German media company Tele München Gruppe (TMG) will distribute the new movies of Hollywood film producer David Linde to cinemas and video stores in Germany.

An output deal was signed with Lindes newly founded, still unnamed movie production and financing company, TMG announced in Munich.

The agreement of which financial details have not been disclosed contains around ten movies which will be produced over a period of three years. In the USA, the titles will be distributed to cinemas by one of the major studios.

In Germany, TMG subsidiaries Concorde Filmverleih and Concorde Home Entertainment will handle theatrical and DVD sales respectively.

Linde, who previously worked for companies like Miramax and Universal Pictures, produced several award-winning movies in the past 20 years including "Brokeback Mountain", "Bourne Identity" and "Mamma Mia!".