According to pact producers, Netflix is the first global deal for an Italian film. Netflix carried global rights that excluded Italy to Tutto Per Una Ragazza, the Italian romantic comedy Slam: Nick Hornby’s novel adaptation of the novel Slam.
Netflix seized the rights to the film in 189 regions to be labeled ‘Netflix original’ to be released on September 15th. In Italy the film will have a theater and home entertainment release on March 23rd via Universal. Netflix also has the movie SVOD rights in Italy.
According to producers, the deal marks the first global deal Netflix made for an entirely Italian film.