ITN Distribution, Inc. Turns Up the Heat with an Exciting Slate for MIPCOM TV Market in Cannes

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ITN Distribution attends Cannes Television Market MIPCOM.

ITN Distribution Inc. (ITN) today announced their lineup of feature titles for this fall’s industry trade fair, MIPCOM, running from October 8-11 in Cannes, France. The selection comprises quality feature films with internationally recognized actors including Danny Glover, John Heard, Stacy Keach, John Savage, Tom Sizemore, Peter Greene, Fernando Meirelles, Kevin Corrigan, Jonathan Togo, Finola Hughes, Tammin Sursok, Steven Bauer, Ryan Eggold, Ed Asner, Theresa Russell, Robert Picardo, Kevin P. Farley, Hector Jimenez, Arthur Nascarella and Federico Castelluccio.

“We have prepared an impressive selection of features and we plan on being very aggressive at MIPCOM,” said President and CEO, Stuart Alson. “The films have very wide appeal and the mounting interest level from international buyers is exciting.” Alson continued, “We look forward to clinching deals and getting much-deserved exposure for our filmmakers.”

ITN MIPCOM HIGHLIGHTS

SINS 90min. Action/Thriller. Complete. Two ex-gangsters meet on a high-speed train to Sicily. SINS features an all-star international cast including Danny Glover and was shot entirely on location in Italy. Cast: Danny Glover, John Savage, Steven Bauer, Anne Jeffreys, Hal Yamanouchi, Michael Madsen.

THE LEGENDS OF NETHIAH 93 min. Sci Fi/Action/Fantasy. Complete.
A grandfather introduces his grandson to a fantasy world of creatures and science-fiction.
Cast: John Heard (Home Alone, Home Alone 2, Prison Break), Theresa Russell (Spider Man 3, Eureka, The Last Tycoon), Robert Picardo (Star Trek, Total Recall, Stargate: Atlantis) and Julie Michaels (Titanic, Batman Forever).

CELLMATES 85min. Comedy Drama. Complete.
Leroy Lowe (Tom Sizemore), grand dragon of the Texas Ku Klux Klan confronts everything he's been taught to hate when he's sentenced to three years of hard labor on a prison work farm, where Warden Merville (Stacy Keach), dead set on rehabilitating Leroy, chooses Emilio (Hector Jimenez), a Hispanic field worker imprisoned for fighting for labor rights, to be his cell-mate.
Cast: Stacy Keach (The Bourne Legacy), Hector Jimenez (Nacho Libre), Tom Sizemore (Saving Private Ryan, Heat, Black Hawn Down), Kevin P. Farley (Farley Brothers, The Waterboy). From the Director of Breathless (Val Kilmer, Ray Liotta, Gina Gershon).

IDENTICAL 90min. Thriller. Complete.
Identical twins are born, one is good and one is evil. They need each other to exist, but they deeply resent the others existence. They both fall in love with the same woman. A love triangle forms which leads to murder.
Cast: Ed Asner, Jonathan Togo (Star of CSI: Miami).

RULE OF LAW 89min. Action. Complete.
A new age of terrorism is taking place in the United States. FBI Director, Frank Fitzgerald, is helping an Iranian terrorist group frame innocent American citizens rendering them guilty for terrorist acts they did not commit. The seventh victim, Tom Cali, is on the run trying to prove his innocence.

DRIVING BY BRAILLE 90min. Drama. Complete.
Sarah Corso is deeply afraid of turning out like her mother who had the progression of love, marriage, kids, etc. right up until the day she suffered a psychotic break down.
Cast: Tammin Sursok (ABC's Pretty Little Liars, CBS' The Young & The Restless), Finola Hughes (ABC's General Hospital, All My Children), Steven Bauer (Scarface) and Ryan Eggold (CBS' 90210, upcoming The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby)

A PORN STAR IS BORN 100min. Romance/Drama. Complete.
A beautiful young woman moves to Hollywood to become a star. Her dreams are shattered, and financial distress forces her into a secret life performing in adult films.
Cast: Peter Greene (Pulp Fiction, The Mask), Ron Jeremy (Boondock Saints, Crank: High Voltage), Aliana Love, Jada Fire and Herschel Savage.

POPULATION 2 90 min. Sci-Fi. Complete.
Set against the backdrop of a post-Apocalypse Earth, Population 2 is about a relationship that ends in tragedy forcing a woman to struggle in the aftermath.

BRASIL ANIMADO 3D 80 min. Animation. Stereoscopic 3-D Feature. Complete.
“Stress” is a businessman that is always looking for a new investment opportunity. “Relax” is a filmmaker that has been trying to get Stress to invest in his projects. Cast: Fernando Meirelles (City of God, Blindness).

ELEPHANT SIGHS 90min. Family. Complete.
Offbeat comedy based on the hit play about the healing power of friendship.
Cast: Ed Asner, John Cariani (Law & Order), Jack Kehler (The Big Lebowski, Murder One), Mark Fite and David Wells (Basic Instinct).

THE GANGS OF BROOKLYN 90min. Action. Complete.
Starring Peter Greene (Pulp Fiction) in a story that follows the plight of four friends who pay the ultimate price when they seek revenge against a low-level gangster. Directed by award-winning indie filmmaker Kamal Ahmed of Jerky Boys fame
Cast: Peter Greene (Pulp Fiction), Kevin Corrigan (Pineapple Express, The Black Donnellys, The Departed), Federico Castelluccio (Sopranos), Arthur J. Nascarella (Sopranos), David Dastmalchian (Dark Knight).

To schedule an appointment during MIPCOM, please email Vice-President Nicole Holland at meetings(at)itndistribution(dot)com. The official ITN catalog and film trailers can be viewed at http://www.itndistribution.com or contact Stuart Alson at stuart(at)itndistribution(dot)com. For complete information on MIPCOM 2012, please visit http://www.mipworld.com.

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About ITN Distribution Inc. - Founded by entertainment impresario Stuart Alson in 2001, ITN Distribution has become a leading independent film distribution company, known to buyers worldwide. Over the past 12 years, it has established itself as a major player in the world of distribution and specializes in negotiating the best deal possible for their clients. ITN's objective is to become a top source for attracting, acquiring, understanding and selling product. Their international presence at Cannes, MIPCOM, MIPTV, Hong Kong FILMART, EFM-Berlin, NATPE Miami, NATPE Budapest, Toronto and AFM has shaped a realistic approach to selling, programming and closing deals with buyers worldwide.

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