Los Angeles, CA – July 07, 2021 – Veteran indie director, producer and actress Anna Carvalho is pleased to announce that her award winning film “Death Is The Place On Earth” is now being distributed by the leading UK-based film distribution company My Spotlight Independent and can finally be viewed at their VOD platform (supernatural section). The short film will also be available for viewing on YouTube movies/Google Play (Australia, UK, Ireland, Canada and USA) in the middle of this month.
DITPOE is a co-production between Nerdopolitan and Anna Carvalho that also directed and wrote the script.
The film is bustling with a stellar 9.0 rating on 10 in IMDb.
The film premiered at the esteemed Cannes Film Festival with “Diversity in Cannes – Global Women of Color in Film”. After Cannes, DITPOE was further nominated and awarded in different festivals around the world, such as, 3in1 Film Fest, Lisbon Film Rendezvous, The Short Film Awards, World Film Festival Los Angeles, LIFFT India Filmotsav and more.
Over the years, DITPOE has been acknowledged with a broad range of awards in major categories, including, Best Women’s Short by Gold Star Movie Awards 2021, Best Ensemble, Best Actress in a Drama and so on. The film has also won the prestigious Winner Special Jury Award by Independent Talents International Film Festival in 2018 in the section of Best Silent Film.
Anna’s latest announcement certainly comes as an exciting news for indie cine connoisseurs since the highly lauded film has mostly been limited to festival circuits ever since its release and was not available for viewing on general platforms, until now.
“It’s a great moment for me to let you all know that my award-winning film ‘Death Is The Place On Earth’ is now being distributed by the esteemed My Spotlight Independent and can be seen in their VOD and popular movie streaming platforms. It has been 3 successful years on the festival circuit for which we are very grateful. However, we couldn’t be more happier to finally be able to feature the film for all of our fans and indie movie connoisseurs”, stated the award-winning actress, director and producer.
“Death Is The Place On Earth” is a metaphorical short film (15 minutes) in the supernatural genre that strives to explore the inner demons of human beings. Interestingly, with a diverse international cast and crew coming all the way from Portugal, Colombia, Bolivia, Egypt and the US.
The short film revolves around the story of Ivy who has been cursed by the Gods to live among humans as an immortal. While on earth, she experiences everything and gets exhausted by the cruel things done by humanity. As an Immortal Ivy is trapped among us and everyday have to deal with her demons. The film tells the moment that Ivy, jaded with the humanity, decides to go to the desert in search of peace.
Anna Carvalho stars as the Immortal Ivy, having in the supporting roles the actors Sue Shaheen (“NCIS: Los Angeles”, “Love Victor”) and Andres Antonio Pérez (Apatía, Una Película de Carretera).
Luis Soldado has composed the music for the film and Richard Córdoba has executed the sound design.
For more information, please visit:
IMDb page: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7744038/
Director Website: www.anna-carvalho.com.