CHRISTMAS RIDE a moving, dramatic 108 minute feature film, qualified to be included on the Academy Award's list of films eligible for Best Picture in 2015. See more on the Photo Blog and this link
to recent article in in The Wrap http://www.thewrap.com/oscars-announce-323-films-eligible-…/
LOGLINE After hearing a frightening supernatural warning, a woman takes an urgent road trip south during the Christmas holidays with her two kids and a mysterious neighbor haunted by ghosts from his past. She faces dangerous situations and ultimately she learns a heartbreaking truth which tests the limits of forgiveness.
PRODUCED BY Karen E. Francis of Art Promotions in cooperation with Yarbrough Media Productions in TN,
Christmas Ride had its first theatrical run in DCP 2K format at the Music Hall, one of the Laemmle theaters on Wilshire Blvd in Beverly HIlls, CA. This was a week long qualifying run with four screenings a day at a commercial theater.
QUOTES & REVIEWS
from audience members at MALCO Premiere Memphis screening . . .
"What a phenomenal story and a masterpiece of a movie!" "Beautiful music"
from critics: "A Journey into Faith," "Voice of an Angel," "Authentic and Gritty"
More at www.facebook.com/ChristmasRideReviews
SCORE Music by award-winning singer songwriters Danny Jones and other composers, many prize-winning.
RATINGS This film Rated PG by MPAA. Learn more on IMDB.com
THE DOVE FOUNDATION AWARDS SEAL OF APPROVAL, AGES 12+ (Click here to see Photo Blog for details)
AWARDS The script by Karen Francis (aka Leah Kia) earned a semi-finalist award from Charleston International Film Festival, 2013.
BOOKINGS Seeking additional theatrical distribution w/o NDA before PPV, VOD or CABLE, TV or DVD release.
Though the movie is new, the film is set in 1991. Warning! Audience Reactions include smiles, laughs and tears.
BLOGS In addition to the Photo Blog on this site (see tab above), there is another one featuring more about the cast members on christmasride.wordpress.com
and regular updates to the Facebook website for Christmas Ride at http://www.facebook.com/ChristmasRide