London, November 27, 2007:
Eros International, the London AIM listed leading integrated company within the Indian media & entertainment sector has won three awards at the DVD Entertainment India Summit held on 24th Nov 2007 in Mumbai.
The event was organised by India’s leading magazine publishing group Infocast Systems Pvt Ltd. which publishes Studio Systems, Optical Disc Systems, Cinema Systems, Pro Sound Systems magazines.
Eros bagged awards in three categories including Best technical Interactive menu design for ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’, Direct to Disc Special Interest for ‘Bollywood Bodies’ featuring John Abraham and Bipasha Basu and Best documentary/Educational (Instructional) for Shiamak Davar’s ‘Bollywood Jazz’
Commenting on this occasion Mr. Hanif Khatri, Senior Vice President, India Operations, Eros International said ‘"We at Eros International are constantly upgrading our technologies to meet the ever growing consumer demand and we hope to excel our own caliber in the future."
About Eros International plc
Eros International plc is an established global player in the fast-growing Indian media and entertainment arena. Being vertically integrated means that Eros not only produces and commissions films like studios but it also distributes and exploits films across formats globally via cinemas, home entertainment, television formats and new media.
Established in 1977, Eros International has three decades of market leadership in creating a global platform for Indian cinema. The company operates in over 50 countries with worldwide offices in India, UK, USA, Dubai, Australia, Fiji and Isle of Man. It has built a successful business model around the release of 30-40 new films every year and the exploitation of a film library containing more than 1,300 titles, making it one of the largest content owners in the business.
Global Distribution, Motion Pictures, Music, Home Entertainment, e-Television, New Media and Animation are the main Strategic Business Units of Eros.
Eros enters its 30th year in the business with the Vision of consolidating the fragmented industry, the Strategy of operating a vertically integrated business model.