2011 Alumni News
After world-premiering at AFF last year, the indie feature SEARCHING FOR SONNY went on to screen at over 30 festivals nationwide. Now, scheduled for simultaneous release on VOD, DVD and Blu-ray on August 28th, the comedy murder-mystery will also be shown at 19 nationwide limited-engagement screenings via the consumer-driven TUGG distribution program. The film stars Jason Dorhing (Veronica Mars) and Minka Kelly (Friday Night Lights) as former students who vie to find the answers when an old friend (Masi Oka of Heroes) goes missing.
LET GO, an 2011 AFF Official Selection, will be available on DVD on August 21st and well as via a number of digital options including VOD, iTunes, Amazon, Sony Playstation, Vudu, Microsoft Xbox and YouTube. Starring David Denham (aka Roy from The Office), Kevin Hart, Community star Gillian Jacobs and Ed Asner, LET GO follows the intertwining stories of Walter Dishman, a melancholy parole officer struggling with the doldrums of married life, and three eccentric ex-convicts recently placed under his supervision. Check out clips from the film on Indiewire.
And the 2011 AFF Audience Award-winning film in the Documentary Feature category, ECSTASY OF ORDER: THE TETRIS MASTERS, is now available in HD for rental or purchase on US iTunes, as well as a number of other VOD formats. ECSTASY, which charmed audiences at AFF and other film festivals around the country, follows the lives of several gamers from around the country as they prepare to compete in the 2010 Classic Tetris World Championship.
Congratulations, guys! We’re proud to have played these fantastic films.