Senator to distribute Relativity films

German media company Senator Entertainment is to distribute all movies from Relativity in Germany in future.
A partnership has now been formed with the Hollywood studio, Senator announced in Berlin.
Relativity will also acquire a significant stake in Senator's shareholding. Both partners want to jointly develop Senator into the leading independent film rights distributor in the German-language market.
Through the agreement, the future Senator rights stock will include movies such as action thriller "Hunter Killer" with Gerard Butler and Sam Worthington, "Safe Haven", the screen adaption of Nicholas Sparks' novel of the same name, and docu-drama "Afterburn".
With the partnership, Relativity will have output deals in all major international markets with the exception of Japan, Korea and Italy.