Archive for May, 2010

Sweatshop SMASHES Texas Frightmare Weekend

by on May.19, 2010, under Events/Awards, Sweatshop

On April 30th, the cast and crew of Sweatshop were present in Dallas, Texas for a special screening at Texas Frightmare Weekend, followed by a panel discussion.

Sweatshop Cast and Crew sign free posters at TFW Accepting Best Special Effects at TFW

Saturday, the entire cast and crew signed free posters and gave out free shirts for nearly three hours. At the award ceremony on Sunday, director Stacy Davidson and Special Effects artist Marcus Koch were on hand to accept the award for Best Special Effects!


Sweatshop goes international

by on May.07, 2010, under Sweatshop

For Immediate Release to All Media Outlets - 05.07.2010

Bloodline Entertainment and Odyssee Pictures, in association with Starving Kappa Picturesand Upstart Filmworks, are proud to announce the online debut of the international trailer for their upcoming release, SWEATSHOP. Accompanied by striking foreign sales art that accentuates the film’s darker aspects, the new trailer will officially debut at The 2010 Cannes Film Festival’s Le Marché du Film.

SWEATSHOP, represented internationally by New York-based Screen Media Ventures LLC, was directed by Texas-based filmmaker Stacy Davidson, best-known for his acclaimed 2007 creature feature DOMAIN OF THE DAMNED.

SWEATSHOP was written by Davidson and Ted Geoghegan, who also produced the feature with Bloodline Entertainment’s Laura Bryant. The Houston-lensed film stars Ashley Kay, Peyton Wetzel, Julin, and Danielle Jones. The picture, which pits a group of unsuspecting ravers against an unstoppable monster wielding an oversized foundry hammer, will have two market screenings at Cannes 2010’s Le Marché du Film, courtesy of Screen Media Ventures, on May 13th and 17th.

The international trailer and sales art are available exclusively at www.SweatshopFilm.com courtesy of Screen Media Ventures LLC, all rights reserved. Outside usage of Screen Media Ventures’ international trailer must receive written authorization by both Odyssee Pictures and Screen Media Ventures LLC. If posting information regarding the trailer’s release, please link directly to on the main page of the official website. Do not embed the trailer.

For your convenience, a high-res version of the international sales art has been attached below. Please note that the art is © Screen Media Ventures LLC, 2010.

For all foreign sales queries or questions regarding international distributors’ screenings, kindly contact Screen Media Ventures’ Vice President of International Sales and Acquisitions, Michael Dwyer, at Michael [at] screenmedia [dot] net or visit The Palais des Festivals, Riviera Hall, Stand E25 at Cannes 2010’s Le Marché du Film.

Check out the trailer here!