Thursday, August 9, 2012

Indie Film Press Break: ABOUT CHERRY l Available To Watch On SundanceNOW!

Hi there,

There's no such thing as going too far in ABOUT CHERRY, a shocking new film from IFC that challenges assumptions about sexuality and pornography, while addressing the common struggle of finding one's role in life. The film stars James Franco, Heather Graham and up and comer Ashley Hinshaw as Angelina, a runaway who begins exploring the universe of San Francisco's porn industry using the moniker of Cherry.

The film is available nationwide in a special pre-theatrical window on SundanceNOW:

Be sure to check out ABOUT CHERRY on SundanceNow, IFC Films Video on Demand, and digital outlets: iTunes, Amazon Streaming, PS3 Playstation Unlimited and XBOX Zune before it's September 21st theatrical release!


Director: Stephen Elliott
Cast: Ashley Hinshaw, James Franco, Dev Patel, Lili Taylor, Jonny Weston and Heather Graham
Release:  Available on Demand + Digital (SundanceNOW, iTunes, Amazon Streaming, PS3, XBOX)
In Theaters September 21st

Angelina (Ashley Hinshaw) is an 18-year-old on the verge of finishing high school, rushing to escape her broken family life. After reluctantly taking nude photos at her boyfriend's (Jonny Weston) behest, she takes the cash to skip town with her best friend (Dev Patel). Angelina gets a job cocktailing in a San Francisco strip club where she meets Frances (James Franco), an affluent lawyer who introduces her to a high-class world beyond her wildest dreams. At the same time, Angelina begins exploring San Francisco's porn industry, using the moniker Cherry, under the wing of a former performer turned adult film director (Heather Graham). But Angelina's newfound ideal lifestyle soon comes apart at the seams. ABOUT CHERRY challenges assumptions about sexuality and pornography, while addressing the common struggle of finding one's role in life.

Share the trailer on YouTube: <>

About SundanceNOW:
SundanceNOW, the digital sister to Sundance Selects, is an online destination where independent film fans can download, watch instantly and discuss a broad range of independent films from around the globe.  Offering the option to stream, download to own and download to rent, SundanceNOW provides audiences in search of independent films with an extensive selection covering all genres, including both American and foreign films. SundanceNOW operates independently of the non-profit Sundance Institute and Sundance Film Festival but shares the overall Sundance mission of encouraging artistic freedom of expression. SundanceNOW is a subsidiary of AMC Networks, Inc.

Visit the SundanceNOW Blog: <>

For the latest news and updates about SundanceNOW's titles, don't forget to like the Facebook Page <> and follow SundanceNOW on Twitter <!/SundanceNOW> .

45 Main Street Suite 1006
Brooklyn, New York 11201

No comments: