We've been extraordinarily busy over the past few months. So busy that we haven't had much time to update our blog. In the past four months, we made an entire feature film and saw it screen with rave reviews in 30+ cities domestic and foreign, have produced several commercials, and even took a vacation! We're back at it and to follow will be some of the updates that we've been meaning to write.
Iris MediaWorks, in a coproduction with Avignon Bound Media Internationa, has finished shooting its first game show, Red Carpet Run. A mashup of Jeopardy and Double Dare, Red Carpet Run is an entertainment themed game show that is designed for the internet. Featuring three rounds, the show culminates in the leading contestant running on an increasingly faster treadmill answering questions about the entertainment industry. Check back in early 2010 for updates as to where you can view the episodes!
THE RODSHIRE ARCHIVES PROJECT announced as Finalist for Power to the Pixel’s 2010 Pixel Pitch Competition
THE RODSHIRE ARCHIVES PROJECT has been selected as a finalist for the Pixel Pitch at Power to the Pixel's 2010 Cross-Media Forum. With producers Julia Pontecorvo and Patrick T. Rousseau, and director Noah Workman, THE RODSHIRE ARCHIVES PROJECT is a transmedia project we are developing that was chosen to present out of over 100 applicants from 23 countries.
Following Jordan's worldwide premiere at the Waterfront Film Festival in June, JORDAN will have its New York premiere on Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 at the Film Anthology Archives New Filmmakers program. Produced by Patrick T. Rousseau and Noah Workman in an IRIS Mediaworks coproduction with Culpepper Williams and line produced by Collaborative Artists Jake Pokluda, JORDAN is the story of a five year old girl who walks miles through the night in the wake of a car accident on an isolated mountain road. When small-town Sheriff Gil Lujan finally locates the girls missing mother, Jordan claims the woman is an
ILEGALES, Iris MediaWorks' latest feature film, premiered at HBO's NYILFF at the end of July with two packed screenings and our actors were stopped repeatedly throughout the week by festival-goers who were moved or inspired by the film. We'd like to thank everybody at the festival who made such a great showcase possible.
Noah Workman and Patrick T. Rousseau would like to invite you to attend the premiere screening of their latest feature film, ILEGALES at the New York International Latino Film Festival, on Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 at 4:30pm. Produced by Patrick and Noah, along with their New Mexico based producing partner Collaborative Artists, ILEGALES was shot on location in New Mexico, with post production based in NYC, and has gone from script to screen in under a year. Starring Shirley Rumierk, Luis Bordonada, Omar Leyva, J. Salome Martinez Jr, and Art LaFleur, and directed by Ric Dupont, ILEGALES is Iris MediaWorks'
Iris MediaWorks is proud to announce that their latest New Media series, RED CARPET RUN, has won the National Association of Television Program Executives in the category of Unscripted/Reality.
ILEGALES, our most recent feature film, will be premiering at the 2010 Intl Latino Film Festival, presented by HBO. The second film we've produced in New Mexico, Ilegales weaves together the stories of five immigrants in a modern day feature length drama about human trafficking along the U.S./Mexico border.
We could not be more excited to announce that THE CAPTIVE has won the 2010 People's Voice Webby for Best Drama. We faced incredible competition, as it was nominated alongside projects produced by HBO and Sony Pictures, as well as Sally Potter's project Rage, starring Dame Judi Dench, John Leguizamo, Steve Buscemi, and Jude Law in drag.
Iris MediaWorks is excited that Red Carpet Run, produced by Patrick T. Rousseau in association with Avignon Bound Media, got a great review by well trafficked site NewTeeVee.com