(PRWEB) March 7, 2010
Following on from a number of successful licensing agreements with a number of independent producers & distributors, online LGBT movie and TV service http://www.quod.tv are pleased to announce they have secured an agreement to carry select titles from the Peccadillo Pictures catalogue.
QUOD’s acquisitions manager, Richard Gordon says “The content deal with Peccadillo Pictures gives us access to another superb, comprehensive library of LGBT films for customers in the UK & Ireland to enjoy. We look forward to a long and successful partnership with PeccaPics as we make significant progress in positioning http://www.quod.tv as the best online portal to view queer movies, music, travel shows and TV.”
Initial Peccadillo titles made available through QUOD include:
BUTCH JAMIE (lesbian rom-com)
THE BLOSSOMING OF MAXIMO OLIVEROS (a unique gay coming of age story)
COCKLES & MUSCLES (French tale of sexual confusion and a comedy of errors)
DREAM BOY (a love story between 2 boys in a rural US town)
EAST SIDE STORY ( a gay reworking of West Side Story set amongst the streets of East LA)
GREEK PETE (docu-drama telling the story of a London rent-boy)
HIGHLY STRUNG (a dysfunctional lesbian relationship develops between 2 childhood friends)
VAMPIRE DIARY (a new love is tested when one of the girls comes out as a vampire)
WHIRLWIND (A sexy, bitter man sets out to break up his friends relationships in this rom-com)
XXY (teen angst and sexual confusion reign in this coming of age drama)
YOU BELONG TO ME (Infatuation turns to horror in this tense psychological thriller)
Further titles will be released in the coming months. Details to be announced. This initial set of titles will be released at various dates throughout March 2010.
“These new titles represent our continuing efforts to provide the best quality LGBT content at a great price, easily accessible to everyone with a standard broadband connection.” Say’s QUOD’s CEO Colin Fallesen. “QUOD is dedicated to bringing together a whole world of movies, music and TV for the queer and queer-friendly consumer and we will continue to source top quality programming to ensure we offer the customer the high level of service they expect and deserve.” he went on to say.
QUOD are about to undergo a service upgrade before the middle of March along with the launch of a redesigned homepage, all of which will enhance the user experience and make navigation easier. Along with the new titles from Peccadillo, films from independent producers are also being released onto the service every few weeks, making QUOD the best place to find LGBT movies and TV for the UK and Irish audience.
QUOD is a multi-channel entertainment service, delivered via the web, aimed at the LGBTQ audience. Based in the UK and launched in September 2009, it has been created by a team of gay media professionals to provide the best in queer IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) services. QUOD’s movie content is currently available primarily in the UK and Ireland. All other services including QUEERCLUB and QUODSHOP are available internationally. http://www.quod.tv
About Peccadillo Pictures
Peccadillo Pictures has been bringing quality international films to the UK since 2000, slowly growing to become one of the UK’s most recognised distributors of Art House, Gay, Lesbian and World Cinema titles with an impressive collection of films from Europe, Latin America and Asia.
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