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