SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Xenon Pictures has announced the DVD release of the popular Justin Bieber film "Biebermania!" The highly sought after documentary about Justin Bieber was produced and directed by filmmaker Thomas Gibson ("Letters to the President", "E! True Hollywood Story") and arrives on DVD May 17th.
"Biebermania!" uses exclusive interviews, never-before-seen footage and rare clips to tell the story of the sensational meteoric rise of Justin Bieber. From his first YouTube video where he was discovered by manager Scooter Braun, to his meeting with Usher who launched Bieber into a platinum-selling recording artist and concert phenomenon. The film pays particular attention to Justin Bieber's special relationship with his fans, revealing insights of how his image was shaped on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook and why people have embraced Bieber and made him the biggest pop star in the world.
Droves of loyal Justin Bieber fans have already begun discussing the release of "Biebermania!" on Twitter and major retailers across the U.S. and Canada are rushing to fill orders to have the DVD on their shelves by May 17th.
With the February release of "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never," which grossed over $88 million in worldwide box office to date, Justin Bieber's fame has rocketed from online music videos and platinum selling songs to film and TV with the same astounding popularity. "Biebermania!" is the first high quality DVD release following Bieber's box office success.
Xenon Pictures is an independent film and media distribution company specializing in cutting edge urban dramas and popular independent films often over-looked by the mainstream studios.
SOURCE Xenon Pictures