WEST HOLLYWOOD, California – June 15, 2011 – West Hollywood-based Shankly International Distribution has teamed up with PassmoreLab, one of the most prominent producers of 3D programming in the U.S. Shankly will exclusively represent worldwide TV rights for twelve new PassmoreLab titles, all scheduled to debut later this month.
Among the leading players in 3D film and TV production, PassmoreLab’s library features popular 3D films such as “Night of the Living Dead” (1 x 96’) and “Plan 9 From Outer Space” (1 x 79’), as well as numerous 3D TV programs, including “Drop: My Life Downhill” (1 x 58’), “MicroWorld” (1 x 35’), and “The Extreme Nature of Bats” (1 x 22’). The library also includes childrens’ fare and short-form content.
“We’re excited to witness the global TV launch of our fast-growing 3D library,” according to Greg Passmore, CEO of PassmoreLab. “And we’re very happy to be working with Shankly on this next stage in our company’s expansion.”
“When it comes to 3D film and TV production, no one does it better than PassmoreLab,” said David E. Brenner, CEO of Shankly International Distribution. “We’re honored to partner with them on their worldwide TV roll-out.”
The deal was brokered by Small World IFT’s Tim Crescenti, PassmoreLab’s James Humann and Michael Williams, and Shankly’s David E. Brenner.
About Shankly Productions:
Based in London and West Hollywood, Shankly Productions is a subsidiary of the Libra Group, a privately-owned global conglomerate which has 18 offices across four continents. The group’s businesses are primarily focused on shipping, aviation, hospitality, renewable energy and real estate. Shankly Productions has created TV programming for Sky Channel, National Geographic, Travel Channel, Fox Reality, ABC Family and others. The company’s international distribution wing is a respected presence in the foreign TV marketplace and represents 2000+ hours of Award-winning TV programming, including long-running series on Spike, Lifetime, Fuel, Fox, Discovery, Versus, Speed, National Geographic and many more.
PassmoreLab is a San Diego-based multi-media production studio that specializes in 3D production. PassmoreLab’s vast library of 3D titles includes: feature films, television programs, science and sports documentaries and music videos. Its state-of-the-art facilities include a full 3D production studio, video/ film post-production, optical development lab and a software development environment. In addition, PassmoreLab’s proprietary technology for 2D-to-3D video and film conversion is unmatched in the entertainment industry. Visit passmorelab.com.