EXCLUSIVE: LBGT Wolfe Releasing has acquired rights to three films that screened at Outfest Los Angeles, which concluded at the weekend. Separately, Image Entertainment has set then release pattern for The Colony.
The distributor took worldwide rights to Doug Spearman’s Hot Guys With Guns, US and Canadian rights to Cory Krueckeberg’s Getting Go: The Go Doc Project and Jeffrey Schwarz’s I Am Divine.
Spearman’s Hot Guys With Guns stars Marc Anthony Samuel and Brian McArdle as ex-boyfriends in a modern detective story.
Krueckeberg’s Getting Go: The Go Doc Project centres on a young person who sets out to make a documentary about New York nightlife as a way of meeting an object of desire. Schwartz’s I Am Divine is a documentary about the celebrated drag icon.
Wolfe will release the trio on VoD and DVD in 2014 following their theatrical runs. “Gay movie-lovers across the country are going to adore these films as much as we do,” said Wolfe president Maria Lynn.
- Image Entertainment has set an Aug 22 ultra-VoD release for The Colony followed by theatrical on Sept 20. Sierra / Affinity handled international sales to the sci-fi thriller starring Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Zegers and Bill Paxton. The story follows space colonists who trek across hostile territory to investigate a stricken community.