Starz Distribution (previously IDT Entertainment and Starz Media) is the motion picture, animation, television, and home video operating unit of Lionsgate. Starz Distribution develops, produces, and acquires original programming content (Starz and AMC), feature films (Anchor Bay Films), anime (Manga Entertainment) and other filmed entertainment. Distribution methods include DVD, digital formats and traditional television.
It was founded in 1991 in Burbank as Encore Media Group. They release films and television shows, such as Eloise, the "Space Chimps" series, Everyone's Hero, Lower Learning anime from Manga Entertainment, The Happy Elf, and Wow Wow Wubbzy. They also aired the fourth season of the Doctor Who spin-off Torchwood.
- On the James Goes Buzz Buzz DVD, it has a plastering of the Anchor Bay Entertainment.