We are absolutely THRILLED to learn we were awarded the Best Music Documentary at the Kingston Film Festival (2014). There are some amazing music docs out right now and we are thrilled to share in their company. Congrats to all the winners and to all the filmmakers out there who have worked so hard to bring great music to another level. ROCK ON!
If you missed our World Premiere at the New Jersey International Film Festival back in May (where we took home the “Best Documentary Film” honor, fear not: there will be an encore screening of the Rye movie at the fest this fall!
Sunday, October 12
Rutgers University -New Brunswick, NJ (Vorhees Hall)
Filmmaker Jenni Matz is gonna host a screening of the Rye doc in her (almost) backyard– at the Echo Park Film Center on Sunday, August 17 at 8pm!
It’s $5 at the door (no presales) and venue is first come, first served. It’s a small theater, so come early!
8pm. 1200 N. Alvarado Street at Sunset Blvd in Echo Park. Come out ‘n play!
Please share the event link with your buds: http://tinyurl.com/RyeCoalitionDocLA
For other screenings check out http://ryecoalitionthemovie.com/screenings-special-events/
Coming off our East coast premiere we’re very excited to be able to share the good times with our friends up in Washington and Oregon this summer! Director Jenni Matz will be in attendance for some Q&As….
Here’s where we will be:
Thursday, August 7 @ Pickford Film Center, Bellingham (8:30pm):
Friday, August 8 @ Grand Illusion, Seattle (9pm):
Saturday, August 9 @ Hollywood Theatre, Portland OR, (9pm):
See you there….
We ride… Portland! The Rye documentary is screening at the lovely Hollywood Theatre in Portland on Saturday, August 9. Yep. One-night only! Q&A with Director Jenni Matz after. So come out and party!
We are so excited to learn that the New Jersey International Film Festival has awarded Rye Coalition: The Story of the Hard Luck 5 the Best Documentary Film award! Check it out: http://newbrunswick.patch.com/groups/ag-nigrins-blog/p/winners-of-the-2014-new-jersey-international-film-festival-competition-announced
NJIFF will screen an encore presentation of our film at this Fall’s festival too: on Sunday, October 12 at Vorhees Hall in New Brunswick @ Rutgers, 7pm. More info at http://www.njfilmfest.com/
We are putting together a screening tour for this film, but it takes a lot of work! If you live in a city that you think would like to screen this movie, help us let theaters and festivals know that we wanna come rock out! You can always email us with contacts, leads, suggestions at email@example.com
Thank you to everyone who came out to the New Jersey Film Festival last weekend to support our World Premiere! It was so great seeing so many familiar faces, many of which were IN the movie! Grandma Lena came out, Jack Leto, Gregg Leto, Charles Maggio, 508 house represented, all five Rye guys … it was a party. We are continuing the celebration in this, the 20th anniversary year of Rye, this weekend at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn, NY. 2pm. $5!
Here’s all the info: http://tinyurl.com/RyeBklynTix
Please spread the word! Link to this event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/305011159655020
We are THRILLED to announce that the Rye Coalition documentary will premiere at the 2014 NJ Film Festival!
Screening Date: Friday May 30, 7pm
Location: Voorhees Hall (Near the corner of George Street and Hamilton Street), 71 Hamilton Street, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Admission: $12 Advance, $10 General; $9 Students + Seniors; $8 Rutgers Film Co-op/NJMAC Friends.
Tickets: Tickets are available on a “first-come-first-served” basis only and can be purchased at the door beginning a half-hour before the start time. Advance Tickets are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED and available to groups of 2 or more. Email us for more info NJMAC12@gmail.com. More info at www.njfilmfest.com click on “Summer 2014 Schedule”.
Friday-May 30-Voorhees Hall #105-7PM $10; $9; $8
Into The Dark – Lukas Hassel (New York, New York)
The Wanted Ad – Tobi Lee Sigona and Keith St. Lawrence (Morganville, New Jersey)
Chasing The Past – Jonathan Salemi (North Hollywood, California)
Rye Coalition: The Story of the Hard Luck 5 – Jenni Matz (Los Angeles, California)
Rye Coalition are playing DC and Philly!
- Kung Fu Necktie in Philadelphia, March 29 2014 (Click for tickets)
- Rock ‘n Roll hotel in Washington, D.C, April 19, 2014 (Click for tickets)
For booking info you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
The legendary Maxwell’s of Hoboken, NJ will be closing its doors forever this July. Rye Coalition will be playing one final show at their home-town palace with the amazing Bosnian Rainbows on July 19, 2013. Get your tix now at Ticketfly
If you’re on FB, event info at https://www.facebook.com/events/207782156040912/