TUBI SIGNS EXCLUSIVE CONTENT DEAL WITH ACADEMY AWARD-WINNING INDEPENDENT
THEATRICAL DISTRIBUTOR COHEN MEDIA GROUP
FOX Entertainment’s free streaming service will be the AVOD home to over 80 titles debuting throughout June
SAN FRANCISCO, June 3 2021 – Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, today announced it has entered a content deal with Cohen Media Group, adding more than 80 titles from the Academy Award-winning distributor exclusively for AVOD. Tubi will be the exclusive free streaming home to such award-winning titles as James Ivory’s Howards End, starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, Vanessa Redgrave and Helena Bonham Carter; Julie Dash’s modern classic Daughters Of The Dust; Agnès Varda and JR’s collaboration Faces Places; and Deniz Gamze Ergüven’s acclaimed Mustang. Tubi viewers can currently enjoy such premium Cohen Media Group titles as Maurice, starring Hugh Grant; Farewell My Queen, starring Diane Kruger and Léa Seydoux; and François Ozon’s Double Lover and The New Girlfriend, with the entire slate rolling out throughout the month of June.
“Tubi has always been a destination for premium independent-minded content and we are proud to be the exclusive AVOD home to this beloved slate of award-winning titles,” said Adam Lewinson, Chief Content Officer, Tubi. “Our collaboration with Cohen Media makes available some of the most compelling storytelling in contemporary and classic cinema free to our viewers.”
“We are thrilled to partner with Tubi as the first AVOD destination for a selection from our catalogue. Their recognition of the prestigious quality of the Cohen Media Group content is confirmation that we are in the right hands,” said Cohen Media Group Senior Vice President, Robert Aaronson.
Tubi will be home to a wide array of award-winning independent, foreign and arthouse films that includes such drama titles as: 3 Hearts, Blancanieves, Breathe In, Capital, Chinese Puzzle, Churchill, Come What May, Confession of a Child of the Century, Corridor of Mirrors, Daughter of the Nile, Daughters of the Dust, Delicacy, Diary of a Chambermaid, Farewell, My Queen, Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti, Going Away, Heal the Living, Heat and Dust, Howards End, In the House, In the Name of My Daughter, Jigsaw, Joan the Maid, Just Like a Woman, Les Cowboys, Marguerite, Maurice, Mustang, Oranges and Sunshine, Outside the Law, Padre Padrone, Pandora and the Flying Dutchman, Quartet, Rams, Rodin, Standing Tall, The Aspern Papers, The Attack, The Beautiful Troublemaker, The Bostonians, The Europeans, The Insult, The Lady, The Liberator, The New Girlfriend, The Night of the Shooting Stars, The Official Story, The Other Son, The People vs. Fritz Bauer, The Prey, The Return of Martin Guerre, Timbuktu, Tristana, Two Men in Town, and You Will Be My Son.
Comedy titles coming to Tubi include A Fish in the Bathtub, Between the Lines, Dancing with Crime, Get Out Your Handkerchiefs, Godard Mon Amour, It Happened Tomorrow, May in the Summer, My Old Lady, Peppermint Soda, That Man From Rio, The Chef, and The Old Dark House. Thriller titles include Cast a Dark Shadow, Dementia, Double Lover, Jet Storm, Lured, Sudden Fear, Swerve, The Awakening, The Last Diamond, The Last Passenger, and Wanted for Murder. Tubi will also be home to such documentaries as Chasing Madoff, Faces Places, Hitchcock/Truffaut, Shoah: Four Sisters, The Great Buster, and The Last of the Unjust.
Tubi has more than 30,000 movies and television series from more than 250 content partners, including every major studio, in addition to the largest live local and national news channels. The platform gives fans of entertainment, news and sports an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free.
Tubi is available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub Max, Comcast Xfinity X1, Cox Contour, and on OTT devices such as Amazon Fire TV, Vizio TVs, Sony TVs, Samsung TVs, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X | S, and soon on Hisense TVs globally. Consumers can also watch Tubi content on the web at http://www.tubi.tv/.
Headquartered in San Francisco, Tubi (www.tubi.tv), a division of FOX Entertainment, is an ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service with movies and television shows from nearly every major Hollywood studio. Tubi gives fans of films and television programs an easy way to discover new content that is available completely free. The service is currently available in the US, Canada, Australia, and Mexico.
About Cohen Media Group
Formed in 2008 by Charles S. Cohen, an executive producer of Frozen River which garnered two Academy Award nominations, the Cohen Media Group (CMG) is an Academy Award-winning independent theatrical distribution and production company, releasing the world’s best in contemporary and classic cinema. Cohen Media Group distributes select films throughout North America, allowing the CMG team to devote their best efforts towards each film’s fullest potential.
In addition to a dedication to high-quality new releases, Cohen Media Group also restores classic films under the label, CohenFilm Collection. The restorations, which include the Merchant Ivory collection and the Buster Keaton catalogue, are re-released theatrically in pristine transfers and presentations. With a strong dedication to quality movies and a talented support team of experienced professionals, Cohen Media Group looks forward to a long future as part of the film industry’s distinguished horizon.
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