MUBI announce partnership with Curzon bringing 50 new titles to the service
MUBI have announced a partnership with Curzon that will bring 50 Curzon 'prestige' titles to the curated film streaming service over the next year.
Hand-picked by Chiara Marañon, MUBI’s UK programmer the titles picked will give MUBI subscribers in the UK the chance to discover and see anew an eclectic mix of important cinema titles from Curzon’s catalogue.
Marañon focused on contemporary female filmmakers including Agnes Varda, Andrea Arnold, Claire Denis, Lynne Ramsay, Sally Potter, Mia Hansen-Love, Debra Granick and Alice Rohrwacher. Special seasons on auteurs like Haneke, Kiarostami, and Kieślowski will follow.
These acquisitions will begin screening exclusively on MUBI’s online service from February 2019.
MUBI’s Director of Acquisitions, Vanja Kaludjercic has said: “Curzon have long been a standard-bearer for excellence in arthouse, independent and world cinema and we are thrilled to bring their films to MUBI in UK.”
Louisa Dent, Managing Director, Curzon Artificial Eye, has said: “We are delighted to offerthis selection of films to MUBI, a company who’s ethos of sharing great cinema with its customers chimes strongly with our own.”