Deal gives distributor its first DVD company.
New York-based Caroline Distribution has signed DVD company Plexifilm to a U.S. distribution deal. Effective May 1, Plexifilm's catalog will switch to Caroline from Ryko Distribution.
Caroline will begin issuing new Plexifilm releases on May 31 with "Moog," a documentary about Robert Moog, the inventor of the instrument. Other upcoming Plexifilm releases include tour film "Low in Europe" and "Made in Sheffield: The Birth of Electronic Pop," which profiles such acts as the Human League, Cabaret Voltaire and Heaven 17.
Founded in late 2001, Plexifilm's catalog includes the Wilco documentary, "I Am Trying to Break Your Heart," Galaxie 500's "Don't Let Our Youth Go to Waste" and the documentary "Hell House."