Launched in November 2008, Kaleidoscope is an award-winning, London based, independent all-rights distributor with a catalogue in excess of 1,000 features and Television Series.
Kaleidoscope offers our partners a unique 360 distribution model, covering theatrical, all physical and digital distribution channels, TV sales and all ancillary rights.
We maintain long-standing direct relationships with all major UK retailers including supermarkets, specialists, online retailers, digital vendors, broadcasters, wholesalers and non-traditional high street outlets, offering an unrivalled distribution base for maximum revenue generation, along with directly selling and distributing to all major Digital, Television and Subscription Video on Demand channels.
Our principle management team is highly experienced, and all our executives are highly talented, commercial individuals, with a passion for film, who we believe are among the very best in the business.
Kaleidoscope operates and owns several successful co-brands – the principal three being international distribution company Kaleidoscope Film Distribution, UK distribution specialist Platform Entertainment and acclaimed documentary label, Spectrum.
Past successes for Kaleidoscope include: acclaimed World War 2 action feature, Winter in Wartime; Road, the astonishingly intense and visceral true story of legendary Irish biking dynasty, the Dunlops; Joss Whedon’s award-winning Much Ado About Nothing; Sundance award-winners Glassland, starring Toni Collette and The Wolfpack; Donnie Yen martial arts epic, IP Man 3; and family feature animations Khumba 3D: A Zebra’s Tale, starring Liam Neeson and Steve Buscemi, and Asterix: The Mansions of the Gods 3D, starring Jack Whitehall, Greg Davies and Nick Frost.
Further successes include: Kickboxer: Vengeance, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dave Bautista; thriller, The Forger, with John Travolta and Christopher Plummer; and all-action epic, Extraction, with Bruce Willis, Gina Carano and Kellan Lutz.
Launched in November 2008, Kaleidoscope is an independent all-rights distributor, with physical, theatrical and digital distribution capabilities. It now boasts a catalogue in excess of 450 features. Recent highlights include the Donnie Yen martial arts epic, IP Man 3; WW2 thriller, Warsaw 1944, Australian psychological thriller, Strangerland, starring Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving and Joseph Fiennes, and Jackie Chan’s Police Story: Lockdown.
Kaleidoscope Film Distribution (KFD) is an established International Sales outfit based in London, offering full UK and international distribution and sales capabilities. KFD specialises in commercial features films and branded documentaries. New titles include: Nails, the terrifying new feature from the producers of The Hallow and Let Us Prey and Monster Island, a hilarious family animation telling of one small boy who finds out he is really a monster!
Spectrum is a dedicated, documentary brand comprising a full slate of award-winning, critically acclaimed and unusual feature documentaries. Recent releases include Chasing Great; the incredible story of All Black rugby legend, Richie McCaw and The Founders; an eye-opening documentary, retelling the incredible account of thirteen women standing up to prejudice and preconception on the golf course.
With a fantastic library of content, including the fitness range 10 Minute Solutions, TV series Spartacus & Black Sails, and feature films such as Vendetta, We Still Kill The Old Way, The Adventures of Tin Tin, and I Spit On Your Grave, the company has successfully provided and continues to deliver best-selling releases across all distribution channels – from cinema screens to store shelves to digital and broadcast outlets. Prior to a management buyout, Platform traded for over a decade as Anchor Bay Entertainment owned by US corporation Starz. All sales and distribution for the company’s catalogue are now managed by UK distributor Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment.