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Press Release: TWS Distribution Revolutionizes Opportunities for African Filmmakers in North America

The World Stage Distribution, a pioneering force in the entertainment industry, is thrilled to announce its groundbreaking initiative aimed at providing African filmmakers with unparalleled distribution services in North America and the United Kingdom. Through strategic partnerships with key players in the industry, The World Stage Distribution is set to revolutionize the accessibility of African cinema on regional and global platforms like never before.

Chief Executive Officer of The World Stage Distribution, Anita Edwards.
Chief Executive Officer of The World Stage Distribution, Anita Edwards.

With a steadfast commitment to granting content owners access to new markets and championing the legal exploitation of African content locally and globally, The World Stage Distribution has forged strategic alliances with international partners to grant African filmmakers access to leading streaming platforms and cable channels in North America and the United Kingdom. This unprecedented collaboration paves the way for African filmmakers to gain exposure on a grand scale, reaching audiences that have been longing for unique narratives that reflect the rich cultural tapestry of the African continent.

"The journey from script to screen is often an arduous one, especially in Africa, and access to strong distribution channels can make or break a film's success," said Anita Edwards, Chief Executive Officer at The World Stage Distribution. "For too long, filmmakers from the African continent have faced unique challenges in gaining access to international platforms. We are changing that narrative by forging innovative partnerships that bring these films to screens thousands of miles away."

This strategic endeavour offers African filmmakers the chance to present their works to a wider audience, while also providing viewers with an opportunity to engage with fresh perspectives and untold stories. "We believe in the power of storytelling to bridge gaps, foster understanding, and celebrate the myriad of human experiences. As we continue to expand our reach, we are taking a significant steps toward promoting cultural exchange and enriching the content available to audiences worldwide," Edwards added.

These partnerships will also actively combat piracy, which has thrived in times past due to the lack of physical representation in these territories, ensuring that content remains secure and creators receive their due recognition and compensation. The World Stage Distribution's vigilant approach to combating piracy underscores its commitment to protecting the artistic endeavors of its clients and preserving the integrity of their work.

African filmmakers looking to take advantage of this groundbreaking opportunity can learn more about The World Stage Distribution and its strategic partnerships by contacting


About The World Stage Distribution:

The World Stage (TWS) Distribution Limited is a content distribution company headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria. Founded in 2020, we specialize in the worldwide marketing and distribution of local and international film, television, and digital content. Our vision is to build a global distribution business that creates real value for content creators and service providers, and strengthens our local industry for growth and sustainability. Our mission is to grant content owners access to new markets and champion the legal exploitation of their content, while partnering with service providers to give global audiences a fresh look at the modern day African experience.

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