Los Angeles—Jun 15, 2012
Front Row Networks Signs Distribution Pact with dcinex™ for Continental Europe
Writers Group Film Corp. (OTCQB:WRIT) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Front Row Networks, Inc., a Los Angeles-based concert production and distribution company, has entered into an agreement with dcinex™ (formerly known as XDC), a European alternative content and digital cinema services provider to theatrically distribute future Front Row Networks’ projects. Under the distribution arrangement, dcinex™ will distribute Front Row’s qualifying live event projects throughout cinemas in Europe.
dcinex™’s alternative digital content distribution arm, dcinex™ Entertainment, acquires and distributes live and pre-recorded events in 2D and 3D into cinemas across Europe. With over 2,500 digital screens installed and commitments for thousands more in the near future, dcinex™ is able to seamlessly transmit live event content throughout Europe. Created in 2004, the company was selected as the official digital cinema partner at the Cannes Film Festival in 2005 and also received the Bravo Award during the 2007 Venice Film Festival for their major contributions to digital cinema. Their commitment to developing new digital delivery solutions keeps dcinex™ on the cutting edge of this exciting and ever-changing technology.
Fabrice Testa, Vice President at dcinex™ Entertainment said: “We are very happy to make this deal with Front Row Networks. They have an impressive track record in the music industry and are in a unique position to produce amazing live 2D and 3D concerts featuring major pop/rock artists. Thanks to this agreement, dcinex™ Entertainment will be able to offer an extraordinary lineup of alternative content events in addition to the current offer of operas and ballets.”
The announcement of the agreement with dcinex™ further extends Front Row’s theatrical distribution platform. John Diaz, founder and CEO of Front Row Networks, echoed this: “dcinex™ is the ideal theatrical partner for us in Europe, and its cutting edge digital content delivery services are the perfect platform to provide Front Row’s content to pan-European audiences. Our alliance is at the forefront of a new and rapidly growing niche in theatrical content and distribution, and will provide pan-European audiences an opportunity to watch Front Row’s prospective alternative cinema projects. We look forward to what promises to be a successful business relationship with dcinex™ and its management.”