Shapiro Glickenhaus Entertainment and South Gate Entertainment officially announced the formation of a joint venture to handle domestic sales and marketing for their homevideo releases.

For now, the unit is called Shapiro Glickenhaus Entertainment & South Gate Entertainment Video Sales Organization. Janice Whiffen will head the company and is expected to be named president shortly.

The first titles the joint venture will handle in April and May are the wilderness saga “Spirit Of The Eagle” from Shapiro Glickenhaus and actioner “The Eliminator” from South Gate.

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