Indie distributor Absolutely Independent and new production company Kinetic Content, helmed by former head of RDF Media USA, Chris Coelen, have announced the formation of a content collaboration. The deal gives Kinetic a first-look at Absolutely Independent’s entire catalog within the U.S. and the distributor will keep worldwide distribution rights on all properties that fall under the deal. The two companies will also develop paper formats to be sold to broadcasters globally. The focus of the content collaboration is to bring high quality global formats to the U.S.
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