TITLE

Surf's Up For Director Stacy Peralta With Columbia Deal

AUTHOR(S)
Gardner, Chris
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
SHOOT;9/24/2004, Vol. 45 Issue 33, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that documentarian Stacy Peralta, whose surfing film "Riding Giants" opened this year's Sundance Film Festival, has struck a deal with Columbia Pictures Entertainment Inc. to make his narrative feature debut on an untitled surfing film. Peralta is represented for commercials via nonfiction spots, Santa Monica. Peralta will direct the project from a script he will co-write with Sam George, his writing partner on "Riding Giants." Art Linson and John Linson are producing the film, with Columbia Pictures executive VP/production Andrea Giannetti and co-president of production Matt Tolmach overseeing at the studio.
ACCESSION #
14671094

 

Related Articles

  • Riding Giants. Bell, James // Sight & Sound;Jan2005, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p64 

    This article presents information on the motion picture "Riding Giants" directed by Stacy Peralta. This a documentary chronicling the history of surfing from its origins in the Polynesian islands over 1000 years ago to the present day. The film focuses on surfing in the 20th century, through the...

  • RIDING GIANTS (Film). Foundas, Scott // Variety;1/26/2004, Vol. 393 Issue 10, p23 

    Reviews the documentary film "Riding Giants," directed by Stacy Peralta, and starring Dick Brewer and Sam George.

  • 'Riding Giants' (Film). Honeycutt, Kirk // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;1/20/2004, Vol. 382 Issue 11, p14 

    The Sundance Film Festival chose to premiere "Riding Giants," the first documentary to open the festival in Park City."Riding Giants" director Stacy Peralta won the audience and director awards at the 2001 Sundance for his documentary "Dogtown and Z-Boys." "Riding Giants," is about surfing and...

  • Col, Singleton near deal to make 'Baby' together. Brodesser, Claude // Daily Variety;10/16/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 31, p1 

    Reports that director John Singleton is in final negotiation with Columbia Pictures Entertainment for the studio to film his 'Baby Boy' project. Terms of the proposed deal; Storyline of 'Baby Boy;' Titles of other films directed by Singleton.

  • 'RPM' fills Col need for speed. Fleming, Michael; Harris, Dana // Daily Variety;10/24/2002, Vol. 277 Issue 14, p1 

    Reports on the planned production of the motion picture 'RPM' by Columbia Pictures Entertainment Inc. in the U.S. Worth of the film script; Name of director; Plot of the film.

  • COL TAKING A SWING AT 'SAN QUENTIN' PITCH. Harris, Dana // Daily Variety;2/14/2003, Vol. 278 Issue 32, p38 

    Reports on the production of the film 'San Quentin Giants' under Columbia Pictures in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

  • Columbia takes 'Prizonaz' pitch. kit, Zorianna // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;9/3/2002, Vol. 375 Issue 1, p6 

    Reports that Columbia Pictures Company has chosen to produce a motion picture based on the theme of 'Prizonaz of War' from writers Robert LoCash and Mick Creature. Storyline of the film; Script writers; Producers of the project.

  • COL GETS TO THE 'CORE' OF SCRIBE'S SUB THRILLER. Brodesser, Claude // Daily Variety;2/28/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 65, p4 

    Reports on the purchase of Columbia on the horror thriller 'Deep Core' from writer John Sweet in the United States. Production of the Core project by Gina Matthews and Grant Scharbo; Overview on the story of the Core thriller; Representation of William Morris Agency for Sweet on the deal.

  • RIDING GIANTS (Film). Schwarzbaum, Lisa // Entertainment Weekly;7/16/2004, Issue 774, p55 

    Reviews the motion picture "Riding Giants," directed by Stacy Peralta.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics