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Seven Minute Takes: ‘Intruders’ and ‘The Corpse of Anna Fritz’

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Seven Minute Takes

 

Seven Minute TakesIt’s Friday, Ageists and you know what that means… Seven Minute Takes is back to help you pick out your weekend viewing pleasure!

We’ve got two, new offerings to scare the pants off you (because you really don’t want to get dressed to go out, anyway), Momentum Pictures’ Intruders and FlixFling’s The Corpse of Anna Fritz.

 

 

 

Find out if these films get a Seven Minute Pass right here:

 

 

 

 

Coming Next Week: IFC’s Midnight’s Baskin!

Also in Seven Minute Take’s Coming Attractions:

Seven Minute TakesFilmRise announced today that it has acquired U.S. distribution rights for the documentary, Holy Hell, which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. The distributor will release the film theatrically on May 20, 2016.

The film is an inside look at a secretive, spiritual cult formed in 1980s West Hollywood. Director Will Allen joined the group just after graduating from film school and as he became more deeply involved, he began filming his experiences as the group’s unofficial videographer.  It wasn’t until after Allen left the cult that he understood the film he’d been making for over twenty years. Working with producers Alexandra Johnes and ex-cult member Tracey Harnish, Allen decided to use his footage to take others on his journey. Holy Hell is executive produced by Michael C. Donaldson, Cheryl Sanders, Julian Goldstein and Academy Award®-winner Jared Leto, who describes the film as “relentless, haunting and unforgettable.”

“Following its headline-making run at Sundance, we are elated to be bringing this gripping film to audiences come spring,” said Danny Fisher, CEO of FilmRise. “Ultimately this is a remarkable film about the human condition, and I am confident that audiences will be engrossed by this captivating story, told by those who lived it.”

“I am so happy that FilmRise will be releasing Holy Hell in theaters for communities to experience together,” said filmmaker Will Allen. “This story is very personal but also universal, because it could have happened to anyone. And seeing how broadly it resonated at Sundance makes me excited to share it with the rest of the world.”

FilmRise is a film and TV distribution company founded by veteran producer/financiers Danny Fisher, Jack Fisher and Alan Klingenstein. With over 6,000 titles in a wide range of genres, the company’s film acquisitions and releases include HBO’s multiple Emmy®-winning “Going Clear,” the “Toxic Avenger” series, the hit documentary “All Things Must Pass,” the Global Lens Collection and Slamdance Audience-award winner “Hank and Asha.” Television titles include hit series such as Showtime’s Emmy®-winning “Years of Living Dangerously,” and the longest running true crime show on television “Forensic Files.”

For more information go to: www.FilmRise.com



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Jason Stewart
Jason Malcolm Stewart is a Northern California-based author, journalist and public relations/marketing professional. He holds degrees in Political Science and Comparative Religion, but can have a conversation without starting a small war. When he's not writing or reading, J. Malcolm spends his weekends talking about how to avoid being in a real-life horror movie. add blog



 
 

 
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