PRESS RELEASE – Miami (January 25, 2023) – Toronto based CosMedia.Inc today announced it has
launched a LatAm Distribution Arm focused on localizing best-in-class Canadian movie and series
IP and delivering them to the Latin American market. The announcement follows a landmark distribution deal
with leading content producer Incendo to represent its
highly acclaimed and expansive movie catalogue to Latin
American buyers. The announcement was made today
from Content Americas, the Miami-based content market
reconnecting the LatAm content business to the US,
Canada, and international markets.
The Incendo deal delivers a pipeline of movie content with
titles ranging from a variety of populist genres. From fun,
lighthearted romantic comedies to action-packed, high-stakes thrillers, and smart, thought-provoking dramas, the
catalogue of female-led movies embraces unique stories
and relatable characters, appealing to a wide range of
CosMedia.Inc is a specialized Canadian media company
backed by veteran media executive Mike Cosentino, a
former content, programming & production leader for top
ranked CTV and leading domestic SVOD streamer Crave.
“Canadian producers like Incendo are behind some of the most watched movies commissioned
for TV audiences in the US and abroad, and our goal is to create partnerships and a pipeline to
deliver best in class titles with expert localization to audiences across Latin America,” said
Cosentino, President CosMedia.Inc.
“Having collaborated with Mike in various areas of our business for many years, Incendo is
delighted to partner with CosMedia.Inc, and have our content brands expanded into the
lucrative Latin American market,” added Brook Peters, Managing Director and Senior VicePresident, Sales & Production Operations, Incendo.
Launched in Spring 2021, CosMedia.Inc is a Canadian-led, hyper-focussed media company
operating across three verticals – Content, Production and Distribution. The company is led by
veteran media executive Mike Cosentino, former President of Content & Programming for BCE’s
(TSX: BCE) media division, Bell Media and provides expertise in FAST, SVOD, AVOD, Network &
Cable and has considerable expertise in content acquisition, licensing and production. Since
inception, CosMedia.Inc has partnered with some of the World’s foremost entertainment brands
including Fremantle, Viaplay, Shout! Factory Studios, Quiver Entertainment, Reel World
Management, Mogul Productions, Blue Ant Media, A+E Networks and more. For more
information, visit www.cosentinomedia.com.
Incendo is a Canadian company that specializes in the production and international distribution
of high-quality television programming for the worldwide marketplace. Since its inception in
2001, the company has produced compelling movies, television series as well as documentaries
that have been sold throughout the world. Incendo is the leading television distribution company
in Canada and also handles theatrical distribution in Québec for Paramount Pictures. For more
information, visit www.incendo.ca