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SHORT FILM, AILERON, TAKES YOU ON A THRILLING RIDE IN ITS LOS ANGELES DEBUT

Filmmaker Shines Light on Chauvinism in the Commercial Airline Industry     LOS ANGELES, CA – May 24, 2017 – Short film, Aileron, makes its Los Angeles debut at the Chaplin Theater at Raleigh Studios on Wednesday June 7. Starring Maureen McCormick (“The Brady Bunch”, “Dancing with the Stars”), Sayed Badreya (“Iron Man”, “The Insider”), […]

NEON TO RELEASE LAURA POITRAS’ RISK NATIONWIDE IN THEATERS MAY 5TH

Film to premiere May 2nd as Closing Night of the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Art of the Real NEW YORK – April 18, 2017 – NEON has announced May 5th as the theatrical release date for RISK, the latest documentary from Academy Award winner Laura Poitras (CITIZENFOUR). RISK will also premiere May 2nd as […]

The 2016 National Film Registry

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden announced today the annual selection of 25 motion pictures that have been inducted into the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress because of their cultural, historic or aesthetic importance. This year’s titles range from the Disney animated blockbuster “The Lion King” and the seminal coming-of-age drama “The Breakfast […]

I AM HEATH LEDGER Documentary to Release in Australia May 11

The Backlot Films is thrilled to announce the exclusive ‘one week only’ theatrical release of the much-anticipated documentary I AM HEATH LEDGER in Australia. A select number of cinemas have been secured in each state for the release on Thursday May 11. I AM HEATH LEDGER is a feature length documentary celebrating the life of […]

FUNDAMENTAL FILMS BUYS ACTION-THRILLER SPEC “HUMMINGBIRD”

LOS ANGELES, OCTOBER 28, 2016: In a competitive situation, Fundamental Films has picked up the spec script “Hummingbird” by John McClain. In the vein of “John Wick” and “Lucy,” Hummingbird tells the story of a female black-ops assassin, who discovers she’s more than just a hired gun, she’s an entirely new breed of weapon. Marcus Kryler and Fredrik […]

UNSPOKEN – Releases on Digital Download 22nd August & on DVD September 5th, 2016

UNSPOKEN   Releases on Digital Download 22nd August 2016 and on DVD 5th September 2016 TRAILER Key talent: Jodelle Ferland (The Cabin in The Woods, Silent Hill) Pascale Hutton (Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed, Fringe) Sheldon Wilson (Director of Shallow Ground) Steven Schneider (Producer, Insidious, the Paranormal Activity films, Blair Witch) Synopsis: In 1997, the close-knit […]

ROBERT REDFORD AND CASEY AFFLECK JOIN HELMER DAVID LOWERY IN CRIME CAPER “THE OLD MAN AND THE GUN”

Rocket Science to Handle International Sales and will Present to Buyers at AFM LONDON, (October 28, 2016) –– Rocket Science announced today that Academy Award Nominee Robert Redford (Pete’s Dragon, All is Lost) and Academy Award Nominee Casey Affleck (Manchester By the Sea, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) will star in David Lowery’s (Peter Pan, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) upcoming […]

Tom Hardy to Star as Al Capone in FONZO for BLOOM

ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINEE TOM HARDY TO STAR AS AL CAPONE IN FONZO WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY JOSH TRANK   BLOOM to Commence Sales at the AFM LOS ANGELES (October 29, 2016) –– Academy Award® nominee Tom Hardy (The Revenant, Mad Max: Fury Road and upcoming Dunkirk) will star as the infamous Al Capone in Fonzo.  […]
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FilmShift, New Socially Conscious Indie Film Festival

Cambridge, Mass. – The Filmshift Festival is coming this October 3rd, 7th, 9th and 10th to the Coolidge Corner Theater, Somerville Theater, and the Performing Arts Connection (Sudbury.) Filmshift is an independent film festival designed not only to entertain audiences, but to spark dialogue about green/sustainable issues as well as the essential role small businesses […]

“Hard to Believe,” But All Too Real: Documentary Exposing Crime of Executing Political Prisoners for Organ Trade Featured at the 2016 Orlando Film Festival

Orlando, FL 10/05/2016) – “Hard to Believe,” an award-winning documentary produced by US film company Swoop Films and directed by Emmy Award-winning director, Ken Stone, will screen at the Orlando Film Festival on Thursday October 20, 2016 at 6pm at the Cobb Plaza Cinema Café/155 S Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801. The hour-long film exposes the widespread Chinese […]

CREEPY (A film by Kiyoshi KUROSAWA) Theatrical Release – 25 November 2016

Do you really want to know who your neighbours are? HIDETOSHI NISHIJIMA | YÛKO TAKEUCHI | TERUYUKI KAGAWA | HARUNA KAWAGUCHI | MASAHIRO HIGASHIDE | RYÔKO FUJINO 2016 | 130 min. | 2.35:1 OAR | Japan | Psychological Thriller | Colour | Japanese | Cert. 15 (TBC) Released theatrically in the UK & Ireland / […]