QED Connect's Acquisition Target, Nazz Productions, Announces DVD/VOD Release for "Good Day For It"
MANCHESTER, N.H., Dec. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- QED Connect, Inc. ("QED Connect")(otc: QEDN), today announced that its acquisition target, Nazz Productions Inc.'s ("Nazz") latest feature production "Good Day For It" has launched its official domestic DVD and VOD release. The film, which continued its theatrical run at the prestigious Roxie Theater in San Francisco this week through its domestic distributors, Naedomi Media and Industrial Entertainment, premiered Tuesday October 25th in theaters throughout the country. The film is now available at Redbox, on Netflix and iTunes and at Amazon.com, as well as several local retailers. Additionally, the film is offered for streaming through Video On Demand (VOD) on major cable suppliers including Comcast and Time Warner cable.
"Good Day For It" won Favorite Feature at the 2011 Sonoma International Film Festival, then went on to play Philadelphia's Cinefest, the Nashville Film Festival and the Newport Beach Film Festival respectively. The authentic and suspenseful drama tells the story of a man forced to abandon his wife and daughter years earlier and now must risk his life to settle an old score and reunite his family. The film stars Robert Patrick (Terminator 2), Academy Award® nominee Hal Holbrook (Into the Wild), Lance Henriksen (Aliens), Samantha Mathis (Pump Up the Volume), Robert Englund (A Nightmare On Elm Street) and Kathy Baker (Edward Scissorhands). Good Day for It was written by Nick Stagliano and James Canfield Wolf and was directed by Stagliano.
Nazz President & CEO, Nick Stagliano stated, "We are extremely excited with the initial response the film has received from the major suppliers of streaming and DVD sales/rentals throughout the US. The fact that 'Good Day For It' will premiere on the top tier sites such as Redbox, iTunes and Netflix as well as be available at Amazon and VOD on Comcast and Time Warner is a true testament to the quality of our film. With the release to the DVD/VOD markets the excellent work that our entire cast and crew did on the picture will now have an expanded venue to showcase their work."
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Tom Makmann, President & CEO of QED Connect commented, "QED is very pleased with the success Nazz Productions is seeing with 'Good Day For It' and is looking forward to its next production. We are also very excited about the opportunity Nazz brings to our portfolio of business partners and to be a important contributor to the 2012 business model. The entertainment industry has continued to see revenue during these difficult economic conditions, per the latest SNL Kagan reports. The acquisition of Nazz will give us an experienced position in the entertainment business further diversifying our target markets. QED and Nazz have reached agreement to finalize their acquisition and will be completing the acquisition within the next 10 days."
About QED Connect, Inc.
QED Connect, Inc. makes acquisitions, investments, and enters into strategic business strategic alliances in which we can assist our partners in achieving their plans and realizing their maximum potential. QED Connect's current investments and joint ventures include:
- Sofame Energy, Inc., a joint venture with Sofame Technologies, has sold the custom-designed "Hybrid Percomtherm®" boiler which recovers boiler flue gas heat from existing boilers and recycles the heat, thereby leading to overall energy efficiency. Sofame Technologies has announced $1.4 million of orders for the Hybrid Percomtherm boiler in the past 6 weeks.
- Nazz Productions, a movie producer. Nazz's feature film, "Good Day For It", won Favorite Feature at the 2011 Sonoma International Film Festival and opened theatrically in Los Angeles in July and available on DVD and video on demand.
- StockProfile.com, a media awareness company which operates a customized platform showcasing emerging growth stocks to independent investors. In June 2011, QED Connect purchased 100% of the assets of StockProfile.com.
As a result of its continued success in the mergers and acquisitions arena, QED Connect is considering becoming a "business development company" as defined under the Investment Company Act of 1940.
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