By Neha Aziz We are so excited to announce the features, episodic premieres, and Opening Night Film for the 27th edition of the SXSW Film Festival, running March 13-21, 2020 in Austin, Texas. Every year, this acclaimed program draws thousands of fans, filmmakers, press, and industry leaders to immerse themselves in...

By Alex Billington "If you really want to honor Lydia's life, maybe the best course of action is for you to… finally live your own." Freestyle Digital Media has unveiled an official trailer for an indie comedy titled Elsewhere, the latest from filmmaker Hernan Jimenez. This just premiered...

By Erik Pedersen Freestyle Digital Media has acquired North American rights to Elsewhere, a dramedy starring Rectify alum Aden Young. The digital distribution unit of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios will release the film from writer-director Hernan Jimenez (About Us) day-and-date in select theaters and VOD on January 24. Here’s the logline: Still mourning...

By Dino-Ray Ramos The 26th edition of the Slamdance Film Festival has set its slate for the films in the Narrative and Documentary Feature Film Competition programs as well as the lineup for their Breakouts section. The fest will take place in Park City, Utah January 24-30, 2020. As...

By Tatiana Siegel The indie festival, which is close to achieving its goal of gender parity, will debut films that center on a Russell Simmons rape accuser, Jamal Khashoggi’s murder and the opioid crisis, among many others. As Sundance director John Cooper’s 11-year run at the helm...

By Riley Cardoza Word travels fast! Bethany Hamilton didn’t want to tell her 4-year-old son, Tobias, the details of her shark attack, but he found out anyway. “I actually never really explained it to him,” the professional surfer, 29, told Us Weekly exclusively on Wednesday, October 16, while promoting her Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable documentary....

By Tim Gray “The Biggest Little Farm” leads nominees for the fourth annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards, with seven bids, followed by “Apollo 11” and “They Shall Not Grow Old.” “One Child Nation” received five nominations. The winners will be presented their awards at a gala, hosted...

By TV News Desk Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen's global media company Entertainment Studios, is proud to announce that the documentary BETHANY HAMILTON: UNSTOPPABLE will be released on all home entertainment platforms in the U.S., as well as on iTunes...

By Maureen Lee Lenker Click here to watch the exclusive clip! We’ve all been there — inevitably, there comes a time in your life where it seems like everyone you know is getting married. Your cousins, your best friends from high school, those other friends from college...

By Tamara Fuentes Sarah Hyland Just Wore a Wedding Dress and Looks Like the Perfect Bride Wedding bells will be ringing soon for Sarah Hyland she's already starting to get ready for her big day thanks to her recent appearance on Ellen. While stopping by on the show to...