Cinedigm Acquires North American Distribution Rights to Ultimate Fighting Championship Documentary, "Like Water"
Cinedigm Entertainment Group, a division of Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), has acquired "Like Water," the documentary exploring the life of UFC champion Anderson Silva, for release in North America. The deal was negotiated by Christine D'Souza and Kevin Iwashina of Preferred Content on behalf of the producer.
Leveraging Cinedigm's unique position as a digital exhibitor of independent film and alternative content, the project will be released theatrically in early summer. Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) will handle domestic ancillary distribution. Cinemavault is handling all international rights for "Like Water" outside of North America.
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