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  Press Releases below:  Chely Wright: Wish Me Away   |   Nobody Else But You  

96 minutes, documentary, color, 2011

A film by Bobbie Birleffi & Beverly Kopf

Special Features • Chely at Home with Her Wife • Photo Gallery • Biographies • And More

Chely Wright: Wish Me Away is the story of Chely Wright, the first Nashville music star to come out as gay. Over three years, the filmmakers were given extraordinary access to Chely's struggle and her unfolding plan to come out publicly. Using interviews with Chely, her family, her pastor, and key players in the music world, alongside Chely's intimate private video diaries, the film goes deep into her back story as an established star and then forward as she steps into the national spotlight to reveal her secret.

Chronicling the aftermath in Nashville and within the LGBT community, the film reveals both the devastation of homophobia and the transformational power of living an authentic life.

“A first-rate piece of filmmaking. It's the right moment for this movie.” - The Hollywood Reporter

“Critic's Pick! Heartfelt and intimate. It's hard not to be moved.” - New York Magazine

“A fascinating and inspirational account of coming out.” - Variety

“Riveting. Chely's sincerity and determination will win you over.” - San Francisco Chronicle

“A unique story from a brave woman whose truth was more important than fame and glamour.” - BET

“Like the recent, wonderful Bully, this film will undoubtedly serve as an invaluable aid and comfort to anyone in the scary hinterland of Bible thumpers or other intolerant cultures, and let them know that they are, indeed, not alone.”
- Film Journal

An excellent music documentary! Chely is really terrific, and so is this film.” -

UPC: 7-20229-91521-2 | Catalog #: FRF 915212D | SRP: $27.95


102 minutes, fiction, color, French w/English subtitles, 2011

A film by Gérald Hustache-Mathieu

Rousseau is a bestselling crime novelist from Paris, troubled by writer's block. Candice Lecoeur is a local beauty, gracing the famous "Belle de Jura" cheese packaging, who has gotten it into her head that she might well be the reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe. The two will meet in the coldest village in France, but only after Candice has been found dead.

The case was closed before it even opened and the cause of death declared suicide by sleeping pills. Rousseau is the only one who doesn't buy it. Reality turns out to be stranger than fiction - and a source of inspiration - as Rousseau uncovers the truth about Candice's past and her untimely death.

“A hint of Twin Peaks and a large helping of the Coen Brothers! This offbeat, cleverly crafted French thriller is perhaps the closest thing to Fargo to come along in a long while.”
- The Hollywood Reporter

“Ravishing cinematography!” - The New York Times

“Intriguing, breathless, playful noir!” - Seattle Times

“Droll and satisfying. Grade: A-!” - Entertainment Weekly

“Risqué, tart comedy!” - Sound on Sight

“A terrific, stylish, intelligent mystery. The perfect rainy-day thriller.” - Jeffrey Lyon

“Thrilling, modern noir! A gorgeously shot, rousing good mystery with an engaging balance of the lurid and the erotic.”
- This Week in New York

UPC: 7-20229-91527-4 | Catalog #: FRF 915274D | SRP: $27.95
UPC: 7-20229-91512-0 | Catalog #: FRF 915120D | SRP: $27.95 (alternate red sleeve)

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95 minutes, documentary, color, English, Spanish & Tagalog w/English subtitles, 2012

A film by Michael Collins

Special Features: Update on Paco's Case • Filmmaker Interviews • Interviews with Paco's co-accused • Deleted Scenes • More

UPC: 7-20229-91526-7 | Catalog #: FRF 915267D | SRP: $24.95

Street Date: October 4

GIVE UP TOMORROW is a journalistic documentary by Michael Collins that chronicles the controversial arrest of Filipino citizen Paco Larrañaga, a 19 year old student accused of a murder that happened hundreds of miles away from him.

One night on the Philippine island of Cebu, as a tropical storm slammed the island, two sisters left work and never made it home. That same night, hundreds of miles away in Manila on a different island, Paco Larrañaga is at a party, surrounded by dozens of reliable witnesses. The missing women, Marijoy, 21,and Jacqueline Chiong, 23, are Chinese-Filipinos. Paco, accused of their rapes and murders, is a Spanish mestizo who belongs to a political clan that includes a former president.

GIVE UP TOMORROW exposes a Kafkaesque extravaganza populated by flamboyantly corrupt public officials, cops on the take, and a frenzied legal and media circus. It is also an intimate family drama focused on the near mythic struggle of two angry and sorrowful mothers who have dedicated more than a decade to executing or saving one young man.

Examining the justice system for this young man, who has already spent 14 years in prison, GIVE UP TOMORROW tells a persuasive true tale as engrossing as any thriller, that outrages and informs.

• National PBS Broadcast on Street Date

“Astounding.” - The New York Press

“Jaw-dropping.” - Orlando Weekly

“An incredible story, beautifully and persuasively told. As well-paced and engrossing as any thriller while incalculably more harrowing.” - The Guardian (London)

“An exceptional film. Prepare to be outraged.” - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

“Remarkably cogent and compelling.” - Variety

“One of the top festival experiences I have ever been a part of. A deliberately paced, edge of your seat mystery/thriller. Heroic and daring captures of moments it would seem impossible to preserve, but they pulled it off.” -

Winner of 15 Awards in Festivals Worldwide

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