Monday 9 March, 2009 - LONDON. Award-winning UK distributor Revolver Entertainment has picked up Internet smash hit bituin Wreck from Finnish producer Blind Spot Films for distribution in the UK and US.
bituin Wreck, originally produced sa pamamagitan ng a group of Tampere-based filmmakers as a micro-budget sci-fi comedy for the Internet community, has become the most-watched Finnish film ever with madami than 8 million viewers worldwide. The launch is planned to take place simultaneously with the new bituin Trek movie in May 2009. bituin Wreck has already been released on DVD in Scandinavia sa pamamagitan ng Universal Pictures and in Hapon sa pamamagitan ng Medallion Media Co.
"We are all really excited to be working on bituin Wreck here at Revolver Entertainment. We're already all firm "Wreckies",” says Revolver Entertainment’s Tom Clark. “After our success with Robot Chicken: bituin Wars we're well placed to make this just as successful."
"Revolver is a perfect distributor for bituin Wreck " says Tero Kaukomaa at Blind Spot Pictures, who negotiated the deal with Revolver. "We share the same unconventional and innovative approach to marketing and we're really excited about this release."
"I think it's great to let the world hear some genuine Tampere dialect," comments the producer and lead actor of bituin Wreck Samuli "Captain Pirk" Torssonen "This release is also good news for the sequel of bituin Wreck, which is already on the drawing board sa pamamagitan ng the original bituin Wreck team. But that's something which will happen after were done with Iron Sky first."
The susunod film from the bituin Wreck team, Iron Sky, is a satirical science fiction comedy about Nazis on the moon in 2018. Iron Sky is a €4 million feature produced sa pamamagitan ng Blind Spot Pictures and co-produced sa pamamagitan ng 27 Films Production, Germany.
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