Press

20140401: PioneerPress: Highlights of the first week of MSPIFF 2014 – Death To Prom
20140401: StarTribune: 50 Film Reviews Highlight MSPIFF 2014: “Gets so much right you can’t help but root for it… so darn lik­able”
20140308: myTalk 107.1 FM: Shop Girls talk with Matt Stenerson


20140308: KARE 11 TV: Local movie premieres at MOA
20140305: KARE 11 TV: MN Film gets pink carpet premiere
20140304: MSP Magazine: “John Hughes for the Modern Age” – Interview
20140303: KARE 11 TV: Jeremy Wilker and Christopher Straub on MN film and fashion
20140226: Lavender: Pink Carpet Theatrical Premiere
20140222: Theaters at MOA: DTP Exclusive Engagement
20131125: TPT: Butter City #405 – Death To Prom
20131124: SunPost: Area Indy Film Premieres
20131115: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman declares “Death To Prom Day”
20131115: Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak declares “Death To Prom Day”Mayor Rybak declares Death To Prom Day
20131114: Fox 9: Sound Unseen Highlights
20131113: Twin Cities Daily Planet: Director’s Summary
20131113: WCCO 4: Sound Unseen Highlights
20131113: 89.3 The Current: Sound Unseen Highlights


20131111: PioneerPress: “notable for its three talented leads… the design of ‘Prom’ is aces”
20131028: Indy LGBT Film Fest: IN Premiere of DTP in Indianapolis Nov 9th, 2013
20131022: RowThree: Flyway Pubcast with Jeremy Wilker
20131002: SunPost: Lead actor Ricardo Vázquez wins Ivey Emerging Artist Award
20131001: SoundUnseen: MN Premiere of DTP at Sound Unseen 14
20130919: Flyway Film Festival: WORLD PREMIERE of DTP October 19th, 2013
20120712: SCREEN: Call Sheet: “Best movie title ever!”
20120503: Lavender: “sure to resonate with audiences”
20120502: KFAI: Art Matters radio interview with Marya Morstad
20120427: Stillwater Gazette: “recapturing romance”
20120423: MPLS.TV: “tailor-made for the 2010s… bubbly, colorful… particular cred as a movie worth making”
20120418: Likey/NoLikey:  “a colorful must-see… fun, fashiony, John Hughesian, trés gay and truly independent”

 

Press Releases

Death To Prom Theatrical Premiere

We are proud to announce that Death To Prom will have its theatrical premiere March 6-13th, 2014, with an exclusive week-long engagement at Theaters of Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota. Our kickoff premiere party will be Thursday, March 6th, at 7:30pm. Join cast, crew, and guests for the opening screening, drinks at StarBar, photo ops, and perhaps even a pink carpet runway.

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Ricardo Vázquez Wins Ivey Award

Our lead actor, Ricardo Vázquez (aka “René”), just won an Ivey Emerging Artist Award for his acting!

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MN Premiere at Sound Unseen!

We’re very happy to announce that our local Minnesota premiere will be at the Sound Unseen Film Festival held November 13-17th 2013. Don’t miss the show + party, get your tickets October 18th.

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World Premiere at Flyway!

Here we go! Please join us at the 2013 Flyway Film Festival on October 19th for the world premiere of Death To Prom. Tickets are already on sale, buy yours today if you are going to be there.

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McKnight Foundation Awards Death To Prom Screenplay

The 2012 McKnight Screenwriting Fellowship award goes to Matt Stenerson for Death To Prom. Since 1981, the McKnight Foundation has presented awards to more than 1,500 artists in various media. These generous prizes go to support the lives and works of artists all year and to encourage them to grow and explore their art. Many […]

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Christopher Straub adds style to Death To Prom

Christopher Straub, Minnesota-based fashion designer and Project Runway Season 6 contestant, has lent his fabulous stylistic hand to the feature film Death To Prom with three custom dresses. All the characters in Death To Prom get to show off their wardrobe flair, but Frankie and Kim get the special treatment, showing off the colors, textures and […]

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Joher Coleman joins Death To Prom cast

Joher Coleman, known for his teen role on the 1980s sitcom Head of the Class, has joined the cast of Death To Prom as Ishan Jain, father of Frankie. Coleman has also been visible in films, movies and animated shows over the years, from Earth Girls are Easy to Scrubs and more. “We’re very pleased […]

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Press Kit

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