News brief: Shine cuts Ecosse Films distribution deal

Distributor Shine International has secured a first-look deal with UK drama indie Ecosse Films. Ecosse’s credits include BBC drama Mistresses as well as upcoming Sky Atlantic Ian Fleming biopic, Fleming. The distribution deal with Shine started this month and runs for three years.

MIPCOM Hot Pick: Fleming

Everybody has heard of the late Ian Fleming, but who was he? This is question Douglas Rae, founder and managing director of Ecosse Films, says he set out to answer in this new Sky Atlantic and BBC America coproduction. Rae claims Fleming will tell the true story of the late author behind the James Bond […]