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Media Distributors Named U.S. Distributor Of FujifilmTo supply negative stock for TV commercials and independent feature films (August 09, 2004)
Media Distributors, one of the entertainment industrys leading suppliers of videotape, film stock, recording media, and storage and data media, has announced an agreement with Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc. The agreement names Media Distributors as the exclusive United States distributor of Fujifilms 16mm and 35mm motion picture negative stock to producers of television commercials and independent feature films. Mr. Steve Klein, CEO/Founder, and Mr. Richard Myerson, President, Media Distributors, Inc., jointly made the announcement.
?Fujifilm and Media Distributors have worked together for a number of years, but this agreement is especially important because it provides our customers with a clear understanding of who to turn to for our film stock. said Mark Murphy, Vice President and General Manager, Fujifilm Motion Picture Products Division. ?Fujifilm has a strong commitment to the TV commercial and independent feature film communities, and we value Media Distributors experience in these markets.
Mr. Klein said, ?We truly are looking forward to the success of this new venture. Since our companys founding in l998, we have been very successful in providing a wide array of media products to commercial production companies and to producers of indie feature films. This new relationship with Fujifilm is an important partnership for Media Distributors as we broaden our customer base, and position our company as the leading distributor of media products in the United States.
Mr. Myerson added, ?We believe our company is best able to support and service these markets on a 24/7 basis as required by the inherent nature of ?round the clock commercial and indie film production. No other distributor of film product has the ability to provide this 24/7 service, access to unlimited inventory, and ease of distribution.
Recently, Media Distributors supplied Fujifilms products to numerous commercial production companies for commercials promoting Chevrolet, Comcast, McDonalds, Mitsubishi, Del Taco and more. The company has also recently provided Fujifilm stock to Partizan Entertainment for a currently in-production music video starring Hillary Duff.
In the area of independent feature films, Media Distributors recently provided Fujifilms products to a number of production houses, including: Dream Factory Productions for the film ?Straight Out Of Compton, directed by Daniel Moder; Road Pictures for the film ?Lucky 13, being DPd by Chuck Minsky and starring Laura San Giacomo; El Camino Pictures (a division of Quentin Torrentinos A Band Apart production company) for the film ?Chum Scrubbers starring Ralph Fiennes, Rita Wilson and Glenn Close; and One Roof Entertainment for the film ?I Love Your Work directed by Adam Goldberg.
Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc. is a subsidiary of Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd. and delivers technology solutions to meet the imaging and information needs of retailers, consumers, professionals and business customers. As a global leader in digital imaging, Fujifilm pioneered the development of digital medical systems, and today is the leader in digital minilab systems. The company was ranked in the top ten for U.S. patents granted during the last decade, employs 73,100 people worldwide and in the year ending March 31, 2004, had global revenues of more than $24 billion. In the United States, Fujifilm is a leader in delivering high quality, easy-to-use imaging and information solutions in the following categories: Digital Imaging Systems, Recording/Storage Media, Film and Imaging Systems, Motion Picture Film, Graphic Arts and Printing Systems and Medical Imaging and Diagnostics Systems. Fujifilm is an environmentally friendly, humane enterprise and an exemplary corporate citizen.
For more information on Fujifilm products, consumers can call 800-800-FUJI or access the Fujifilm USA Web site at www.fujifilm.com.
About Media Distributors:
Founded in l998, Media Distributors supplies professional motion picture stock, videotape, recording, storage and data media (representing every major manufacturer including Sony, Fujifilm, Maxell, Quantum, Panasonic, Iomega, and Pioneer,) to companies and individuals in the entertainment, advertising, and broadcast industries, as well as to educational, corporate, and governmental clients.
The company has positioned itself as a ?one-stop shop for all of its customers media needs, by combining low prices, easy access, huge inventory, and fast, responsive service along with a personal touch, to accommodate its customers. Media Distributors offers packaged deals combining film stock and videotape, and also offers exchanges for such unused product.
Media Distributors clients include all of the major motion picture and television studios, leading post production houses (including Lightening Media, Fotokem, Ascent Media, and Complete Post,) advertising agencies (including Saatchi & Saatchi, and Chiat Day,) and commercial production companies (such as Anonymous Content, Plum, Mars Media, H.S.I., and MJZ Productions,) to name only some.
Media Distributors is located at 10960 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, CA, 91604. The phone is 818/980-9916, and the web is: http://www.mediadistributors.com/.
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