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Rooftop content group to rep Farpoint's Menorca

PRESS RELEASE | Film & TV, published on 10 januari 2017

Menorca Signed For Worldwide Distribution Deal With Rooftop Content Group

Farpoint Films' Dramatic Feature Picked Up By Amsterdam Company

(Winnipeg, Canada) January 10, 2017 – Farpoint Films announced today that Rooftop Content Group has acquired the sales rights for world-wide distribution to their feature film, MENORCA. Rooftop is an Amsterdam-based international group of experienced film, TV and media specialists. 

The dramatic feature film debut of Farpoint Films’ John Barnard, recently premiered at the 2016 Whistler Film Festival to great acclaim. Menorca also had a US theatrical run at AMC Theatres in nine US cities including Los Angeles, Chicago and Dallas. Menorca is distributed in the US by A71 Entertainment and in Canada by IndieCan Entertainment.

Menorca, starring Tammy Gillis, is a drama about a hedonistic soccer mom that embarks on a strange journey of self-discovery and seeks to reconnect with her estranged son by returning his pet rock back to the island of Menorca, Spain.

“We are very excited to partner with Marcel and Jordi on Menorca to bring the film to world wide audiences,” said John Barnard. “This is the beginning of an exciting relationship with Rooftop.”

“This is a daring and exciting film from John and Farpoint Films that we feel will resonate with audiences around the world,” said Marcel van Berkel of Rooftop Content Group.

The cast of Menorca includes lead actor Tammy Gillis(Continuum, Girlfriend’s Guide To Divorce), Sheila Campbell (The Editor), Dorothy Carroll, Aaron Merke(The Pinkertons), Logan Creran (Wait Till Helen Comes),Krystle Snow (Intersection), Jason Wishnowski (Faces In The Crowd), Talia Pura (Bad Meat), Michael O’Sullivan(Careful).

Follow Menorca on Twitter and Facebook and the official website.


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