One of the fastest-growing independent film distribution companies in North America since its creation in 2010, XLrator Media, LLC (XLratorMedia.com) will release 25 films in 2015. Its recent releases include Academy Award-winner John Ridley’s JIMI: ALL IS BY MY SIDE starring Andre Benjamin as rock legend Jimi Hendrix and SXSW hits HOUSEBOUND and THE MULE. XLrator Media is also the home of the acclaimed MACABRE and TURBO genre film labels.
The company previously released such diverse films as THE MACHINE, CBGB, AMERICAN MARY, STORM SURFERS 3D, BANSHEE CHAPTER and IRONCLAD: BATTLE FOR BLOOD. Upcoming films include the Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver) documentary IT’S SO EASY AND OTHER LIES based on his New York Times best-selling memoir, sci-fi thrillers TIME LAPSE, 400 DAYS and PANDEMIC, Tribeca Film Festival award-winner FIVE STAR, TIFF Midnight Madness sensation TOKYO TRIBE, and SXSW premieres THE DIABOLICAL and MATEO.
XLrator Media has announced a slate of three action-thrillers with the producers of IRONCLAD which it will co-produce and distribute worldwide. The first film, PARADOX, recently wrapped principal photography and will be released in early 2016.