LOS ANGELES, CA, Feb. 8 /CNW Telbec/ - Gener8Xion Entertainment, Inc.
(OTC Bulletin Board: GNXE - News), announced today it has entered into a three
picture deal with Media 8 Entertainment regarding the exclusive international
sales of theatrically released "Noelle" and two other soon to be identified
Under the terms of the agreement, Media 8 Entertainment will handle
international distribution and licensing for Gener8Xion's enchanting family
drama, "Noelle", which features David Wall as writer, director and producer as
well as the star lead. Wall plays Father Jonathan Keene -- a cold, impatient
Catholic priest who arrives in a tiny fishing village the week before
Christmas to do what he does best: shut down a dying parish. But things take
an unexpected turn when he becomes entangled in the lives of the village's
eccentric characters, including their beautiful librarian, the childlike
priest he is displacing, and the magical experience of Mrs. Worthington's
legendary Christmas Party, where everyone is welcome and anything is possible.
"Noelle," which was released in theaters nationwide in 4th quarter of
2007, was a hit among movie-goers and critics nationwide. The two other Films
in the deal are scheduled to be announced later this year.
Commenting on the announcement, Matthew Crouch, Chairman and CEO of
Gener8Xion Entertainment, Inc. said, "Media 8 is an aggressive international
distributor and strong partner. They have a proven track record on both sides
of the Entertainment business. Their ability to sell effectively into foreign
markets made them a perfect fit for Gener8Xion."
Carlos D. De Mattos, President and Member of the Board of Gener8Xion
added, "As the appetite for quality Family/Faith based motion pictures,
documentaries and television programming grows here in the United States,
other countries throughout the international community are following suit. We
are beginning to see stronger demands from countries in Europe and Asia,
especially countries who have much stricter protocol as it relates to
"Gener8Xion continues to proactively acquire more and more quality films,
and is being recognized as the depot for all things family and faith driven.
Gener8Xion has a close relationship with their audience and market
demographic, and Media 8 is very pleased with our ongoing relationship with
the Company," said Stewart Hall, President of Media 8 Entertainment.
Gener8Xion Entertainment, Inc. (http://www.8X.com) is engaged in the
development, acquisition, financing, production, and worldwide licensing of
feature films and television projects in the family/faith-based genre. In
addition the Company manufactures and sells high quality production lighting
equipment through its Cinemills (http://www.cinemills.com) division which has
exclusive US distribution rights to some new innovative products.
About Media 8
Media 8 Entertainment is a leading film entertainment company engaged in
the production, financing, acquisition, and worldwide licensing of theatrical
feature films in a variety of genres. Media 8 Entertainment's current slate of
films includes THE RAMEN GIRL, starring Brittany Murphy and Toshiyuki Nishida;
previous releases include the Academy Award-winning MONSTER and the critically
acclaimed THE UPSIDE OF ANGER starring Joan Allen and Kevin Costner.
This press release contains or may contain forward-looking statements
such as statements regarding the growth of Gener8Xion Entertainment, Inc. (the
"Company") (http://www.8x.com) and profitability, growth strategy, liquidity
and access to public markets, operating expense reduction, and trends in the
industry in which the Company operates. The forward-looking statements
contained in this press release are also subject to other risks and
uncertainties, including those more fully described in the Company's filings
with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company assumes no obligation
to update these forward-looking statements to reflect actual results, changes
in risks, uncertainties or assumptions underlying or affecting such
statements, or for prospective events that may have a retroactive effect.
Gener8Xion Entertainment, Inc. disclaims any obligation to update forward-
looking statements. Gener8Xion Entertainment, Inc. is located at
3400 Cahuenga Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90068.
For further information:
For further information: Audrey Delaney, Vice President of Marketing,
(818) 325-8000; www.media8entertainment.com