Splendid Film B.V. – Collaboration with Studio 100
Press release - April 06, 2017
(Amsterdam/Cologne – 6.4.2017) – Splendid Film B.V., subsidiary of Splendid Medien AG, Cologne, will distribute cinema titles of Flemish entertainment group Studio 100 in cinemas in the Netherlands.
The first title of the collaboration is the family film "K3 Love Cruise", which will be released in Dutch and Flemish cinemas in December 2017.
"We expect a very strong theatrical pipeline from the collaboration with Studio 100, in particular in the area of family entertainment", says Andrew Ernster, Managing Director of the Splendid Film B.V. "Working with the team at Studio 100 will further push us in pursuing our ambitious growth targets."
"Studio 100 is excited about this new international collaboration. The ambitions of Splendid Film B.V. connect well to our mission to fulfill as many children's dreams as possible. Therefore, the fact that Splendid Film B.V. will be one of our new partners is something we welcome strongly. We are looking forward to the release of ‘K3 Love Cruise’ at the end of this year, which will be the start of our collaboration.“ - Hans Bourlon and Gert Verhulst, Studio 100.
K3 is a popular girl band in the Netherlands and Belgium. In "K3 Love Cruise", Hanne, Marthe and Klaasje go on an exciting cruise, which holds some surprises.
About Splendid Film B.V.
Splendid Film B.V., located in Amsterdam, distributes cinema and home entertainment titles of the Splendid Group in the Benelux countries. Established in 2016, the Splendid Film B.V. team, led by Managing Director Andrew Ernster, annually releases up to 15 theatrical, and numerous home entertainment titles. Current Splendid Film B.V.’s Oscar®-winning title “Moonlight”, has welcomed more than 300,000 cinema visitors in the Netherlands and Belgium.
About Studio 100
Studio 100 was founded as a small TV production company back in 1996. It has pursued the same goal up until today: producing engaging content which is not only entertaining, but also educational for today’s children and their parents.
At Studio 100, they believe that during childhood, children should blossom while having fun. From their TV series, live shows and theme parks to online games and books, they aim to make great content accessible to a broad audience. As such,
Studio 100 has truly created a 360º approach to family entertainment combining a mix of global and local brands. On a global level, the main focus is currently on their three animated CGI series: Maya The Bee, Vic The Viking and Heidi. Alongside these brands Studio 100 has important properties which thrive in local markets, such as Plop The Gnome, superheroine Mega Mindy and girls band K3. Studio 100’s success over the last twenty years has provided them with a deep understanding of the market’s demand for quality family entertainment with characters who are easily related to and who resonate with today’s values.