Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 25, 2013
The Acquisitions team at ITN Distribution Inc. (ITN) today announced their brand new line-up for the 2013 EFM, taking place February 7th-15th as part of the prestigious 63rd Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale).
Noteworthy talent includes: Danny Glover, Paul Sorvino, Tony Todd, Bruce Davison, Tom Sizemore, Natasha Lyonne, Piper Perabo, Ed Asner, Stacy Keach, Steven Bauer, Corey Feldman, Daniel Baldwin, Frank Stallone, Hector Jimenez, C. Thomas Howell, Kevin P. Farley, John Heard, Tammin Sursok, Patrick Kilpatrick, John Savage, Heather Burns, Ella Rae Pack, Michael Berryman, Finola Hughes and Ami Dolenz.
ITN will be conducting sales for territories worldwide in Berlin Marriott. 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, BERLIN (EFM), AFM, NATPE MIAMI, NATPE BUDAPEST, MIPTV, MIPCOM, HONG KONG/FILMART, TORONTO, PRAGUE-WORLD CONTENT, VENTANA SUR-ARGENTINA has shaped a realistic approach to closing deals with buyers worldwide.
ITN’S EFM LINE-UP:
SINS (aka Sins Expiation): 90min. Action/Thriller. Complete.
Two ex-gangsters meet on a high-speed train to Sicily. Cast: Danny Glover, John Savage, Michael Madsen, Steven Bauer, Anne Jeffreys, Hal Yamanouchi.
POPULATION 2: 90min. 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.
GOD DON’T MAKE THE LAWS: 100 min. Drama. Complete.
Does time exist when nothing changes? That is the question for the picturesque Village of Rockwell, where time has frozen. Nobody gets sick; nobody ages, and nobody dies due to a tragic bus crash that took the lives of the 1977 undefeated Rockwell High School Basketball Team.
Cast: Ella Rae Peck (Gossip Girl, Deception, upcoming Sony Pictures 'The Call' with Halle Berry), Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas, Nixon), Robert Prescott (Burn After Reading, Michael Clayton), Peter Vack (CBGB) and Oscar nominee and Golden Globe Winner Bruce Davison (Short Cuts, Longtime Champion, X-Men and X2).
THE FAMILY: 90 min. Thriller. Complete.
It’s hard for a family to stay together when killing is in their blood!
Cast: Tony Todd (Candyman, The Man From Earth, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Final Destination, Call of Duty: Black Ops II-earned $500 million in first day of sales), Michael Berryman (The Devil's Rejects, The Hills Have Eyes, One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest), Kane Hodder (Monster, Jason X, Friday the 13th VII, VIII, Ed Gein), Angie Savage, Katie Parker (Absentia), Joe Hollow and Mark Hanson.
OPERATION BELVIS BASH: 90 min. Comedy/War. Complete.
A rock and roll musician travels to Afghanistan to win the hearts and minds of it's people.
Cast: Corey Feldman (Lost Boys, The Goonies, Stand By Me), Daniel Baldwin (Homicide: Life on the Streets, Vampires, Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man), Frank Stallone (Rocky, Rocky 2, Rocky 3), Mark Metcalf (Animal House, The Stupids), Alexander Loy and Larry Thomas (Seinfeld).
DRIVING BY BRAILLE: 89 min. 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: Daytime Emmy Award Nominee Tammin Sursok (Pretty Little Liars, The Young and the Restless, Aquamarine), Finola Hughes (General Hospital, Like Crazy, Daytime Emmy Award Winner), Steven Bauer (Scarface, Golden Globe Nominee), Ryan Eggold (upcoming film: The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby w/ Jessica Chastain, I Will Follow You in the Dark), Golden Globe Nominee Andrea Marcovicci (The Front) and Manu Intiraymi (Go, J. Edgar).
WEDDING DAY: 92 min. Thriller. Complete.
Two young couples plan to make their wedding day one they will never forget. They just never believed a joyous occasion can suddenly turn to one of tragedy.
Cast: C. Thomas Howell (ET, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Outsiders), David Koechner (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Get Smart), Stephanie Drapeau, Brandon Molale (Gangster Squad), Lisa Ann Walter (The Parent Trap) and Patrick Kilpatrick (Minority Report, Last Man Standing, Under Siege 2).
NEW RULES FOR BAD GIRLS: 90 min. Thriller. Complete.
Becca has just arrived back to New Hope (a girl’s ranch) to find that there is a new set of rules she is going to need to follow.
Cast: Ami Dolenz (Witchboard 2, Ticks, Ferris Bueller TV series), Nick Chinlund (The Chronicles of Riddick, Training Day), Jay Hayden (The House Bunny, State of Emergency) and Lisa K. Wyatt (Donnie Darko, The Crazies).
THE OUIJA EXPERIMENT: 90 min. Horror. Complete.
A group of friends play with a ouija board and record it. The footage they captured cannot be explained. From the Director of Ticked Off Trannies with Knives.
Cast: Justin Armstrong, Dave Clark, Miranda Martinez, Carson Underwood and Eric Window.
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) and Kevin P. Farley (Farley Brothers, The Waterboy). From the Director of Breathless (Val Kilmer, Ray Liotta, Gina Gershon).
ASHES: 90min. Drama. Complete.
Ashes is the story of a young man who struggles in the inner city of New York to support himself and his mentally ill older brother. When a group of small time gangsters offer Ashes an easy road to wealth, he pursues them with vigor. With his brother's health on the decline and Ashes on a steady path towards hardcore crime, Ashes must try to choose the correct path.
Cast: Piper Perabo (star of Covert Affairs, Looper, The Prestige), Ajay Naidu (NBC's Lateline, Office Space, Requiem for a Dream, The Wrestler), Heather Burns (HBO's Bored to Death, NBC's Twenty Good Years, Miss Congeniality), Faran Tahir (Iron Man, Star Trek, Charlie Wilson's War, The Tomb, Elysium) and Melissa De Sousa (BET's Reed Between the Lines).
THE LEGENDS OF NETHIAH: 93min. 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).
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).
ALL ABOUT EVIL: 98min. Horror. Complete.
Desperate to save her late father's failing movie theater, nerdy librarian Deborah Tennis (Natasha Lyonne) debuts a series of gruesome short films, each gorier than the one before. The audience eats them up, unaware that they document Deborah's own murder spree.
Official Selection: Toronto After Dark, LA Film Festival, Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival, San Francisco Film Festival, Fantastique du Semaine Cinema, Fantaspoa International Film Festival-Brazil.
Cast: Natasha Lyonne (American Pie 1, 2, 3, But I'm A Cheerleader), Thomas Dekker (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Terminator), Ashley Fink (Glee), Cassandra Peterson (Elvira), Mink Stole (Pink Flamingos, Lost Highway), Noah Segan (Looper), Jack Donner (J.Edgar, Stigmata) and Nikita Ramsey (Gamer, X-Men 2).
To schedule an appointment during EFM, please email VP Nicole Holland at meetings(at)itndistribition(dot)com. A full catalog of ITN titles and trailers can be viewed at itndistribution.com. For media requests, please email Briege McGarrity at bmcgarritypr(at)gmail(dot)com. Berlinale participants are also invited to make an appointment if their film is available for distribution.
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 premiere film markets has shaped a realistic approach to distributing independent movies.