Miramax films has signed a streaming deal with Netflix for Ireland and the UK. It was only a few days ago when Netflix signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Lionsgate UK. As Netflix makes it move overseas in early 2012 they will have a large amount movies to offer to the UK and Ireland members. Recently Netflix annouced how they will be expanding their brand to the UK and Ireland in the begining of 2012.With this annoucnent they have been signing deals with various film companies such as Lionsgate, MGM, and now Miramax.
Miramax currently provides its own streaming services via Facebook app called Miramax eXperience. With 30 Facebook credits or $3 dollars, European members of Facebook would be able to enjoy a movie from the collection of Miramax films. Although the deal is not exclusively only with Netflix, joining them will broaden their reach with viewers. With Netflix signing more deals they will have competitive breakout in the UK and Ireland online streaming market.