*AMG Visuals, the burgeoning film division of Canadian indie media outfit AMG, announced today that they have acquired all international broadcast and theatrical rights to Jim Kuehnel’s THE PITCH from Arrowfoot Films in Saint John, New Brunswick. The film presently in post, will have its world premiere in Toronto at select theatres in September. The deal will excite offshore distributors who now have a meaty project to heat up the TIFF week.
*Buskers featured in the film hail from Australia, England, the US and Canada, providing a broad spectrum of performers. The film is being produced by Jim Kuehnel for Arrowfoot with Mark Berry and Duane Farley at AMG Visuals as Executive Producers. Sony Entertainment is handling North American and international broadcast distribution.
"The Pitch" takes a look at the world of international street performing buskers to find out why these men and women have chosen to "pass the hat" to make a living, along with the challenges they face. Read More