The growth of independent films both domestically and internationally shows no sign of decline in the near future. The growth of foreign territories appetite for American film will continue to rise as technology continues to advance. The film market in general is prime for independent soccer films like GOLDEN SHOES.
With its low budget, popular genre, robust cast, and international appeal, the Golden Shoes soccer movie will be completed on time, on budget, distributed and marketed appropriately through out the soccer and film industry.
The GOLDEN SHOES soccer movie will be directed by the talented “up and coming” director, Lance KR Kawas. Lance is an award-winning writer with 19 national screenplay competition awards and two Best Feature Film awards. He has sold two screenplays, optioned one and adapted another. He wrote and directed the feature film SILENT SCREAM which was released by Lions Gate in December of 2006. His second feature STREET BOSS which he produced and directed was released July 6th 2010 by Maverick. It is based on the true story of the Detroit mob. He also completed the comedy feature film THE DEPORTED which he co-wrote and directed released under Green Apple. Currently, he just sold his fourth feature film, RESTITUTION, with Mina Suvari and Tom Arnold which will be released in October 2011.
Through his work as a writer and a director, Lance Kawas has built up valuable relationships with experienced producers and key crew such as make-up, special effects and production design. The valued relationships extend further into the arena of agents and managers. Lance Kawas has strong relationships within the industries top Talent Agencies, distribution companies, and Management Companies. In addition, the producers have strong relationships with many top-tier foreign sales agents. This alone will help in the sales and distribution of the Golden Shoes Soccer film.