The Fremantle Corporation also seals a deal for the doc on Hollywood Suite
(Toronto, ON – January 14, 2014): BEHIND THE RED CARPET, an exciting 90 minute documentary, exposes the secrets and adrenaline-fuelled stories involved with the Toronto International Film Festival. In addition to being part of The Fremantle Corporation's robust roster at NAPTE, BEHIND THE RED CARPET will premiere in Canada on the CBC’s documentary Channel on February 23, 2015 at 9PM ET.
The Fremantle Corporation has also secured a recent deal for the film on the Hollywood Suite channels in Canada. Currently, BEHIND THE RED CARPET is available on Itunes (excluding Canada) and is rated "Top Special Interest Movie Pick" in New Zealand. The film is also available on Xbox, Google and Sony.
"We are delighted that the film will premiere in its home town of Canada but what makes us really excited is how much interest the film has received around the globe. Celebrities, red carpets and untold stories generates such curiosity and importance from fans worldwide. We look forward to having Behind The Red Carpet as part of our thrilling slate at NATPE," explains Brad Pelman, CEO, The Fremantle Corporation.
BEHIND THE RED CARPET follows five lead characters who are the top in their field including Toronto/New York based publicist Natasha Koifman, a foremost journalist, Chris Jancelewicz, Casie Stewart, world famous blogger, George Pimentel, Canada's most renowned celebrity photographer as well as Pierre Jutras, venue operator and President of The Spoke Club. These key players are thrown into the fire as they try their very best to appease the biggest and brightest stars from around the globe. Sometimes the biggest egos and personalities are on the other side of the carpet.
Produced by Barking Frog Productions and Mountain Goat Film Company, BEHIND THE RED CARPET is available as either a 90 minute feature or a one hour special. The doc exposes the biggest events with the hottest stars including Julia Roberts, Nicholas Cage, Mila Kunis, Maria Bello, Moran Atias, Colin Firth, Paul Haggis, Adrien Brody, Michael Bolton, Caitlin Cronenberg, Mekhi Phifer to name a few.
15 seconds of fame = 1000 hours of planning, 10 days of mayhem and 0 hours of sleep!
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ABOUT BARKING FROG PRODUCTIONS
Barking Frog Productions is an award winning production company that focuses on bringing the stories that need to be told to life by working with exceptional teams and talent. For more information, please visit www.barkingfrogproductions.com or join in the conversation on Facebook and Twitter @barkingfrogprod.
ABOUT MOUNTAIN GOAT FILM COMPANY
Mountain Goat Film Company was established in 2011 by filmmaker, Tom Strnad with an emphasis on genre feature films, documentaries and action sports. The company has produced the award winning documentaries SHIPWRECKED and BLUE GRAVITY, and the feature films THE TRAIL and THE FORTUNE HILLS. Mountain Goat Film Company also has a fully integrated post-production facility. Please visit
www.mountaingoatfilm.com for more information.
ABOUT THE FREMANTLE CORPORATION
The Fremantle Corporation, a global pioneer since 1952, distributes in the U.S. and internationally to all markets, platforms and media worldwide. Fremantle continues to aggressively seek quality product either completed, in production, and/or requiring coproduction partners. The company represents a substantial catalogue of programming and welcomes industry professionals to visit Booth #618 at NATPE. The Fremantle Corporation is part of the Kaleidoscope Entertainment Group. For more information about The Fremantle Corporation, please visit www.fremantlecorp.com.