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Knightscove to buy Ellis Entertainment

Canadian distributor Knightscove has announced its non-binding letter of intent to acquire the operations of production company and distributor Ellis Entertainment. The 45-year old family-owned and operated Ellis Entertainment owns worldwide copyright to a 600-title strong film library, which includes a notable library of wildlife and nature programming. Ellis' catalog in the North American DVD market will be managed by Knightscove subsidiary Morningstar.
April 14, 2009

Canadian distributor Knightscove has announced its non-binding letter of intent to acquire the operations of production company and distributor Ellis Entertainment. The 45-year old family-owned and operated Ellis Entertainment owns worldwide copyright to a 600-title strong film library, which includes a notable library of wildlife and nature programming. Ellis’ catalog in the North American DVD market will be managed by Knightscove subsidiary Morningstar.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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