Film distribution company Gravitas Ventures sells majority stake to Red Arrow Entertainment Group

Film distribution company Gravitas Ventures sells majority stake to Red

The Red Arrow Entertainment Group conglomerate has acquired a majority stake in Gravitas Ventures, a global film distribution company co-headquartered in Cleveland and Los Angeles. Specific financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. In a news release, the companies said that as a result of the deal, they will make “significant investments into global … Read more

Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘Diving Deep’; Danielle C. Ryan, Matthew Lawrence Cast In ‘Double Threat’; A3 Signs Peloton Duo Cody Rigsby & Ben Alldis – Briefs

Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘Diving Deep Danielle C Ryan Matthew Lawrence

Gravitas Ventures has picked up the rights to Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike deGruy, the documentary about late underwater cinematographer Mike deGruy. Mimi deGruy, Mike’s widow and filmmaking partner, wrote and directed the doc, which will begin its rollout starting with Apple TV/iTunes and Amazon rentals on January 19. A man for … Read more

Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘The Judge’ Documentary & ‘Respite’ Drama, Shudder Picks Up ‘Fingers’ – Film Briefs

Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘The Judge Documentary ‘Respite Drama Shudder

Gravitas Ventures has obtained the rights to The Judge – Character. Cases. Courage., a documentary directed by Robert Griffith and narrated by Justin Theroux. The pic, which hails from the American Documentary Film Fund, will be released on TVOD/digital platforms on January 26. The doc follows Judge Robert R. Merhige, Jr. in his distinguished, momentous … Read more

Freestyle Digital Picks Up Sports Docu ‘On Thin Ice’ & ‘The Canyonlands’ Indie; Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘Eddy’s Kingdom’ Docu – Film Briefs

Freestyle Digital Picks Up Sports Docu ‘On Thin Ice

Freestyle Digital Media has secured the North American distrubtuion rights to On Thin Ice, a social justice-themed sports documentary featuring athletes Allyson Felix, Evander Holyfield, Robbie Rogers, Apolo Ohno, Michael Sam, Aimee Mullins, and Greg Louganis. Directed by Keli Price, the film will be available to rent and own on February 2. The doc calls … Read more

Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘Insight’ & ‘One And The Same’; Cleopatra Entertainment Lands ‘Baphomet’ – Film Briefs

Gravitas Ventures Acquires ‘Insight ‘One And The Same Cleopatra

Gravitas Ventures has picked up the North American rights for a day-and-date release of Insight, an action film produced and directed by Livi Zheng. Ken Zheng wrote the screenplay and stars alongside Madeline Zima, Sean Patrick Flanery, John Savage, Adam Huss, Tony Todd, and Keith David. Set to be released on March 12, the film … Read more

Screen Media Bites On ‘Eat Wheaties!’; Gravitas Ventures Turns Onto ‘Bastards’ Road’; Film Independent Directors Close-Up Lineup – Film Briefs

Screen Media Bites On ‘Eat Wheaties Gravitas Ventures Turns Onto

Screen Media has acquired U.S. rights to Eat Wheaties!, Scott Abramovitch’s comedy that stars Tony Hale along with Paul Walter Hauser, Danielle Brooks, Lamorne Morris, Robbie Amell, David Walton, Sarah Burns, Elisha Cuthbert, Sarah Chalke, Sarah Goldberg and Alan Tudyk. It now will hit theaters and on-demand on April 30. The adaptation of Michael Kun’s … Read more

Vertical Entertainment Acquires ‘The Resort’ & ‘Killer Among Us’; Gravitas Ventures Picks Up ‘The Man In The Hat’- Film Briefs

Vertical Entertainment Acquires ‘The Resort ‘Killer Among Us Gravitas

Vertical Entertainment has obtained worldwide distribution rights to indie horror, The Resort, from writer-director Taylor Chien and executive produced by rapper Quavious “Quavo” Marshall of the Migos. Starring Bianca Haase (Hot Tub Time Machine 2), Brock O’Hurn (Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween), Michael Vlamis (Roswell, New Mexico), and Michelle Randolph (5 Years Apart), the … Read more

Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival Expands Under BFFoundation; Gravitas Ventures To Play ‘The Holy Game’; ‘Rockfield’ Finds Home At Abramorama – Film Briefs

Geena Davis Bentonville Film Festival Expands Under BFFoundation Gravitas Ventures

Organizers of Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival, which champions inclusion in all forms of media, will be produced as an annual program by the nascent Arkansas nonprofit BFFoundation. Independent film producer Kristin Mann is set as head of content. Davis Bentonville Film Festival The mission of the organization, which was founded in December and has … Read more

Local film distribution company, Gravitas Ventures, hopes to further cement Cleveland’s impact on the entertainment industry

Local film distribution company Gravitas Ventures hopes to further cement

How the local company is helping the city make its mark on the entertainment industry. CLEVELAND — The Greater Cleveland International Film Festival wrapped up this week, but what happens after the credits have rolled? That’s where film distributors like Gravitas Ventures come in. Gravitas, meaning “weight or heaviness” in Latin, was founded by Cleveland … Read more

Gravitas Ventures Lands ‘Meander’ & ‘Miss Angela’; Molly Bernard-Starrer ‘Milkwater’ & ‘Monuments’ Release Dates; Palm Springs ShortFest All In-Person – Film Briefs

Gravitas Ventures Lands ‘Meander ‘Miss Angela Molly Bernard Starrer ‘Milkwater

Gravitas Ventures has acquired North American rights to Meander, a horror thriller written and directed by Mathieu Turi. It will now get a July 9, 2021 release date in theaters and on on-demand platforms. The film stars Gaïa Weiss, Peter Franzen and Romane Libert. Weiss plays Lisa, who after getting a car ride from an … Read more

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