B-Plan Distribution is an independent distribution company based in Helsinki, Finland. The company was founded in the fall of 2013 for adapting with the ever-changing funding and distribution practises in the industry. B-Plan engineers a custom-made, unique distribution plan for each movie, utilizing its marketing resources and know-how in a targeted manner. In effect, B-Plan aims to further streamline the steps in between production, selling and distribution.

As a boutique distributor, B-Plan releases approximately four films in cinemas every year. The company’s line-up includes carefully selected local and European high-quality films that can also entertain big audiences. Highlights from the recent years are, among others, Peter Greenaway’s Eisenstein in Guanajuato, Silver Bear Winners The Other Side of Hope by Aki Kaurismäki and System Crasher by Nora Fingscheidt, and Eskil Vogt’s The Innocents. Releases from previous years include Cannes Grand Prix winner Compartment No. 6 by Juho Kuosmanen and the awarded family drama shot in Djibouti, Guled & Nasra (aka. The Gravedigger’s Wife) by Khadar Ayderus Ahmed.

Upcoming releases include Cairo Conspiracy by Tarik Saleh, Let the River Flow by Ole Giæver and Fallen Leaves by Aki Kaurismäki.

Further information:

Helena Mielonen, Head of Distribution, tel. +358 41 532 3394
Peter Toiviainen, Sales Manager, tel. +358 40 541 8663
Eleonoora Rinnekangas, Marketing Coordinator, tel. +358 40 545 7064
Henna Raatikainen, Publicist, tel. +44 268 7564