, delivering such hits as French comedy The Intouchables and Oscar-winner The King's Speech.

Current titles going out under the Senator/Universum partnership include Steven Soderbergh's Side Effects and Lasse Hallstrom's romantic drama Safe Haven, apapted from the Nicholas Sparks' bestseller.