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31 Oct, 2012, 14:05 ET Drafthouse Films To Unleash Breakout Documentary 'The Act Of Killing'

 Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, announced today the acquisition of US rights to The Act Of...


07 Sep, 2012, 10:00 ET Drafthouse Films & Films We Like Sign Multi-Picture Deal For Canada

 Drafthouse Films announced a partnership with Films We Like at the Toronto International Film Festival for distribution of their curated...


30 Aug, 2012, 15:30 ET Drafthouse Films Descends Into 'GRACELAND'

 Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, announced today their acquisition of North American rights to...


09 Mar, 2012, 11:14 ET Drafthouse Films Announces "THE FP" is Available to Screen Nationwide Through Tugg, Inc.

At the 2012 SXSW Film Festival today, Drafthouse Films announced THE FP is available to screen in cities nationwide through Tugg, Inc....


27 Jan, 2012, 16:00 ET Drafthouse Films' "BULLHEAD" Opens February 17 in Limited Release

Drafthouse Films announces that Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award-nominee BULLHEAD will open Friday, February 17 in New York, Los...


24 Jan, 2012, 10:57 ET Belgium Oscar® Entry "BULLHEAD" Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film

 "BULLHEAD," an upcoming Drafthouse Films release, has been nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Foreign Language Film...


01 Dec, 2011, 07:00 ET Drafthouse Films Acquires US Rights to "ELECTRIC BOOGALOO: THE WILD, UNTOLD STORY OF CANNON FILMS"

Drafthouse Films, the distribution arm of the world-famous Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, announced today the acquisition of all US rights to ELECTRIC...


04 Nov, 2011, 11:00 ET Drafthouse Films Inks Domestic Distribution Deal With Image Entertainment, Appoints New Chief of Operations

Drafthouse Films, the distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse, announced today from The American Film Market that it has entered a U.S....


29 Sep, 2011, 07:00 ET Drafthouse Films Acquires North American Rights to "COMIN' AT YA! 3D" from Fantastic Fest 2011

Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, announced the acquisition of North American rights to COMIN AT YA! 3D...


25 Aug, 2011, 12:00 ET Complete Director Roster for Anthology Film 'THE ABCs OF DEATH' Announced

Drafthouse Films, Magnet Pictures and Timpson Films have announced the full roster of directors signed on to participate in their international...


01 Aug, 2011, 11:00 ET Drafthouse Films Acquires US Rights to "THE FP," Appoints New Company Director

Drafthouse Films, the film distribution arm of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, today announced the acquisition of US rights to THE FP from its July...


13 Jun, 2011, 13:36 ET Gens and Smith Join Death Dream Team as ABCs OF DEATH Searches for Final Director

Drafthouse Films, Timpson Films and Magnet Releasing have secured genre heavyweights Xavier Gens (Frontiers, Hitman) and Christopher Smith...


07 Oct, 2010, 15:21 ET 'Four Lions,' The Acclaimed Comedy From Director Chris Morris, Will Open in Select Cities on November 5.

Drafthouse Films announced today that Chris Morris' new comedy Four Lions will open in select cities on November 5.  The film will expand...