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MEDIA HEADQUARTERS OPTIONS AWARD WINNING DEBUT NOVEL BY HOWARD SHRIER

November 14th, 2008

Media Headquarters has optioned the critically acclaimed novel “Buffalo Jump” and its sequel “High Chicago”, by award winning Canadian author Howard Shrier.

Currently in talks with various Canadian and International broadcasters, Media Headquarters is developing a dramatic series based on the books, which will follow the antics of private eye Jonah Geller and his investigative firm World Repairs.

Already receiving national recognition for having “a well-juggled storyline brimming with humour, a cast of intriguing characters, and graphic scenes alive with action (The Hamilton Spectator)” Executive Producer Robert Cohen says “Buffalo Jump has all the ingredients for a fantastic television series. We are thrilled to be working with Howard Shrier on this adaptation.”

Shrier was born and raised in Montreal, where he earned an Honours Degree in journalism and creative writing at Concordia University. He has worked as a writer for more than thirty years in a wide variety of media.

Media Headquarters is an internationally award-winning television and film company. The company is recognized for producing high quality and innovative programming for worldwide markets in a variety of genres.


MEDIA HEADQUARTERS FILM & TELEVISION INKS DEAL WITH PICTURE BOX DISTRIBUTION

September 1st, 2008

Media Headquarters Film & Television is pleased to announce a new partnership with international sales agent Picture Box Distribution. Picture Box will represent two of the company’s hit series, OUTLAW IN-LAWS and MODERN LOVE.

“We are excited by the new opportunities this partnership will bring,” says Media Headquarters Executive Robert Cohen.

Already a hit in Canada, OUTLAW IN-LAWS is a groundbreaking series that sheds light on what is clearly a nation-wide problem: conflicts with the in-laws. Internationally renowned advice expert Ellie Tesher visits families torn apart by family feuds and gets them back on track.

MODERN LOVE is a groundbreaking series about couples who are redefining love in the 21st century. An award-winning filmmaking team introduces audiences to remarkable couples and unusual trends that are revolutionizing relationships today.

Picture Box Distribution is an international television sales agency and distribution company with offices in Vancouver and Toronto, Canada. Since launching in 2001, Picture Box has sold programming to over 150 countries worldwide.


FOUR SEASONS MOSAIC NOW ON HOME VIDEO

February 15th, 2008

Media Headquarters is pleased to announce that its award winning, critically acclaimed film THE FOUR SEASONS MOSAIC is being released internationally on home video by Analekta in North America, and by Sony BMG in the rest of the world. The DVD will be part of a special DVD/CD package that includes a recording of Vivaldi’s ‘L’Estro Armonico’ performded by the world-renown Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra.

THE FOUR SEASONS MOSAIC unveils a remarkable and bold musical endeavor: the reinvention of Antonio Vivaldi’s beloved masterpiece ‘The Four Seasons’ to include Chinese, Indian and Inuit artists. Filmed in Rajasthan, Beijing, and the Canadian Arctic, THE FOUR SEASONS MOSAIC explores how four different world cultures respond to the seasons through music, and unveils an extraordinary concert that brings them together. The Grammy Award-winning Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra performs along with esteemed world musicians.

Catch an encore presentation of The Four Seasons Mosaic on Bravo March 1, 2008 at 7:00pm EST.