“In one month Apple sold one million iPads and currently there is a waiting list to get one - and every iPad comes with iTunes making Dark Room Theater a click or a tap away from millions of potential viewers.
Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) May 21, 2010
Benvention Films, Inc is pleased to announce writer/director Benjamin Pollack’s multi-award winning comedy double feature, DARK ROOM THEATER is now available to the public for digital download on Apple’s iTunes in full High Definition in Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound. This completes the first independent distribution deal for Benvention Films, Inc., and paves the road for future feature film and television projects and distribution.
“I’m very excited about the iTunes distribution model and what it means for my company,” says writer/director, Benjamin Pollack. “In one month Apple sold one million iPads and currently there is a waiting list to get one - and every iPad comes with iTunes making Dark Room Theater a click or a tap away from millions of potential viewers. With a Facebook, Google and YouTube marketing campaign we can compete for viewers with the larger Hollywood studios. We expect great things to come of it.”
Benjamin Pollack, who was recently featured on KNBC News with Cary Berglund, won “Best Director” for DARK ROOM THEATER at the Los Angeles Independent Television Festival (ITVFest) and “Best Comedy Feature” at FirstGlance Film Festival, Philadelphia. Dark Room Theater recently screened at the Los Angeles Comedy Festival, NewFilmmakers in New York and Los Angeles, Asheville Film Festival, Shriekfest International Film Festival in Los Angeles, Comedy Central’s Stage at the Hudson, Shockerfest, where it was nominated for “Best Horror Feature,” and Rome International Film Festival in Rome, GA where it was nominated for “Best Narrative Feature.”
The trailer and film for DARK ROOM THEATER can be downloaded on iTunes. http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewMovie?id=371832980&s=143441
About Benjamin Pollack and Benvention Films
Writer/Director Benjamin Pollack is an alumnus of the American Film Institute (AFI), whose credits include editor of feature film PLAYED (Executive Produced by John Daly—TERMINATOR, LAST EMPEROR, PLATOON) and Associate Producer / Editor for the feature film, THE GARAGE which won over 50 festival awards and nominations. Benjamin is a member of the WAGw and holds a seat on the AFI Alumni Steering Committee.
Benvention Films, Inc. is a privately held production company with the ability to finance, produce and distribute digital entertainment products. The company is located in Studio City, CA. In addition to DARK ROOM THEATER, Benvention Films, Inc. has added three new projects to its slate for 2010. DEAD AFTER TOMORROW, a horror/thriller script which recently won the Best Horror Feature Screenplay Award at Shriekfest 2009, the Los Angeles International Film Festival & Screenplay Competition, BLUE SUIT ASSASSINS, a buddy comedy feature script and semi-finalist at 2009 Slamdance Film and Screenplay Festival, and FLEOSOURUS, a comedy/sci-fi romp. For more information, please visit http://benventionfilms.com