AMP News

Sales on 'Still/Born' creators' next horror 'Z' launch in AFM

The genre pic, which completed principle photography last month in and around Calgary, marks the second collaboration between writer-director Brandon Christensen and writer-producer Colin Minihan. Their previous movie Still/Born debuted at Overlook Film Festival and was picked up by Vertical Entertainment for the U.S. Deadline Hollywood

Romola Garai's OUTSIDE makes market debut in Cannes

We're very excited to announce that we've teamed up with Matthew James Wilkinson's Stigma Films and will be selling actress Romola Garai's debut feature horror OUTSIDE which will make it's market debut in Cannes this month! Deadline Hollywood article

BLUE IGUANA's Sam Rockwell wins Academy Award!

Congratulations from the entire AMP team to Sam Rockwell for his much deserved Academy Award win last night! We are big fans and so proud to be representing his next film BLUE IGUANA by Hadi Hajaig. 

Golden Globe Winner and Academy Award Nominee Sam Rockwell's new film to premiere in Berlin

So far this year Sam Rockwell has won a Golden Globe, been nominated for an Oscar and a BAFTA, presented SNL for the first time and said “F*ck” during it’s broadcast and this was all in January. Now in February Sam Rockwell's next film, the action packed romantic heist comedy BLUE IGUANA by Hadi Hajaig, will make its market premiere at the European Film Market in Berlin. Click here for screening times (requires EFM login details): BLUE IGUANA @ EFM 2018

Gordon's Alive! - Flash Gordon doc LIFE AFTER FLASH heads to Berlin

Lisa Down's Flash Gordon documentary starring the saviour of the universe himself, Sam J Jones, will make its market premiere at EFM 2018 in Berlin. All weapons, open fire! Read more on Deadline Hollywood

Tarantino screens LOWLIFE...!

The American Film Institute has put on a special screening of LOWLIFE for Quentin Tarantino.   Ryan Prows' LA-set pulp thriller, which just won Best Feature at the Cinepocalypse Film Festival in Chicago, is "a captivating feature debut" (Hollywood Reporter), an "adrenalin rush" (RogerEbert.com), "like a bullet from the chamber of a gun" (AV Club).   "It evokes PULP FICTION without treading on its toes" (Nerdist) -  Tarantino reached out to the filmmakers to have his own screening.

ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE wins Audience Award at Sitges

We're proud to announce that the gleeful Scottish Zombie Musical mash-up (yes, it's a thing now) has won the Carnet Jove Jury award for the Best Midnight X-Treme Feature at the 50th Sitges film festival. Ho-ho-hoo! Sitges website

Apocalyptic thriller RIOT GIRLS gets cast and starts shooting

We're excited to announce that we'll be selling Jovanka Vuckovic's debut feature RIOT GIRLS, a post-apocalyptic thriller set in an alternate 1995, after a mysterious disease has wiped out all of the adults, two gangs are pitted against each other in a brutal war for territory, resources and survival. RIOT GIRLS - A Coming of Rage Story Screen Daily article

We have found A GUIDE TO SECOND DATE SEX

The debut feature from writer-director Rachel Hirons starring George Mckay and Alexandra Roach has started shooting in London and AMP International is handling sales in all territories. 'This is a story I've loved and obsessed over for the last four years and being able to present it on film and through this cast is a phenomenal climax to all of it. Plus filming people having sex everyday (legally, this time) is good work if you can get it.' - Rachel Hirons, director/writer Screen Daily article

 

 

LOWLIFE Premieres to stellar reviews at Fantasia

"A seriously nasty treat that owes much to early Tarantino." -Hollywood Reporter

LOWLIFE will debut at Fantasia Film Festival in Montreal this July

This maniacally crazy movie from wildly talented writer/director Ryan Prows tells of the sordid lives of an addict, an ex-con, and a disgraced luchador called El Monstruo, whose worlds collide when an organ harvesting caper goes very, very wrong. Here is a new teaser trailer. Warning - it is bonkers. BirthDeathMovies 

Hit Tribeca horror 'The Endless' scores deals

The buzz title which was acquired by Well Go USA for North America after a bidding war, other deals already closed include Arrow Films in the UK, NonStop Entertainment in Scandinavia, Benelux and Iceland, M2 Films for all Eastern Europe, Moviecloud in Taiwan and Front Row in The Middle East. Multiple offers are being considered in the remaining territories. Screen Daily article

Logan’s Dafne Keen Lands ‘Ana’ Lead Opposite Luis Guzman

Keen will play the title role in Ana, a drama-adventure she’ll star in with Luis Guzman that will shoot next month in Puerto Rico. Deadline Hollywood article

WALKING OUT premieres in Europe at Sundance London

Alex and Andrew Smith’s Sundance title WALKING OUT is coming to AMP’s home town and will play at Picturehouse Central during Sundance London. Picturehouse article

GUACHILERO (DRAIN) Now in Production!

Edgar Nito’s Mexican crime drama begins it’s shoot. Screen Daily article