LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB:SAPX) ("Seven Arts" or the "Company") announced today that its distribution division Seven Arts Distribution has set its release schedule for the first half of 2013. Seven Arts intends that the first motion pictures to be distributed by Seven Arts Film Distribution be the following motion pictures owned by Seven Arts:
- "Schism" - a new psychological thriller with horror elements from director Adam Gierasch and starring Callum Blue, Vinnie Jones, Ashlynn Yennie and Nicole Lalibertie.
- "Nine Miles Down" - a supernatural thriller from acclaimed director, Anthony Waller, starring Adrian Paul and Kate Nauta.
- "Senior Skip Day" – a high school comedy from Nick Weiss starring Tara Reid and Larry Miller
- "Beer Pong: The Movie " – a teen comedy directed by Reza Riazi and starring Max Amini and Michael Consiglio
Seven Arts Film Distribution will also be releasing the following features starring artists signed to its music division Seven Arts Music
- "DMX Uncut" - featuring multi-platinum Seven Arts recording artist DMX in concert and "behind the scenes."
- "It's A Bone Thing" - features platinum Seven Arts' recording artist Bone Thugs-N-Harmony.
Management is currently estimating in excess of $1.5M in video gross revenue and $750,000 in digital gross revenue. Seven Arts Film Distribution will announce the balance of its releases for 2012 shortly
Keith Leopard, consultant for Seven Arts Film Distribution, said, "We are thrilled to have such a diverse and exciting slate of films to launch the venture with and look forward to announcing more releases in the new year."
About Seven Arts Entertainment Inc.:
Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. is the successor to Seven Arts Pictures Plc, which was founded in 2002 as an independent motion picture production and distribution company engaged in the development, acquisition, financing, production and licensing of theatrical motion pictures for exhibition in domestic (i.e., the United States and Canada) and foreign theatrical markets, and for subsequent worldwide release in other forms of media, including home video and pay and free television.
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About Seven Arts Distribution
Managed by Keith Leopard, an experienced executive in United States ancillary distribution, and Kate Hoffman, Chief Operating Officer of Seven Arts, Seven Arts Film Distribution has, through Mr. Leopard, an agency for physical distribution through Viva Pictures, and will handle all other media directly. Seven Arts Film Distribution will also distribute in conjunction with David Garber's company, Lantern Lane Entertainment, an experienced distributor of motion pictures, television and digital outlets in the United States. Mr. Leopard will be actively seeking acquisitions for Seven Arts Film Distribution.
Cautionary Information Regarding Forward-Looking Statements.
Forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made under the Safe Harbor Provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Any such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the anticipated. The information contained in this release is as of September 27, 2012. Seven Arts assumes no obligation to update forward-looking statements contained in this release as the result of new information or future events or developments.
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