Film co. picks up worldwide rights to pic
Here Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to romance “Race You to the Bottom,” written and directed by Russell Brown.
The film stars Amber Benson (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) and Cole Williams (“North Country”). Pic centers on a travel journo assigned to write about romantic hot spots in the Napa Valley.
“Race You to the Bottom” has appeared at the London Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, San Francisco Intl. LGBT Film Festival and Outfest. Pic will be released theatrically in early 2007 in select cities nationwide through Regent Releasing.
Brown produced with Roni Deitz. He’s previously worked in short films, including “Mama Laura’s Boys,” a documentary about the oldest blues club in Los Angeles.