Bell Fund supported Canadian Screen Awards (CSA) 2021 Nominees
Director Ant Horasanli nominated for a 2021 Canadian Screen Award
Nominations for the 2021 Canadian Screen Awards were announced and N5 Picture’s digital series The Runner produced with the support of the Bell Fund earned a nomination for series creator and director Ant Horasanli in the category of ‘Best Director, Web Program or Series.’ A link to the nomination can be found here: https://www.academy.ca/2021/ant-horasanli/ You […]
MGM picks up REV for UK
June 19, 2020 For immediate release – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios has picked up the action / adventure film REV (2020) for all rights UK. The film directed by Ant Horasanli and starring Vivica A. Fox will be released on Netflix in the territory.
Lionsgate releases REV on Digital, DVD, and On Demand
REV directed by Ant Horasanli and starring Francesco Filice, Vivica A. Fox, Hannah Gordon and Sean Rey is now available on Digital & DVD in North America through Lionsgate. The film is now available on numerous platforms. Amazon AT&T Bell TV Cineplex VOD Cogeco DirecTV Dish Echostar Fandango Frontier Google Play InDemand iTunes Microsoft Redbox […]
N5 Pictures joins Canadian Delegation of Web Series Creators in New York
Toronto July 9, 2018 For immediate release. Canadian Delegation of Web Series Creators heads to New York’s Stareable Fest Producers and creators of 18 scripted short-form web series produced in Canada have been invited to participate in the official program of Stareable Fest and in a Best of Canada Showcase screening session, in New York, […]
N5 Pictures wins funding from Bell Media for latest digital series
Bell Fund distributes $4.1M across 23 digital projects Gearshift Films’ Gay Mean Girls, N5 Pictures’ The Runner and Attraction Images’ Fourchette were among the recipients in the inaugural round of the Short-Form Digital Series (Fiction) Program. By Jordan Pinto June 29, 2018 Read more: http://playbackonline.ca/2018/06/29/bell-fund-distributes-4-1m-across-23-digital-projects/#ixzz5KmYSJvXD
N5 Pictures attends EFM 2018
Director and producer Ant Horasanli, from Toronto-based production company N5 Pictures, will be attending EFM 2018 in Berlin, Germany (Feb 15-23, 2018). The European Film Market (EFM) is the business epicentre of one of the most important international film festivals in the world, the Berlinale. Every February the EFM opens the grand doors to the Martin-Gropius-Bau […]
N5 Pictures attends MIPCOM 2017
Director and producer Ant Horasanli, from Toronto-based production company N5 Pictures, will be heading over to MIPCOM 2017 – The World’s Entertainment Content Market. MIPCOM 2017 takes place from October 16-19 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France. Its goal is to unite players with the best partners, create the best content, nurture the best […]
Petrol gets 5 Nominations at the IAWTV Awards
Petrol the Series was nominated for 5 categories at this year’s IAWTV Awards in Los Angeles! Nominations include: Best Directing for Ant Horasanli, Best Dramatic Series, Best Editing, Best Sound and Best Ensemble Drama. The prestigious International Academy of Web Television will host its 5th IAWTV Awards at a gala celebration honoring the best in streaming […]
Director Ant Horasanli speaks at BAM 2017!
Director Ant Horasanli was invited as a special guest and industry expert to speak at BAM 2017 about the strategies of building an audience for a web series. As a member of the Canadian delegation, he also met with other Colombian filmmakers, attended conferences and panels, and screened some of the latest in Colombian films, […]
Petrol the Series goes to Marseille
Petrol the Series is an Official Selection of the Marseille Web Fest! One of 21 webseries from around the world that will be a part of the festival in Marseille, France from Oct 19-21, 2017. Since its creation in 2011, the Marseille Web Fest has remained faithful to its founding purpose: to reveal and highlight digital series to […]
Petrol the Series plays at the Buffalo-Niagara Film Festival
Petrol the Series is an official selection at the Buffalo Niagara International Film Festival this year! The Festival will take place from September 20 – 30, 2017. For more information on the festival: www.thebnff.com
N5 Pictures goes to Banff World Media Festival 2017
Petrol the Series Producer / Director Ant Horasanli, was invited to attend the World Media Festival in Banff Alberta from June 11-14, 2017, thanks in part through the support of the Independent Production Fund. The 4 day event was jam-packed with conferences, Master Classes and notable speakers. Check out more information on the festival: Banff World Media […]
Gear screens at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival Marché du Film
Gear (2017) starring Tyler Blake Smith, Nicola Posener, Gregory Hlady, and Len Greenaway debuts at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival as part of ‘Perspective Canada’ a Telefilm Showcase.
Gear World Premiere set for May 22, 2017 in Cannes
Gear from Producers Ant Horasanli and Reza Sholeh will be having its World Premiere during the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, at the Marché du Film. The screening will be held at: 22/05/2017 at 6pm Lerins 3
Gear invited to screen at the Marché du Film, Cannes Film Festival 2017
GEAR has been invited to screen at the Marché du Film at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival… as part of PERSPECTIVE CANADA a Telefilm Canada showcase. Thanks to Telefilm Canada for the invite to this prestigious event!
Petrol announced as an Official Selection at T.O. WebFest
T.O WebFest has announced it’s 2017 Official Selections and they include Petrol the Series! The IWCC will host the 4th Annual Web Festival from May 25-27, 2017. This year’s venue will be the iconic Toronto landmark, the CN Tower. T.O. WebFest supports, connects, promotes and celebrates independent content creators from Canada and around the world. The […]
Petrol wins at HollyWeb 2017
Petrol wins “Best Action/Adventure’ Award at the 2017 Hollyweb Festival in Los Angeles, California. Read more about Petrol The Series winning the award at Hollyweb here: https://www.hollywebfestival.com/previousawards
N5 Pictures at Canadian Screen Week
Co-producers (left to right), Reza Sholeh and Ant Horasanli, of the nominated web series Petrol the Series at Canadian Screen Week 2017 in Toronto. Co-Producer and Director, Ant Horasanli, of Petrol at the Canadian Screen Awards Digital Media Gala & Awards Night in Toronto. Here’s a full list of Digital Media nominees for 2017.
New Media Panelist at the Oxford FF
Ant Horasanli, one of Petrol’s co-producers, has been invited to take part in the new media panel at the Oxford Film Festival during the Fest Forward event on Friday, February 17 at the Powerhouse. The general focus is on careers in new media. The School of Journalism at Ole Miss will be doing a news coverage event […]
Producers from N5 Pictures on iHeart Radio with David Eddie
Ant Horasanli and Reza Sholeh are in the Newstalk 1010 studios (iHeart Radio) to talk with David Eddie about all things Petrol. Tune in and listen as they discuss the making of their web series about 5 getaway drivers who all work for a mysterious figure known only as the “Employer”.
Petrol receives 2 Canadian Screen Awards Nominations
The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television announces the nominees for the 2017 Canadian Screen Awards in March. Petrol the Series received two nominations: Best Original Program or Series produced for Digital Media – Fiction Best Performance by an Actor in a Program or Series Produced for Digital Media (Kane Mahon)
Another Petrol article featured in wheels.ca
The Toronto Star’s Wheels Section – Wheels.ca – published another article about the webseries, Petrol. This time it focuses around director Ant Horasanli’s top car picks that have been featured in the webseries. Check out the full article at: http://www.wheels.ca/news/the-cars-of-petrol-the-series/
Petrol selected for competition at the 2017 Oxford Film Festival
Petrol selected for competition at the 2017 Oxford Film Festival. Playing alongside films starring, Holly Hunter, Janeane Garofalo and other notables, Petrol will be in good company as it takes part in the Festival under the New Media category from Feb 15-19, 2017. View the full lineup for #OXFF here:
N5 Pictures Petrol to get Feature Treatment
Read the full article here: http://playbackonline.ca/2016/11/17/n5-pictures-petrol-to-get-feature-treatment/
Playback Magazine interviews Petrol
Playback Magazine’s Jordan Pinto interviews Ant Horasanli and Reza Sholeh on N5 Pictures’ headline grabbing action web series, Petrol. To read the Playback article which was released during the 2016 American Film Market click here:
N5 Pictures attends AFM 2016
Producers Ant Horasanli and Reza Sholeh from Toronto based production company N5 Pictures Inc, will be heading down to the 2016 American Film Market with their latest series Petrol and the crime thriller feature film Gear http://www.gearthemovie.com The 2016 AFM takes place from Nov 2 – 9, 2016.
Petrol Nominated for 2 Awards at RioWebFest
The Official Selection for RioWebFest 2016 has just been announced and Petrol the Series produced by N5 Pictures Inc. has been nominated for two awards, Best Ensemble Performance and Best Male Performance. Check it out here http://www.riowebfest.net/ The festival takes place December 1-4 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and is the final round of the Web Series World Cup, an international web fest contest […]