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Starline Seals TV Deals in U.K., Germany, Spain for Jonas Kaufmann Concert Film (Exclusive)

27 September 2016 12:01 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Starline Entertainment has closed a raft of international television and VOD deals for “Jonas Kaufmann: An Evening with Puccini,” a concert event film produced by Arts Alliance that played in cinemas worldwide earlier this year.

Sky has taken U.K. broadcast rights for the La Scala opera production featuring the acclaimed singer, with Sky Arts additionally taking rights in Germany and New Zealand. Starline has also closed a deal with DTS (CanalXtra) in Spain. Further rights have been to sold to Hrt for Croatia, Czech TV for Czech Republic, Yle for Finland and Svt in Sweden. Air Emirates has secured the film for in-flight broadcast.

“We’re delighted with the work Starline has put into ensuring this excellent film, of which we’re immensely proud, enjoys continued success across TV and VOD platforms,” said Nick Varley, CEO of Arts Alliance.

Directed by classical music veteran Brian Large (“The Metropolitan Opera Presents”), the film’s centerpiece is a »

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‘Great Performances’ David Horn To Direct Broadway’s ‘She Loves Me’ Revival For Live Telecast

15 June 2016 2:55 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Update 3 Pm: The filming and broadcast will be directed by David Horn, executive producer of public television’s Great Performances. Earlier: The Roundabout Theatre Company’s lauded Broadway revival of the musical She Loves Me will be telecast live June 30, bringing Broadway a step closer in line with popular pay-per-view ventures as NTLive, produced by the UK’s National Theatre, and Live From the Met, produced by the Metropolitan Opera. The cost to stream the show… »

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Starline Pacts With Arts Alliance on Jonas Kaufmann Concert Film (Exclusive)

7 March 2016 5:38 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

London — Starline Entertainment has partnered with producers Arts Alliance to distribute TV and VOD rights internationally to concert film “Jonas Kaufmann: An Evening with Puccini,” which is on theatrical release worldwide.

Directed by classical music veteran Brian Large (“The Metropolitan Opera Presents”), the film’s centerpiece is a performance of Puccini arias given by Jonas Kaufmann, widely considered to be the world’s greatest living tenor, at Milan’s famous home of Italian opera, La Scala. After five encores and 40 minutes of applause, the event has gained legendary status. Complementing the concert, Kaufmann offers his own personal profile of Puccini, a composer with whom he has established a special affinity.

While Arts Alliance is handling the film’s global theatrical event release, including North America, the U.K., France, Italy, Spain and Germany, Starline has been appointed to negotiate all sales for TV and VOD.

Julie Delaney, Starline partner and director of worldwide distribution, »

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