The entertainment industry is becoming more aware of Big Screen Entertainment's abilities to produce quality films that can reach a wide audience. Being officially selected into this festival showcases the company's impact, both overseas and domestically.
Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) September 12, 2007
Big Screen Entertainment Group (OTC:BSEG) is proud to announce that its horror/thriller motion picture "Babysitter Wanted" has been accepted into one of Europe's most renowned film festivals, The Festival de Cine de Sitges (also known as Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya).
This premier event is one of the most recognizable film festivals held in Europe and considered the world's best festival specializing in genre films. Founded in 1967, the festival normally takes place every year in early October in the Spanish coastal village of Sitges, located about 40 kilometers (24.9 miles) south of Barcelona.
Recent blockbuster American films that have appeared at the festival include Quentin Tartantino's "Kill Bill," Brett Ratner's "Red Dragon" and Universal Pictures smash action hit "The Bourne Identity," directed by Doug Liman.
Past attendees of the festival include Anthony Hopkins, Ralph Fiennes, David Lynch, Sam Raimi, Vin Diesel, David Cronenberg, Eli Roth and Guillermo del Toro.
Babysitter Wanted stars Sarah Thompson (Seventh Heaven), Matt Dallas (Kyle XY), BIll Moseley (Halloween), Kristen Dalton (The Departed), Bruce Thomas (Kyle XY), Nana Visitor (Star Trek DSN 9) and Monty Bane (Sleepwalkers). The film was directed by BSEG's Michael Manasseri and Original Films' Jonas Barnes, produced by Kimberley Kates, David Zappone and Stephen Eckelberry.
BSEG CEO Kimberley Kates stated, "We are extremely proud that Babysitter has been officially selected by such a widely recognized European festival. This will undoubtedly boost the film's profile abroad and help increase international box office as well as sales of the film in the ancillary DVD, VOD and television markets."
BSEG President David Zappone added, "The entertainment industry is becoming more aware of Big Screen Entertainment's abilities to produce quality films that can reach a wide audience. Being officially selected into this festival showcases the company's impact, both overseas and domestically."
IN OTHER NEWS:
Big Screen's newest game, "Rubber Dubber" will be released by Big Fish Games at the end of September/beginning of October. Big Fish distributes popular favorites such as "Battleship," as well as games based upon "The Wild Thornberrys" and "Sponge Bob Square Pants."
In addition BSEG has some exciting news for its feature film "The Mirror" to be announced soon.
Big Screen Entertainment Group (BSEG) is a full service entertainment company designed to develop, produce, purchase, exhibit and distribute products in all media formats, including motion pictures, television, music, publishing, video games and cell phone content.
BSEG has completed three films, and has three films in post-production and seven films in development. Visit our website at http://www.bigscreenent.com for more information on these movies.
Links to the last three reviews of Babysitter Wanted:
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Kimberley Kates, CEO - 323.956.4321
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