Keyframe-Entertainment announces launch of EDM film, “The American Jungle,” and new nationwide screenings of transformational films.

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Keyframe-Entertainment announces launch of EDM film “The American Jungle,” and nationwide screenings of “Electronic Awakening” and “The Bloom Series”.

“The American Jungle”

“The American Jungle” submerges the viewer directly into the Drum & Bass lifestyle.

"...we plan to show the effect that Drum and Bass/Jungle continues to have in North America. For the junglist. By the junglists!" ~The American Jungle

While working as Executive Producer for “Electronic Awakening,” which has screened at over 100 venues worldwide, Keyframe-Entertainment also launched a successful screening campaign for “The Bloom Series” as Associate Producer. The future for Keyframe-Entertainment’s film projects include the much-anticipated release of “The American Jungle,” and another soon-to-be-announced Electronic Dance Music (EDM) film.

In 2013, Keyframe-Entertainment will be Associate Producer for “The American Jungle.” This music documentary studies the roots of Drum & Bass and Jungle, as well as their influences on EDM in North America. The film is directed by Joshua "Phenetic" Freeman and Jeremy "Onket" Ballard, both of whom are well-respected DJ’s in the Drum & Bass genre. “The American Jungle” will explore the past 20 years of Drum & Bass music, its present and future, featuring artists such as DJ Hype, Dieselboy, Aphrodite, DB & Dara, Andy C, AK1200, and many more.

“The American Jungle” will begin its U.S. screening tour during the late Summer/Fall season of 2013, and will travel throughout the continental United States. The film submerges the viewer directly into the deep end of the Drum & Bass lifestyle and scene, featuring the people that support it. “The American Jungle” will be screened in Denver, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Miami, Charlotte, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Austin, Kansas City, Springfield, Minneapolis, St. Louis, Milwaukee, Richmond (VA), Kentucky, Atlanta and Nashville.

Jungle is a high-energy style of dance music that originated on the streets of London around 1992. Jungle is the term originally used at the time of the genre's inception. While Drum & Bass is the standard reference term for the music, the term “Junglist” was associated with those committed to the lifestyle, and is still used today.

If fans of Drum & Bass and Jungle music are interested in participating in the future release of
“The American Jungle” film, they should visit and support the effort.

“The Bloom Series” -- a documentary series by Director, Writer, and Narrator Jeet-Kei Leung and Editor Akira Chan -- explores a dozen ingredients that create the alchemy of the Transformational Festival through four episodes. Each episode of the series illuminates three themes, explored through the potent moments, stories, and interviews captured at 23 Transformational Festivals around the world. The screening dates for each episode are as follows:
Episode 1 “Fundamental Frequencies” :: March 21, 2013
Episode 2 “Practicing The New World” :: May 2, 2013
Episode 3 “New Ways of the Sacred” :: June 13, 2013
Episode 4 “Growth Edges of Evolving Culture” :: July 25, 2013

The current list of confirmed screenings of “The Bloom Series” includes venues in and outside of the U.S. In the U.S, screenings are scheduled in San Francisco, Portland, Denver, Boulder, Austin, Minneapolis, Albuquerque, Seattle, Worcester, Goleta (CA), Sebastopol, Ashland, Asheville (NC) and Salt Lake City. Screenings in Canada will be held in: Calgary, Victoria, Ottawa, Enderby (BC), Montreal, Vancouver, and Powell River. Screenings abroad will be held in Ubud, Bali and Australia. Each of these screenings is organized by local community hosts or collectives who support the message of the cultural renaissance documented in “The Bloom Series”.

“The Bloom Series” has partnered with Keyframe-Entertainment for all of their community-based screenings campaigns. Interested parties can join the many producers, communities, festival participants, and local audiences around the world in order to screen “The Bloom Series” and celebrate this evolving community.

To host a screening of “The Bloom Series” in your city or country, send an email to screenings(at)thebloomseries(dot)com and request a screening package.

The film “Electronic Awakening,” by Director Andrew Johner, is an ethnographic documentary film that investigates the spirituality of the Electronic Dance Music culture. The film offers insight into the inner workings of the brain and its metaphysical connection to EDM that creates a sense of oneness, unity, and freedom that millions feel on the dance floor.

“Electronic Awakening” has screened at Harvard University, Helsinki University, Finland University, and in Japan, Europe, Australia, Brazil, Canada, and South America. Upcoming screenings in April and May 2013 are:

    Awaken Festival, California Redwoods -- May 17, 2013
    Welcome to Pangea - The New Atlantis, North Carolina -- May 17, 2013
    Psychedelik Liberation, Quebec City, Canada -- May 14, 2013
    Lucidity Festival, Live Oak Campground, CA -- April 12, 2013

“Electronic Awakening” is now offering free screenings for universities; any college interested in hosting a screening should contact julian(at)keyframe-entertainment(dot)com.

About Keyframe
Keyframe-Entertainment bridges underground EDM culture and the mainstream through transformational media: film, music, visionary art, community-building, social networking and more. Keyframe’s goal is to create global positive change and enhance the living experience by inspiring, informing, and entertaining. Visit Keyframe at

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