Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) May 11, 2012
Today, leading independent film distribution company ITN Distribution Inc. (ITN) announced their slate of films for the 65th annual Marche du Film/Cannes Film Festival. The film line-up consists of brand new action and star-driven features, many of which have garnered awards at prestigious festivals. High profile talent includes, Terrence Howard, Danny Glover, Billy Zane, Ed Asner, Bai Ling, Danny Trejo, Peter Greene, Thomas Dekker, Kevin Corrigan, Martin Landau, Michael Rooker, Natasha Lyonne, and Jonathan Togo.
ITN will be conducting sales for territories worldwide in Riviera C-11. ITN Distribution, Inc. is a leading independent film distribution company that specializes in high quality, star driven independent films for the international and domestic TV, VOD, DVD and theatrical markets. 2011 marked the launch of ITN Film Distribution Domestic. ITN releases 24 films per year with ITN's direct connection to all major retailers and rentals in North America, such as Redbox, NetFlix, Wal-Mart, Blockbuster and Video-On-Demand (VOD). ITN produces, distributes and acquires films worldwide.
ITN's objective is to become a top source for attracting,
acquiring, understanding and selling product. Their international
presence at CANNES, NATPE, BERLIN (EFM), MIPTV, MIPCOM, HONG KONG/FILMART and AFM has shaped a realistic approach to closing deals with buyers worldwide.
The official ITN catalog and film trailers can be viewed at http://www.itndistribution.com and their profile can be viewed at cinando.com. For all media and interview requests and 300dpi images, please email Briege McGarrity at BMcGarrityPR@gmail.com or visit http://www.itndistribution.com.
ITN CANNES HIGHLIGHTS
THE RULE OF LAW
**Special effects, explosives, car bombs: PURE ACTION** 89 min. Action. Complete.
Cast: Stephanie Betesh, David Novak, JJ Brewer, Dallas Malloy, Markiss McFadden, Brad Potts, Circus-Szalewski.
Synopsis: 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.
90 min. Action/Crime. Complete. Filmed entirely in Italy. English language.
Cast: Danny Glover, Steven Bauer, John Savage, Anne Jeffreys, Cassandra Gava, Hal Yamanouchi, Giovanni Martorana, Ervin Bejleri, Elisabetta Rocchetti.
Synopsis: Two ex-gangsters meet on a high speed train to Sicily.
90 min. Thriller. Complete.
Cast: Ed Asner, Jonathan Togo (Star of CSI: Miami), Emily Foxler (The Lost Tribe, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past).
Synopsis: 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: Bai Ling, Tom Arnold, Casey Evans, Josh Randall. 93 min. Action. Complete.
Synopsis: A former American boxer now exiled in Bangkok, is forced to confront his violent past after meeting a mysterious fight fan from his hometown.
Already sold to All of Eastern Europe, UK, Middle East, Australia, Benelux, Korea, Russia + CIS, Spain/Portugal, Indonesia, Malaysia.
**Will be released in the US, Premium VOD May 15th, Theatrical/VOD June 8th.**
Cast: Peter Greene (Pulp Fiction), Kevin Corrigan (Pineapple Express, The Black Donnellys, The Departed), Frederico Castelluccio (Sopranos), Arthur J. Nascarella (Sopranos), David Dastmalchian (Dark Knight). 90 min. Mob/Action. Complete.
Synopsis: BRUTAL stars 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.
Already sold to UK, Australia, Ex-Yugoslavia, All of Africa, Russia Pay TV
90 min. Thriller. Complete.
Cast: Danny Glover, Billy Zane, Martin Landau, Michael Rooker, Robert Miano, Meadow Williams, Peter Mark Richman.
Synopsis: A once famous and now a washed-up Hollywood screenwriter fights to finish his latest script with an unrealistic deadline. He finds himself in the center of a murder investigation involving a prominent politician's wife.
Cast: Rachel Hunter, Ashley Tisdale, Michael Madsen. 85 min. Thriller. Complete
Synopsis: A man pushed to the edge by a bank foreclosure decides to get even.
Cast: Ryken Zane, Shy Pilgreen, Xu Razer, Justin Brusca. 92 min. Sci-Fi. Complete
Synopsis: In 2012, a devastating war between humans and aliens left the earth a nuclear wasteland. 200 years later the descendants of both civilizations have returned in search of treasure and lost artifacts. After landing their ship on the abandoned planet, Kaynin, Rune, and Archer descend into an underground city. They are trapped inside the vast structure and fight for their lives.
Already sold to Germany, UK, Japan, North American, Australia, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia.
THE BILL COLLECTOR
90 min. Comedy/Drama. Complete.
Cast: Danny Trejo (Disney's Spy Kids, Machete), Gary Moore and Brandon Hardesty
Synopsis: While working at a bill collection agency in Norfolk, VA an old debt of Lorenzo Adam's own suddenly comes due when Frankie Gutierrez, an L.A. loan shark, shows up at his door.
Already sold to All of Latin America, UK and North America.
SECRET AT ARROW LAKE
Cast: Dedee Pfeiffer (Cybill, Up Close & Personal), C. Thomas Howell (E.T., The Outsiders, The Hitcher), Ali Faulkner (Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn), Gary Teague (Friday Night Lights), Jay Johnston (The Sarah Silverman Program) 83 min. Family. Complete.
Synopsis: Mia Williams, raised on the family Bed & Breakfast by Sara, a loving single mom grows up believing her father was lost, M.I.A., in the Gulf War. A tragic accident results in the sudden death of Sara and Mia finds herself alone to care for the B&B while attending college. Daniel Williams, a hard-edged businessman from New York, arrives at the B&B and Mia suspects he may be her lost father. The townsfolk believe he may be responsible for Sara's death. As events unfold, Daniel clears his name and finds acceptance from the community and Mia finds a father at last.
ALL ABOUT EVIL
98 min. Complete.
Toronto Film Festival-After Dark, Best Independent Feature Film & Fantaspoa Fantastic Film Festival - Best Film & Audience Award
Cast: Natasha Lyonne (But I'm A Cheerleader, American Pie), Thomas Dekker (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Foreverland), Ashley Fink (Glee, You Again), Jack Donner (J. Edgar, Stigmata, General Hospital).
From the Sundance Award-winning Director of Photography Tom Richmond (Slums Of Beverly Hills, Nick And Norah's Infinite Playlist), producer Darren Stein (writer /director of Jawbreaker).
Synopsis: A mousy librarian inherits her father's beloved but failing old movie house. In order to save the family business, she discovers her inner serial killer - and a legion of rabid gore fans - when she starts turning out a series of grisly shorts. What her fans don't realize yet is that the murders in the movies are all too real.
**From the Producer of Dragonball and A Knight's Tale** 99 min. Thriller. Complete.
Cast: Milka Minichova, Vaclav Jiracek.
Synopsis: Eva searches for the reason behind her sisters murder but finds that evil is already pursuing her.
Already sold to Germany, North America.
Cast: Ally Sheedy, Meat Loaf, Sean Patrick Flanery, Patty McCormack, Nia Peeples 89 min. Crime. Complete
*Currently airing on The Hallmark Channel in the USA.*
Synopsis: Jane Alexander, an attractive, athletic San Francisco woman, enjoys a comfortable life in Pacific Heights with the man she loves, handsome, charismatic Tom O'Donnell. Jane's idyllic life is shattered when her beloved Aunt Gertrude McCabe is brutally murdered in San Jose. The killer is Jane's boyfriend.
Already sold to All of Eastern Europe, France, Spain/Portugal, North America, Benelux, All of Africa
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 11 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 premiere film markets has shaped a realistic approach to selling, programming and closing deals worldwide.
Press Contact: Briege McGarrity T: 917 520 7343 or bmcgarritypr(at)gmail(dot)com.