Janson Media Strikes Deal to Bring “Discoveries… America” to Poland

by Mike Mcdonnough on April 19, 2009

in Business News

Janson Media announced today that it has granted De Agostini Polska the DVD rights to three titles from the Discoveries… America Collection. As per the agreement, the Polish publishing company will distribute the DVDs through kiosks, Polish-language websites, and via mail-order marketing in Poland. 

De Agostini Polska will release the portraits of California, Texas and New York State; a successful release will lead to additional titles and potentially even the entire collection of 51 hours.  Discoveries… America is a fresh look at America in the 21st Century, filmed entirely in Widescreen High Definition (HDTV)… a classic chronicle of our history, people & culture, from cowboys to casinos, political history to para sailing, with portraits of national parks, monuments and points and people of interest in between. The Discoveries series was produced by Bennett Watt Entertainment.

De Agostini S.p.A., through its subsidiaries, operates in publishing, industrial, and finance sectors. The company has operations in partworks, direct marketing, large general cultural works, books, school texts and cartography, portals, and periodicals. It is also involved in the production and distribution of content for TV, cinema, and radio.

At Bennett-Watt, you have access to one of the first, and most experienced production companies in the world to film in HD. Bennett-Watt boasts one of the most comprehensive High Definition stock footage libraries available anywhere. For more than 40 years, Jim & Kelly Watt, aka Bennett-Watt Productions, have been creating, producing, directing and photographing television news, documentaries and programming for national presentation and distribution.