We are thrilled to announce two major screenings for October!
First, the film will be screening at the prestigious Iris Prize Festival in Cardiff, Wales on Friday, October 13th 8:30pm at Cineworld Cardiff. Not only will writer/director/actor Christopher Schaap be attending the festival to introduce the film, but he will also be on the international jury to select the winner of the coveted Iris Prize! Tickets are available here.
Then, Prom King, 2010 will finally have it's New York premiere at Newfest New York LGBT Film Festival -- finally screening in the city it was created. The film is playing Sunday, October 22nd 9:30pm at Cinepolis Chelsea. Christopher Schaap, Isabella Jackson, and many others from the film will be in attendance. Tickets can be purchased here.
We have two exciting screenings coming up this month at two renowned LGBT festivals!
On Saturday, September 9th at 10:30am, Prom King, 2010 is screening at Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar for aGLIFF -- Austin's Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival. Tickets can be found here.
Then, on Saturday, September 23rd at 4:45pm, the film is screening at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema in Chicago for Reeling, the Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival. Tickets can be found here.
Christopher Schaap will be in attendance for Q&A's after each screening.
It's been a busy and rewarding summer for Prom King, 2010, with packed screenings at the Castro at Frameline Film Festival, REDCAT at Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival, and RISD Museum at Rhode Island International Film Festival.
Additionally, we are proud to announce that the film was awarded the GRAND PRIZE for the Alternative Spirit Award at the Rhode Island International Film Festival. Follow this link to check out the other, incredible winners!
We've been eagerly awaiting this opportunity to share that we have not one, but three festivals coming up in May- early June!
Prom King, 2010 is screening twice at SIFF over Memorial Day weekend:
- Friday, May 26th @ 7:00pm -- SIFF Cinema Egyptian
- Sunday, May 28th @ 2:30pm -- SIFF Cinema Uptown
Tickets are available at https://www.siff.net/festival/prom-king-2010
Christopher Schaap and Isabella Jackson will be in attendance at both screenings.
At Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival:
- Wednesday, May 31st @ 9:45pm -- TIFF Bell Lightbox
Tickets are available at http://insideout.ca/torontofestival/film/prom-king-2010
Christopher Schaap will be in attendance.
- Friday, June 9th @ 10:15pm -- Tel Aviv Cinematheque
Tickets are available at http://tlvfest.com/tlv/he/2017/04/27/prom-king-2010/
PROM KING, 2010 is an official selection for the 2017 MiFo LGBT Film Festival in Miami. The film will be screening on Tuesday, April 25th at 9:15pm at Regal Cinemas South Beach. Tickets are available online at mifofilm.com starting on March 24th.
PROM KING, 2010 just wrapped a fantastic run at the 2017 Cinequest Film & VR Festival and came home with the NEW VISION AWARD! Check out the other winners here.
PROM KING, 2010 will have its world premiere at the CINEQUEST FILM & VR FESTIVAL in Redwood City and San Jose, CA! The film was one of 25 selected to compete in the "New Visions" category. After the premiere, the film will play on four additional occasions throughout the festival.
- Friday, March 3rd @ 6:30pm - Century 20 Redwood City, Screen 3
- Sunday, March 5th @ 10:40am -- Century 20 Redwood City, Screen 11
- Tuesday, March 7th @ 4:00pm -- CineArts Santana Row, Screen 6
- Wednesday, March 8th @ 9:30pm -- Hammer Theater SJ
- Sunday, March 12th @ 6:20pm -- Century 20 Redwood City, Screen 11
For tickets, visit cinequest.org
We're just days from a complete wrap on PROM KING, 2010! After 9 months -- shooting, editing, color correcting, sound mixing, and scoring are all complete. It's been exactly one year since our Kickstarter campaign ended, so we thought we'd celebrate by unveiling our official one-sheet poster (design by Cameron Christopher Dunn) AND our official trailer, which you can watch here! We also have other EXTREMELY exciting news that we can't share quite yet. Keep checking back in the next few months for the big reveal!
Color correction has begun, courtesy of Director of Photography AND colorist Aharon Rothschild. Prom King, 2010 is one major step closer to being complete!
We have officially completed the first cut of Prom King, 2010! Keep checking this page for more updates on post-production.
We are moving swiftly through post-production! Our editor, Nikolai Metin, has been working hard and the first cut of Prom King, 2010 just crossed the halfway point.
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We have our teaser poster. Check it out, and don't forget to support our post-production Kickstarter campaign while there's still time!
We have officially launched our post-production campaign. This will bring Prom King, 2010 to life through editing, color correcting, sound mixing, and scoring. Follow the link below to make the magic happen and take us to our $10,000 goal in three weeks.
Principal photography of Prom King, 2010 is complete after a twenty-day shoot. Seen below is the skeleton crew: Giovannie Silva (Assistant Camera), Aharon Rothschild (Director of Photography), Aitor Mendilibar (Director of Photography), Christopher Schaap (Director), Mike Hurst (Sound Mixer), and Isabella Jackson (Producer) -- joined by Frans Dam ("Ford"), who we shot our last scene with.
Keep checking this page for details on post-production and onward!