FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA November 28, 2008 — After recent theatrical
runs of his narrative feature film ABLE DANGER in New York and Los Angeles,
Lower Merion, Penn., native Dave Herman (aka Paul Krik) will screen his film
for the first time for two nights only in the Philadelphia area on December
17 at Bryn Mawr Film Institute at 7:30pm and December 18 at the Wayne Theater
at 5:00pm, 7:00pm, and 9:11pm presented by 9 /11 (And Beyond) Documentaries.
Herman is a class of 1986 graduate of Lower Merion High School, which coincidentally
happens to be the neighboring Congressional District of U.S. Rep. Curt Weldon
who brought the real “Able Danger” before Senatorial hearings and
exposed the 9/11 whistle blowers. Sander Hicks, whose book The Big Wedding:
9/11, The Whistle Blowers & The Cover Up is seen in the film ABLE DANGER,
will appear for a Q&A after the 9:11pm screening on Dec. 18.
ABLE DANGER, the film, tells the story of Thomas Flynn, a Brooklyn 9/11 truther
(played by Adam Nee), who falls into a noir pastiche when a mysterious Eastern
European beauty (played by Elina Löwensohn, Independent Spirit Award nominee
for “Nadja”) arrives at his bookstore-café with irrefutable
proof of American secret intelligence involvement in the planning and execution
of 9/11. When Thomas is implicated in the murder of his friend and employee,
he’s forced to unravel her complex web of lies while attempting to fight
his natural attraction to her. As it turns out, she possesses the Able Danger
hard-drive, the smoking gun that proves the identities and methods of the real
architects of 9/11, and Thomas is willing to risk everything to expose the truth.
The film gets its title from the real secret government program of the same
name that destroyed 2.5 terabytes of data in March 2001, and the café
featured is based on the very real Brooklyn café for radical readers,
"Playing to a sold out crowd in New York on 9/11 was sublime and epitomized
why I made the film as it is intended to be a good date movie that will give
you something political to talk about later on in the evening,” said Herman.
“It was the outcome of the 2004 election that threw me into a noir-worldview
and served as impetus to make the film. I’m very happy about the outcome of
the latest election, and look forward to seeing the reaction to the film by
swing state voters near where I grew up, and hopefully also by Rep. Weldon.”
With a Masters Degree in existential philosophy and a background in TV commercials,
most recently known for his Kanye West mock-infomercial viral (as seen on YouTube),
Krik has created ABLE DANGER, his first feature film. It has been blazing the
festival trail, starting at the International Film Festival in Rotterdam where
it premiered in a 400-seat theater, selling out all three nights, and opened
the Brooklyn International Film Festival where it received Outstanding Achievement
in Production. It then screened at Cannes, and was an Official Selection at
the Transylvania, Philadelphia, Pifan (Korea) & Warsaw film festivals.
To request a DVD press screener and for interview opportunities with director
contact Brian Geldin at 917-549-2953 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Sales related questions please contact The Oracle Film Group
In Los Angeles 310 694 3819
In New York 212 371 6269
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