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Madhousetv , The Film Makers Show 12-14-16

Live It Up Network
November 10, 2016

LONG BEACH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL August 3, 2016

2016 LIIFE Interview with Ramfis Myrthil for “Good Business”

“Good Business” Interview at “Long Island International Film Expo

At Manhattan Film festival NY premier of “Good Business”
VOCAB Entertainment

Rumi’s Rumba will be playing at the Finow Film Festival
February 19th-21st | Official Selection & Best Camera Man

Bridge and Tunnel on video on demand
February 2, 2016

The Zombies Premiere “Moving On” Music Video — Exclusive
November 11th 2015 | Guitar World

The Zombies Look Back Fondly on ‘Any Other Way’ – Premiere
September 19, 2013 | RollingStone

Love and Small Print Short Film Discussion
October 7, 2014 | Ruth Jacobs

“A Life for A Life” Interviews
July 25th 2014 | VOCAB Magazine

“A Life for A Life”
July 25th 2014 | Long Island Weekly

“A Life for A Life”
7/24/2014 | Legends Radio

Cyrus Webb welcomes Beast of the East Productions’ Ramfis Myrthil, Anthony Lolli, Ato Essandoh and Frank Dolce to talk about the project A LIFE FOR A LIFE
July 3rd 2014 | Conversations LIVE

Interview w/ Cast & Crew of the Latest New York Indie Drama “A Life For A Life”
June 26th 2014 | The Sasha Marina Show

Raise Your Glass with Tanya Mercado for “A Life for A Life
June 6, 2014 | NDB Media

The Zombies release first ever music video
September 22, 2013 | The Zombies

Interview for “Love and the Small Print
July 3 , 2013 | What’s The 411

Scarlet Magazine sponsors “A Life for A Life”
May 7 , 2013 | Scarlet Magazine

Beast of the East Productions (@Botep1) celebrates “A Life for A Life”
May 3 , 2013 | Latin Trends

BOTEP interview on Legends Radio
April 28 , 2013 | Legends Radio

BWTV Latest Event Coverage: >A Life for A Life Movie Trailer screening
April 23 , 2013 | Beauty within TV

Interviews for “A Life for A Life”. View them on YouTube. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
April 22 , 2013 | MrVocabTV via YouTube

A Life For A Life – Movie Kickoff
April 21 , 2013 | Fromm Video via YouTube

New Hurricane Sandy Documentary Captures Devastation in Long Beach and East Meadow
April 6 , 2013 | Long Island Online News via YouTube

Sandy documentary, Stevie Nicks and another Hemsworth brother
March 27 , 2013 | Newsday

Beast of the East Productions Hurricane Sandy
March 20 , 2013 | BlogTalkRadio

Beast of the East Productions Excels
February 08 , 2013 | eliteBUZZ Magazine

Local Filmmakers: Yes we Cannes
February 04 , 2013 | Anton News

Drita D’Avanzo’s Hurricane Sandy Celebrity Fundraiser at club WIP
November 15 , 2012 | Vive Katerin

The Voice of the Students
September 10 , 2012 | The Delphian

Zone Geek Special Cannes Part 1
May 28, 2012 | Blip TV

Away from red carpet, business is booming at Cannes
May 21, 2012 | JN1

LuxeEvents: Cannes Film Festival 2012 features “Love and the Small Print”
May 21, 2012 | LuxeLife Magazine

Beast of the East Productions Interview at Cannes Film Festival 2012 with Journalist
May 16, 2012 | Cannes Film Festival

I Die, I Dim and I Shine: Interview with cast and crew.
April 28, 2012 | Vive Katerin

Love and the Small Print: Interview with the Executive Producer Andy Mesidor
April 10, 2012 | Vive Katerin

The Botep Radio interview with Evan Ginzburg
March 28, 2012 | Legends Radio

The latest project from NY-based film company Beast of the East, “Love and the Small Print,” which was shot on Long Island, was accepted into the Short Film Corner of this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
March 28, 2012 | Jessica’s Blog

Love and The Small Print: The BOTEP interview
March 23, 2012 | I can’t call it Blog

Cannes Film Festival: Long Island’s “Love and the Small Print” by Daphne Livingston
March 12, 2012 | Long Island Press

Beast of the East Productions Interview by Donna Drake
March 12, 2012 | Liv it Up!

Beast of the East Productions by Strategies of Success Brian
March 10, 2012 | Blog Talk Radio

Stony Brook student featured in short film premiering in France by Maritza Myrthil
February 21, 2012 | The Statesman

Love and the Small Print article by Maritza Myrthil
February 12, 2012 | Maritza Myrthil Blog

Ramfis Myrthil, a member of our group had the intention to create a short film. This dream began in September of 2011 and this past weekend he wrapped up shooting. By Pasquale Cosenzo
February, 2012 | Success Support Long Island Blog

Wonderful review of Supernova PR’s Client, Beast of the East Productions, in Half Hollow Hills!
January 30, 2012 | Supernova PR Tumblr

Homegrown Indie: Beast of the East
January 24, 2012 | IndiePix Industry Blog

Independent Film Shoots Scenes in Dix Hills. Beast of the East Productions talks about their new film “Love and Small Print,” which was partially shot in Dix Hills, by Christopher Collora
January 23, 2012 | Half Hollow Hills Patch

Adam Lawrence/Ramfis Myrthil Interview at Club Liquid by Christopher Collora
July 14, 2010 | Long Island International Film Expo

FILM FESTIVALS

Good Business will screen at The Long Island International Film Expo Friday July 15th 2016

Good Business will screen at The Hoboken Film festival June 3rd- 9th 2016

Good Business screened at The Manhattan Film festival Saturday April 23rd 2016

Good Business screened at The Garden State Film festival Saturday April 2nd 2016 in Atlantic City, NJ

Good Business screened at The Hollywood Reel Independent Film festival Saturday February 27th 2016 in Los Angeles

Good Business won best Comedy Short at The Manhattan Film festival Sunday April 24th 2016

Maverick Movie Awards

Winner – Best Feature Film
Winner – Best Cast Performance
Winner – Best Supporting Actress, Brianne Berkson
Winner – Best Supporting Actor, Arjun Gupta
Nominated – Best Director, Jason Michael Brescia
Nominated – Best Original Screenplay
Nominated – Best Animation, Joe Dietsch
Nominated – Best Original Score, Ryan Hunter
Nominated – Best Editing, Alex Oppenheimer
Nominated – Best Actor, Ryan Metcalf
Nominated – Best Actress, Natalie Knepp
Nominated – Best Supporting Actor, Chris Viemeister

The Other Venice Film Festival, Venice Beach California

Official Selection
Winner – Best Original Song, “Here Comes the Wolf” by John Nolan
Nominated – Best Original Score, Ryan Hunter

Williamsburg International Film Festival, Brooklyn New York

Official Selection
Winner – Best Original Screenplay
Winner – Best Actor, Ryan Metcalf

Northeast Film Festival, Teaneck New Jersey

Official Selection
Winner – Best Ensemble Cast
Nominated – Best Feature Film
Nominated – Best Director, Jason Michael Brescia
Nominated – Best Actor, Ryan Metcalf
Nominated – Best Supporting Actress, Annet Mahendru

Temecula Valley International Film Festival, Temecula California

Official Selection

Central Florida Film Festival, Orlando Florida

Official Selection
Nominated – Best Feature Film

Long Beach International Film Festival, Long Beach New York

Official Selection
Winner – Best Made in New York Film
Nominated – Best Feature
Nominated – Best Director, Jason Michael Brescia
Nominated – Best Actor, Ryan Metcalf
Nominated – Best Actress, Natalie Knepp
Nominated – Best Supporting Actress, Annet Mahendru
Nominated – Best Original Song, “Here Comes the Wolf” by John Nolan

Long Island International Film Expo, Bellmore New York

Official Selection
Winner – Best Original Song, “Here Comes the Wolf” by John Nolan
Winner – Best Made in New York Film
Nominated – Best Feature Film
Nominated – Best Director, Jason Michael Brescia
Nominated – Best Original Screenplay

Laugh or Die Comedy Film Festival, Chicago Illinois

Official Selection
Opening Night Feature Film
Nominated – Best Supporting Actress, Annet Mahendru

Paterson Falls Film Festival, Paterson New Jersey

Official Selection
Nominated – Best Feature Film

Emerge Film Festival, Lewiston-Auburn Maine

Official Selection
Nominated – Best Feature Film
Nominated – People’s Choice Award Presented by Verizon
Nominated – Best Original Screenplay
Nominated – Best Director, Jason Michael Brescia

Hoboken International Film Festival, Middletown New York

Official Selection
Nominated – Best Cinematography, Trevor Wineman

Sanford International Film Festival, Sanford Maine

Official Selection
Nominated – People’s Choice Award

New York City International Film Festival, New York City New York

Official Selection

Catskill Mountains Film Festival

Official Selection

Rumi’s Rumba is screened by The Set NYC as part of their Lower East Side FEST at Lovecraft Bar in Manhattan, New York, NY.
June 27, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is accepted into #TOFF – The Online Film Festival for inclusion in their next monthly international event of short films, feature films and web series.
June 9, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is screened twice by The New York Festival of New Cinema (Cinevana – New York) at the Anthology Film Archives in Manhattan, New York, NY.
May 22 & 23, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is screened by New York Short Film Fridays Festival at Bahche in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY.
March 20, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is screened by Brightside Tavern Shorts Film Festival at the Brightside Tavern in Jersey City, NJ.
March 8, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is accepted by Novella Showcase for possible inclusion as a selection in an upcoming episode of their Michigan television program on Battle Creek’s Access Vision (Comcast Channel 16) and Lansing’s Public Media Center (Comcast Channel 16).
January 22, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is selected in the Competition category of the 2nd Goa Short Film Festival in Maharashtra, India, May 29-31, 2015.
January 9, 2015

Rumi’s Rumba is added to the IndieFlix library and its growing list of partner platforms such as Roku and Xbox.
January 8, 2015

Lewiston Auburn Film Festival
Screening Time: April 5th, 2:30PM.

Manhattan Film Festival
screened July 1st 2014 at Quad Cinemas at 3pm

Charleston International Film Festival
Screening Time: April 10th, 5PM.

Festivals A Life for A Life screened at
Charleston International Film Festival

A Life for A Life
WorldFest Houston International Film Festival
won a Gold Remi Award

A Life for A Life
Screening coming up at Nuart Theatre 11272 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90067 from 9/9-9/11.

Limited Theater Release : Bridge and Tunnel
Screened at the Laemmle Music Hall in Beverly Hills every day from Friday September 26th to Thursday October 2nd.

“Love and the Small Print” screened at the First Monday Film Festival at 7pm
January 07, 2013 | First Monday Film Festival

“Love and the Small Print” has been selected by the Jury for the 2012 African American Women In Cinema Film (AAWIC) Festival at 9.30pm
November 15, 2012 | African American Women in Cinema Film

“Love and the Small Print” premiering at Big Apple Film Festival 6pm
November 15, 2012 | Big Apple Film Festival

Beast of the East Productions was part of First Mondays Music Comittee build a career as a DIY artist.
October 01, 2012 | First Mondays Music Committee

“Love and the Small Print” is the Official Selection for Cannes Short Film Corner
March 07, 2012 | Festival de Cannes – Short Film Corner

“Super Sunday” is the Official Selection for Long Island International Film Expo
July 08, 2010 | Long Island International Film Expo

“One Last Fix” is the Official Selection for Queens International Film Festival
July 14, 2010 | Queens International Film Festival