MANCHESTER, N.H., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- QED Connect, Inc. ("QED Connect") (otc: QEDND), today announced that its acquisition target, Nazz Productions Inc. ("Nazz") "Good Day For It" received the audience favorite feature award at the recent Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF).
More than 90 films were screened between Thursday and Sunday at multiple venues in Sonoma. "Good Day For It" was shown at 9 pm on Friday at the historic Sebastiani theatre in the town plaza. In support of the film, leading men Hal Holbrook and Robert Patrick attended the festival. Prior to the screening, Nick Stagliano, producer/director, Mr. Patrick, and Mr. Holbrook participated in various media events, including a local television interview. Mr. Stagliano and the SIFF Program Director Cevin Cathell gave the introduction of the film to over 300 attendees. "Good Day For It" was named the Audience Favorite Feature in the final award of the evening.
Nazz President & CEO, Nick Stagliano, stated, "We are extremely pleased with the reception that 'Good Day For It' continues to receive. We are featuring the movie in several additional festivals over the next few weeks. After which we will be finalizing our domestic sales distribution for the film."
Tom Makmann, President & CEO of QED Connect, and Mr. Stagliano commented, "While there can be no guarantees, we are committed to completing the acquisition in the next few weeks and are looking forward to Nazz joining QED and working together to achieve the business plan in 2011."
About QED Connect, Inc.
QED Connect, Inc. is a New York corporation holding company which makes acquisitions, investments, and enters into strategic business partnerships. The Company seeks businesses with strong potential which QED can assist in achieving their plans and realizing their maximum potential. This business model achieves the Company's goals and expands its overall revenue and profits and diversifies through entry into the multiple market segments. It is QED's intention to help its partners and subsidiaries realize growth, and that growth would, in turn, enhance QED's ability to increase shareholder value. www.qedconnect.com
About Nazz Productions, Inc.
Nazz is an independent producer and distributor of film and television entertainment content. The Company focuses on producing artistic films that emphasize complex storylines and character development while curtailing overall production costs associated with feature film cinematography. Nazz intends to establish both national and international channels for distribution of films to both theaters and on television and to establish an entertainment library. It is expected that post-release distribution of the content of such a library will generate recurring revenues by distributing film directly to retailers, the expanding online distribution network, and television. The Company is currently in post-production on its latest film Good Day For It, starring Academy Award nominee Hal Holbrook, Robert Patrick, Lance Henriksen, Robert Englund, Kathy Baker, Samantha Mathis, Mika Boorem, Joe Flanigan, Christian Kane and Richard Brake. Past films include The 24th Day, starring Scott Speedman and James Marsden, as well as The Florentine, which was a co-production along with Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope.
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