Image Entertainment acquires Handmade library for distribution


MUMBAI: Image Entertainment has inked a licensing deal with Handmade Films, wherein it has acquired over 30 titles.


The titles includes films like Time Bandits, The Long Good Friday, the Oscar-nominated Mona Lisa, A Private Function, Withnail and I and How To Get Ahead In Advertising.


Image Entertainment chairman and CEO Ted Green said, "The Handmade Films library contains some of the greatest and most influential films of the past thirty years. We look forward to making these classics available for the first time on Blu-ray and digital download for a new generation of fans."


"We’re thrilled about our new partnership with Image Entertainment. Their legendary expertise with home entertainment is the perfect match for our picture collection," said Handmade plc CEO Antony Fraser.