eOne Films taps Atresmedia for Hunger Games Spanish distribution
Juan Fernandez Gonzalez
| 10 November 2014
Atresmedia has reached an agreement with eOne Films for the Spanish premiere of the third film in the Hunger Games series.
a3hungergamesThe audiovisual group will also broadcast the first two movies on its free-to-air (FTA) channels.
In the lead up to the premiere of Hunger Games: Mochingjay – Part One on 11 November, Atresmedia's Antena 3 and antena3.com have been making a huge promotional effort. Through its online network, the group has been delivering extra audiovisual material and information, as well as activities related to the premiere, such a raffle to win tickets for the premiere events in London and Madrid.
Immediately after the premiere, Antena 3 will air for first time through Spanish DTT, the saga's first two films, Hunger Games and Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The movies will add to Atresmedia's film catalogue which already includes many of Hollywood blockbusters.
Mochingjay, based on Suzanne Collins' books series which sold over 65 million copies in the US alone, has been directed by Francis Lawrence, written by Danny Strong and Peter Craig, and produced by Color Force. The movie series stars Jennifer Lawrence, Julianne Moore and Josh Hutcherson.