‘Announcements’ Articles

March 4th, 2011

AHM Theatrical Opening in Florida!

Show dates and times for Cinema Paradiso, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. We hope to see you there and please tell your friends in the area!

Fri, Apr 1, 6pm
Sat, Apr 2, 5pm Reception, 6:30pm film, 8pm Lifetime Achievement Awards, followed by book signing
Sun, Apr 3, 1pm & 5pm
Mon Apr 4, 6pm
Tues, Apr 5, 7:45
Wed, Apr 6, 6pm
Thurs, Apr 7, 7:45pm

October 25th, 2010

Panorama Sets Theatrical Release for ‘Another Harvest Moon’

Los Angeles, October 25, 2010…Panorama Entertainment has obtained domestic theatrical distribution rights to “Another Harvest Moon,” starring Ernest Borgnine, Piper Laurie, Anne Meara, Doris Roberts, Richard Schiff and Cybill Shepherd. They are planning a February 2011 release in the southwest and southeast.

Panorama’s Stuart Strutin, who negotiated the deal with producers representative Page Ostrow, president of Ostrow and Company, says, “this is a heartfelt film that will appeal to a diverse audience. It is filled with incredible actors at the top of their game.”

“Another Harvest Moon” has received three nominations from next month’s Orlando Film Festival—Best Lead Actor, Ernest Borgnine; Best Supporting Actress, Doris Roberts, and Best Ensemble Cast.

The film is an Aurora Films and SMD Entertainment production in association with Ostrow and Company. It was directed by Greg W. Swartz with screenplay by Jeremy T. Black.

MarVista Entertainment holds the international sales rights and will be active at the upcoming American Film Market.

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August 19th, 2010

Ernest Borgnine honored with SAG award

Ernest Borgnine is the Screen Actors Guild’s 47th Annual Life Achievement Award Recipient!

January 27th, 2010

Sedona International Film Festival

Another Harvest Moon is an official selection of the Sedona International Film Festival. Dates of the event are Feb. 21-28. AHM is screening today, Feb 25 at 7 p.m. at the Harkin 1 Theater and on Saturday, Feb 27 at 4:45 p.m. also at the Harkin 1 Theater. See you there!
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November 13th, 2009

Mar Vista wins AFM bidding war with Ostrow for International Rights on Another Harvest Moon

Los Angeles, November 3 …Mar Vista Entertainment has concluded an AFM deal for with Ostrow and Company after a vigorous bidding war over international rights for Another Harvest Moon, a feature film starring Ernest Borgnine, Doris Roberts, Piper Laurie, Anne Meara, Richard Schiff and Cybill Shepherd and directed by Greg W. Swartz.

An Aurora Films and SMD Productions presentation, Another Harvest Moon is a spirited family film about three generations of family and the friends that impact their lives  with all the bickering, loving and caring that such relationships entail. With a good dose of humor thrown in.

The film was produced by Bobby Black and executive produced by Steven M. Delamater. Several domestic distributors are currently vying for domestic rights according to reports from producer’s representative Page Ostrow.

About SMD Productions: This is a full service independent motion picture production and finance company headquartered in Pennsylvania. A number of other films are in development.

Dr. John  Slovak co-founded Aurora Films in 1999 to establish grant funded medical outreach and education in third world nations through direct use of modern media. His multiple roles include being an executive producer and writer/creator for Aurora. Bobby Black joined the company in 2002.

About MarVista: Founded in September 2003 by Joseph Szew, the company’s current CFO/COO, his son Fernando Szew, CEO, Michael D. Jacobs, President, Production and Distribution and George Port, Executive Vice President.  At the company’s inception, the library of programming consisted of 3000 hours of television programming including 45 animated feature films from the former Whamo Entertainment library, a company initially co-founded by Joseph Szew in 1993.

About Ostrow and Company:

468 North Camden Drive Beverly Hills, Ca 90210 310 276 5007

Ostrow and Company is the leading producers representation firm specializing in finding and negotiating distribution and licensing deals for independent feature films and documentaries. Headed by industry veteran Page Ostrow, Ostrow and Company has successfully placed films for more than a decade in all platforms both domestically and internationally including but not limited to: Theatrical, Home Entertainment, and Television. For more information please visit

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September 9th, 2009

Ostrow and Company To Kick Off ‘Another Harvest Moon’ Sales at Toronto Festival

Los Angeles, September 8…

Beverly Hills based Ostrow and Company has been named producers’ representative for the Aurora Films and SMD Entertainment Productions feature film Another Harvest Moon, it is announced by executive producer Steven M. Delamater. Sales will kick off at the Toronto Film Festival.

The film, which stars Ernest Borgnine, Piper Laurie, Anne Meara, Doris Roberts, Richard Schiff and Cybill Shepherd, received the Audience Award and Best Musical Score award at its world premiere at the Rhode Island Film Festival. Borgnine, who has appeared in more than 200 motion pictures, was also presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Another Harvest Moon will also be shown at next month’s Hollywood Film Festival and Louisville’s International Festival of Film, where Doris Roberts will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Moon, the powerful emotional story of four elderly residents of a nursing home who become like family to each other, was directed by Greg W. Swartz from a screenplay by Jeremy T. Black.

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