TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - In the past few weeks Frank D'Angelo's latest single titled "NOW" from the "Just Give Me One More Moment" CD, has been burning up the charts in the USA as it hit #5 on the FMQB AC Top 200 Chart this week.
It's been an exciting summer for Frank as his new feature film "The Big Fat Stone" has been selected for a double screening at the Action on Film International Film Festival in California this Saturday August 23rd at 8:00 pm and Friday August 29th at 8:00 pm. The film has been nominated in seven categories including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Soundtrack, Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress. Tickets are available at www.aoffest.com.
The Big Fat Stone recently won the Best Picture award at the 2014 Movieville Film Festival in Bradenton, Florida. The movie was also nominated for Best Actress (Margot Kidder) and Best Director (Frank D'Angelo).
The Big Fat Stone is a modern day tale about being at the right place at the right time, and how with a simple twist of fate, everything can change forever. It tells the story of Edward Rizzo (played by Frank D'Angelo), a homeless man who by circumstance gets a chance at a new life. It's an emotional rollercoaster of a story that tugs at an audience's heart strings.
The film was written, directed and stars Frank D'Angelo alongside a stellar list of actors including Robert Loggia (Academy Award & Emmy nominee; Scarface, Independence Day, Jagged Edge, Big); Nick Mancuso (Under Siege, Ticket to Heaven); Ray Abruzzo (Last Vegas, Sopranos, The Practice); Tony Nardi (Speaking Parts, Bonanno - A Godfather's Story); Tony Rosato (Saturday Night Live, SCTV); John Savage (The Deer Hunter, Hair); Margot Kidder (Superman movies, The Amityville Horror); Jennifer Dale (The Unknown Origin, The Adjuster, Larceny); Michael Paré (Eddie and the Cruisers, Streets of Fire); Art Hindle (Paradise Fall, ENG, Invasion Of The Body Snatchers); Ellen Dubin (Napoleon Dynamite, The Collector); Sean McCann (First Do No Harm, Affliction, Tommy Boy), Frank D'Angelo and many other talented actors.
Frank D'Angelo also scored the soundtrack for the movie and, with The Big Fat Stone on a global film festival tour, Frank D'Angelo and his 18 piece band have started their Canadian concert tour with dates in Markham, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax to promote his latest album titled "Just Give Me One More Moment". For tickets visit www.frankdangelo.ca/events.
SOURCE: BLUE SAPPHIRE MUSIC Inc.
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