Warner Bros. Int'l Inks Two Distribution Pacts in Nordic Region

Company partners with Fox International and Svensk Filmindustri.

Warner Bros. International has struck two new partnerships in the Nordic region, pacting with Fox International in Sweden and Svensk Filmindustri in Norway, Denmark and Finland to distribute its slate.

The deal comes in the wake of the reorganization of Sandrew Mentronome, Warners' longtime licensee in those territories.

Monique Esclavissat, Warner Bros. International's executive vp Europe and Latin America distribution, announced the new arrangement with SF and Fox.

"With so many viable contenders, this was not an easy decision for Warner Bros. International, but we feel we have chosen the best home for our product in each specific market," Esclavissat said. "We are looking forward to a fruitful ongoing relationship with Fox and build a new mutually rewarding venture with SF."