EXCLUSIVE: Breaking Glass Pictures has secured North American distribution rights to the indie pic Actor Martinez from writers/director duo Mike Ott and Nathan Silver. The film, which premiered at Tribeca, will have a limited theatrical release in December before expanding in first quarter of 2017 along with a DVD and digital platform release.
Starring Arthur Martinez, Lindsay Burdge, as well as Ott and Silver, the story follows a local Denver computer repairman and aspiring actor who hires two indie filmmakers to come to town and make a film with him as the star. The pic will screen at the Denver Film Festival and AFI in the American Independent Section.
Britta Erickson, Katie Shapiro, Patrick Hackett and Heika Burnison produced the pic with exec producers Monika DeWitt and Terry L. Ganey.
Breaking Glass’ CEO Rich Wolff negotiated the deal with Bill Straus of Bridge Independent.