Wild Bunch AG was created in 2015 through the merger of the German entertainment company Senator Entertainment AG and the European film distribution company Wild Bunch SA.
The new group is a leading independent European film distribution and production services company, listed on the German market.
The pan-European holding company, based in Berlin and Paris is active in the acquisition, co-production, direct distribution and international sales of movies and TV series.
Wild Bunch provides a diversified suite of distribution services: a major player in international sales (Wild Bunch International Sales), the company has developed a pan-European distribution network and is currently active in 5 countries:
- France with Wild Bunch Distribution and Wild Side,
- Italy with BIM Distribuzione,
- Germany with Wild Bunch Germany and Central Film Verleih,
- Spain with Vertigo,
- Austria with Senator Film Austria.
Wild Bunch has also positioned itself on the market of direct electronic distribution via its French VOD/SVOD service, FilmoTV. Wild Bunch also maintains a strong presence in the world of production, in particular through its Berlin-based brand Senator Film Produktion.
Furthermore, with the launch of Wild Bunch TV, the company expands its activities to co-production and distribution of TV series dedicated to the international market.
Wild Bunch currently manages a library of more than 2,200 titles.
Well positioned thanks to both a wealth of experience widely recognized by the movie business world-wide, as well as a broad, artistically diverse selection of the best of director-led international cinema, Wild Bunch has facilitated the successful international distribution and success of numerous films, such as The Artist, Blue is the Warmest Color, Dheepan, Drive, Fahrenheit 9/11, The Grandmaster, The Intouchables, The King’s Speech, Little Nicholas (Le Petit Nicolas), March of the Penguins, Pan’s Labyrinth, Sin City, Spirited Away, Two Lovers, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Victoria… The company is wholly committed to providing the finest in international cinema to distributors and broadcasters throughout the world.
At the heart of digital revolution, Wild Bunch intends to take advantage of the dramatically changing business paradigm to become a major pan-European modern distribution platform, and to strengthen its policy of expansion and diversification, aimed at providing the new group with adapted sources of profitable growth.