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Candy Factory Launches “Electric Candy” Genre Arm; Announces First Titles

Candy Factory Launches “Electric Candy” Genre Arm; Announces First Titles

Candy Factory Films, the new forward-thinking, filmmaker-friendly production and distribution company, is launching Electric Candy – an alternative arm reserved for releasing the company’s edgier, quirkier, and genre-driven content. The company is proud to announce the first two titles to be released under the Electric Candy name: Writer/Director Eddie Mullins’ pre-apocalyptic comedy, Doomsdays, which has

Tribeca Film Acquires US Rights to Documentary ‘I Am Big Bird’

Tribeca Film has acquired U.S. rights to the heartwarming documentary I Am Big Bird, directed and produced by Dave LaMattina and Chad Walker. The film had its world premiere at Hot Docs earlier this year and will go on to play at DOC NYC in November. It will be released theatrically and on VOD day-and-date

Tribeca Film Festival Documentary ‘True Son’ to Air on Fusion

Fusion, the television and digital media company serving a young, diverse millennial audience, has acquired the exclusive U.S. television rights to TRUE SON following its premiere at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. The documentary will premiere November 18 at 9:00 p.m., ET on Fusion and will also be featured at Fusion’s RiseUp summit in Washington, DC on

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Lionsgate & Tribeca Partner to Launch Branded SVOD Platform

In a move to offer premium content to a growing online audience, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, and Tribeca Enterprises, a diversified global media company which owns and operates the Tribeca Film Festival, have partnered to launch a subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service, the two companies announced today. The service, called

FilmBuff to Release JC Khoury’s ‘All Relative’, Sets November Release

FilmBuff has announced that the company will release J.C. Khoury’s feature film All Relative theatrically and on VOD.  From writer/director Khoury, Shoot First Entertainment, and Executive Producer Lynn Kressel, the modern twist on romantic comedy will premiere at the Woodstock Film Festival on October 18th, followed by screenings at the Austin Film Festival.  FilmBuff will then

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