Sometimes, you are so excited about a film that you just have to do a flash mob. Ahead of the November 30th release of Anna and the Apocalypse from Orion Pictures, a group of Austinites and zombies participated in a flash mob in downtown Austin, Texas. Also: The Rainbow Experiment VOD and DVD release details, and Death Kiss is coming to DVD as well.
Details on the Anna and the Apocalypse Flash Mob in Austin: "To celebrate the critically-acclaimed Christmas zombie high-school musical ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE, the movie came to life in Austin, TX with a flash mob dance in downtown at the popular Lamar Pedestrian Bridge to get the holidays started with a bloody bang (and possibly a bite).
In anticipation of Orion Pictures' new holiday film, a group of Austinites & zombies participated in a SURPRISE flash mob to the original song from the film, "Hollywood Ending" while runners/bikers continued their daily workouts. Fons PR produced/directed while Austinite, Melody Afkami, founder of Melody Dancefit, choreographed the dance inspired by the film and zombies from Scream Hollow came to join in on the fun too! #KeepAustinWeird
Anna and The Apocalypse dances onto the big screen (and in your hearts!!) in select markets including Austin THIS FRIDAY, November 30th!
A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven - at Christmas - forcing Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones. But they soon discover that no one is safe in this new world, and with civilization falling apart around them, the only people they can truly rely on are each other...
In Select Theaters, November 30, Expanding Nationwide Beginning December 7.
Release Date: November 30, 2018
Director: John McPhail
Cast: Ella Hunt, Malcolm Cumming, Ben Wiggins, Sarah Swire, Christopher Leveaux, Marli Siu, Mark Benton & Paul Kaye
Writers: Alan McDonald & Ryan McHenry
Producers: Naysun Alae-Carew, Nicholas Crum, Tracy Jarvis
Distributor: Orion Pictures."
The Rainbow Experiment VOD and DVD Release Details: "THE RAINBOW EXPERIMENT was acquired for worldwide release earlier this year by Gravitas Ventures, a Red Arrow Studios company. It is a post-modern whodunnit set in an NYC high school when a student is permanently injured during a science experiment on school grounds, leading to personal reckoning among faculty, students and parents, with an impressive cast of 36 principal characters. Kallas’ explosive film plays with time, perception and notion of a collective protagonist, creating a multi-layered viewing experience unlike any other.
The film debuted at the Slamdance Film Festival and celebrated its International Premiere at the 2018 Moscow International Film Festival, and played around the globe on the festival circuit.
In 2016 Christina Kallas scored on the film festival circuit with her award-winning debut feature, 42 SECONDS OF HAPPINESS—currently on Amazon and other platforms in 68 countries. She is currently in pre-production with her next feature film, PARIS IS IN HARLEM.
About Gravitas Ventures
Gravitas Ventures, a Red Arrow Studios company, is a leading all rights distributor of independent feature films and documentaries. Founded in 2006, Gravitas connects independent filmmakers and producers with distribution opportunities across the globe. Working with talented directors and producers, Gravitas Ventures has distributed thousands of films into over a hundred million homes in North America - over one billion homes worldwide. Recent releases include Score: A Film Music Documentary; California Typewriter; Legion of Brothers; Katie Holmes’ feature directorial debut; All We Had, Colin Hanks’ All Things Must Pass; Being Evel from Academy Award-winning director Daniel Junge and producer Johnny Knoxville; and For The Love of Spock from Director Adam Nimoy.
For more information, please visit gravitasventures.com, and follow @GravitasVOD on Twitter and @gravitasventures on Instagram.
About Red Arrow Studios
Red Arrow Studios is one of the world’s leading creators and distributors of entertainment content. Red Arrow Studios is comprised of 20 production companies in seven territories, including 10 companies based in the United States; world-leading multi-platform digital network Studio71, based in six countries; and global film and TV distributors Red Arrow Studios International and Gravitas Ventures.
The group’s significant output includes scripted, non-scripted and formatted content and IP, from TV and film to short-form and branded content, made for an array of global networks and platforms.
Red Arrow Studios is part of ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, one of Europe's leading media groups. For more information, please visit: www.redarrow.tv"
Death Kiss DVD Release Details: "Uncork'd Entertainment announces a DVD release date of December 4 for new action-vigilante feature DEATH KISS.
Filmed in Northern California, the film stars Robert Kovacs, Daniel Baldwin (JOHN CARPENTER’S VAMPIRES), Richard Tyson (KINDERGARTEN COP, TWO MOON JUNCTION), Eva Hamilton (horror fest fave RUIN ME), Stormi Maya, Leia Perez, Reese Austyn, and Sam Story.
DEATH KISS concerns a vigilante with a mysterious past who goes to a crime-infested city and takes the law into his own hands, at the same time protecting a young mother and her child.
Writer-director is Rene Perez (PLAYING WITH DOLLS: HAVOC). The Producer is Jeff Miller (THE TOYBOX, OUIJA HOUSE), through his company Millman Productions. Gary Jones helped executive produce through his company Mosquito Entertainment. Zach Carter served as Supervising Producer.
"Rene's movie is very cool and stylish. It feels like a throwback to the Cannon films of the '80s," says Miller. "After an enthusiastic response at Texas Frightmare Weekend in May, we're excited to show the film to the general public."
The DVD includes special features such as director's commentary and a trailer."