Houston-born Nell Teare writes, directs and stars in this poignant low-budget drama that was partially filmed on the Bolivar Peninsula The haunting low-budget drama "Bolivar," partially shot, as its title implies, on the Bolivar Peninsula along the southeast Texas coast, is a labor of love. It's...

CHICAGO (WLS) -- South Side native Andrew Davis is an acclaimed filmmaker, best known for directing movies like "The Fugitive," shot right here in Chicago. He's back in his hometown to celebrate the 45th anniversary of his first film "Stony Island." "It's a love letter to our...

Andrew Davis lives in Santa Barbara, California, which is a very nice place to live, all sunshine and warm breezes. He and his wife Adrianne have lived there and elsewhere on the West Coast since leaving his hometown Chicago decades ago. But he will be...

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group, has acquired North American VOD rights to holiday feature “Merry Good Enough.” The holiday comedy-drama focuses on a dysfunctional family whose mom disappears on Christmas Eve, and the lengths one daughter must...

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group, has picked up North American VOD rights to teen dance drama “Break the Stage.” Adapted from the novel of the same name by Erik V. Wolter, the pic tells the story of...

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group, has picked up North American theatrical and VOD rights to “America’s Family.” The immigrant docudrama, written, directed by and starring Anike Tourse, follows the events of an ICE raid of the Diaz...

Celebrating its 45th anniversary, director Andrew Davis‘ first film “Stony Island” will make its digital debut on major VOD platforms and DVD on Nov. 17. That same day, there will be a theatrical screening of the film at the Gene Siskel Center in Chicago. Following the...

EXCLUSIVE: Byron Allen’s Freestyle Digital Media has acquired and set release dates for Kindling, a coming-of-age drama starring George Somner with Mia McKenna-Bruce, and Objects, a documentary from Vincent Liota. Watch the trailers for both below. Inspired by true events, Kindling follows the story of a group of young men who return to their hometown to turn their terminally...