SOURCE: Film and Music Entertainment, Inc.

November 22, 2005 15:18 ET

Film and Music Entertainment's "THE ARYAN COUPLE" Wins Top Prizes In China

HOLLYWOOD, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 22, 2005 -- Film and Music Entertainment, Inc. (OTC: FLME) announced that its film, "THE ARYAN COUPLE" captured the two top prizes at the 14th Annual Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival in Sanya, China.

"THE ARYAN COUPLE" a John Daly film starring Martin Landau, won BEST FOREIGN FILM. John Daly was awarded BEST FOREIGN DIRECTOR. This is the first time ever the festival has presented awards to non-Chinese films. The movie is currently in limited theaters in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Philadelphia and Washington DC with a wider release planned for January 2006.

Oscar© winner Martin Landau plays wealthy Jewish steel magnate Josef Krauzenberg, who together with his wife Rachel (Judy Parfitt) is forced by Heinrich Himmler and Adolph Eichmann to turn over his empire to them to pay for his family's safe passage out of the country. Left behind are their servants (Kenny Doughty and Caroline Carver) who Krauzenberg is determined to save. Their escape is full of peril and suspense as they are hunted by the Nazis.

"THE ARYAN COUPLE" is directed, produced and co-written by Award Winning John Daly ("Platoon," "The Last Emperor") and co-produced by Peter Beale ("Call From Space," "Five Days One Summer"). "THE ARYAN COUPLE" stars Martin Landau (Academy Award winner for "Ed Wood"), Judy Parfitt ("Hamlet," "Wilde," "Girl With A Pearl Earring"), Kenny Doughty ("Crush," "Elizabeth") and Caroline Carver ("A Rather English Marriage," "The Scarlet Pimpernel").

Film and Music Entertainment is an independent entertainment production and distribution company, which produces high quality, theatrical feature films for worldwide distribution.

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