New From LifeSize Entertainment
The words incredible, unique, and fantastic may seem to be over-used when describing beautiful places, but anyone who has been to the Douro Valley in Portugal knows that those words cannot do it full justice.
“Rescue Vet” is an upbeat and informative series that celebrates the professionals who dedicate their lives to caring for animals and the owners who love their pets.
The Underdogs is an episodic journey into the lives of brothers Adam and Noah Levy, owners of LIC Motorsports. Watch as they prepare their race-bred Subaru STi for battle in the Redline Time Attack race series. In each episode, they will stand face to face with teams many times their size and funding. Working out
Give Me Shelter is a 13 Episode Animal Friendly Reality Series about the life and times of an Animal Rescue Shelter
"Captive" is a gripping tale of the first Chechen War, directed by Alexey Uchitel
La Vaca is a hilarious Spanish language family comedy available in High Definition.
Lifesize Entertainment is a full service N. American dvd distributor and international sales agent. We offer a diverse slate of
tv series, non fiction and critically acclaimed feature films. We are delighted to announce many new additions to our 2013 catalog. Foremost among these are two seasons of the hit fishing series; MAX LIMIT FISHING, as well as ten award winning features from acclaimed Russian production house Rock Films.
We’re also in production on our latest reality series; GIVE ME SHELTER (13 x 30), about the life and times of an animal rescue shelter. We’ve already licensed this series to major international networks and are pitching it here in the States as well. Completion of production is slated for October of this year. Whether it is our own incisive reality programming or titles from our producing partners, Lifesize continues to provide programmers with with the kind of innovative, entertaining programs that have been our trademark over the past fifteen years.
NEW PROGRAMS FROM LIFESIZE
When an eccentric millionaire dies, his two former lovers travel to Guatemala to claim their inheritance. But there are a couple catches. The two old flames have never met each other and, the Will stipulates that nobody receives any money until they can get the millionaire’s favorite cow to mate. What ensues is a comedy of escalating hilarity as relatives, friends and strangers jockey to get themselves in line for a big payday. All the while the placid cow keeps her own council, waiting for the “right” bull to come along.
Family Comedy 1 x 95 Mins (Guatemala, 2010, Spanish) Available in HD. Executive Producer Cecilia Santamarina, Directed by Mendel Samoyoa. Cast; Angelo Medina, Monica Walter, Jairon Salguero, Jack Shuster.
“Rescue Vet” is an upbeat and informative series that celebrates the professionals who dedicate their lives to caring for animals and the owners who love their pets. While “Rescue Vet” is similar in content to Nat Geo’s very successful “Incredible Dr. Po,” production values for “Rescue Vet” are arguably much higher and the content has broader appeal.
Rescue Vet, the new 13 x 30 HD series about emergency animal medicine has been licensed throughout Europe and the Middle East. Germany, Spain and Portugal are the remaining European territories available for licensing. USA/Canada, Asia/Pacific and Latin America are also now available.
Reality/Pets/Wildlife 13 x 30 (USA 2012) Produced by Hollywood SC Studios, Directed by Jessie Anderson-Berens
The Underdogs is an episodic journey into the lives of brothers Adam and Noah Levy, owners of LIC Motorsports. Watch as they prepare their race-bred Subaru STi for battle in the Redline Time Attack race series. In each episode, they will stand face to face with teams many times their size and funding. Working out of their repair shop in Northern California, the two brothers battle each other and the limitations of their underfunded dream, leveling the playing field with their creativity, skill and hard work. Will they fall behind the competition, or can they accomplish the unthinkable? The odds are against them. They are the underdogs.
Reality/Sports 6 x 30 (USA 2011) Directed by Brandon Karcher, Produced by Lost Summit Films.
“Street Apostle is an in-depth and behind-the-scenes portrait of one of Los Angeles’ most infamous gangsters, Del Dog, a redeemed LA Crips leader, who is now working to spread unity throughout the hoods of LA. Through the use of harrowing on the street footage, remarkable interviews and the observations of media stars Ice Cube, Steve Harvey and more, Street Apostle creates an unforgettable portrait of one man’s struggle against the nihilistic code of gang life.
AVAILABLE: All except USA.We can provide a URL and password for online viewing of the program upon request. The trailer can be viewed at www.street-apostle.com.
Current Events/Biography 1 x 54 (USA 2011) Featuring: Ice Cube, Steve Harvey, Del Dog. Produced by Kinsey Beck and Simon Bowler. Directed by Kinsey Beck.
An engaging, beautifully shot program about the vinter family who almost single handedly made the La Rioja Wine growing region in Spain what it is today. Through the use of interviews, striking visuals and archival footage, Dinastia Vicanco chronicles the rise of a family, a region and its wonderful wines to international prominence. AVAILABLE: All.
An extended trailer can be viewed at HERE.
Lifestyle/Biography 1 x 54 (Spain 2012) Produced and Directed by Zev Robinson
In the mid 1700′s whenVenice was at the apex of its power, young playwright Carlo Goldoni risked his career and rejected the traditional comedia della arte formula for a more realistic comedy based on the authentic personalities and emotions of his characters. In doing so Goldoni ushered in a new era of Italian theatre that soon influenced the form throughout the continent.
By combining incredible footage and research with recreated scenes from Goldoni’s life, this program tells the story of his youth, the triumphs and the tragedies of his middle years and the flourishing of Goldoni’s work when he moved to France.
A trailer for the program can be seen at HERE.
Performing Arts/History 1 x 54, 1 x 72, (Italy 2008) Produced by Amelia Fiorenzato, Directed by Alessandro Bettero. HD 1080i/Digi Beta, Completed.
Man Free moves way beyond traditional travel programming to present the beautiful country of Jamaica as we’ve never seen it before. With insightful commentary by legendary Jamaican filmmaker Perry Henzell (The Harder They Come) Man Free sheds a light on real life in Jamaica. It’s not all reggae and beaches. It’s also a land full of conflict and struggle and the quest for a better life.
But through all the hardships, we come to realize that Jamaicans possess a diversity and grace that matches the beauty of their island home. You can learn more about Man Free at www.manfreejamaica.com You can watch the trailer HERE.
Travel/Culture/Human Interest 1 x 55 (USA/Jamaica 2011) Produced by David Garonzick and Kinsey Beck, Directed by Kinsey Beck
Other New Programs from Lifesize
SAMBA YOUR FEET
The program explores the music of Samba and the cultural tradition that made Brazil famous. LEARN MORE
EVITA: The Documentary
The truth behind Eva Duarte has been enlarged and distorted by the passage of time. LEARN MORE
CHE: RISE & FALL
From the cradle to the grave, from the early summers in Argentina to the jungles of the Congo and Bolivia, Che:Rise & Fall reveals a very human and still irreplaceable giant of history. LEARN MORE