SOURCE: Nu Image/Millenium Films

January 30, 2008 22:02 ET

Nu Image/Millennium Films Sets Sights on Berlin

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - January 30, 2008) - Nu Image/Millennium Films will be heading to Berlin for the 2008 European Film Market. They are offering an exciting line-up this year, including: "Righteous Kill" starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson; a thriller titled "The Code" with Morgan Freeman and Antonio Banderas, and directed by Mimi Leader; the action-packed "Direct Contact" starring Dolph Lundgren; "Ninja," the story of a Ninja warrior confronted by a brutal gang of Yakuza assassins; and the recently announced "Conan the Barbarian."

Once again they will be conducting business at the Maritim Hotel, Ambassador Suite 9001 from February 7th through February 14th. On hand will be Nu Image/Millennium Films principals Danny Dimbort and Avi Lerner. Joining him will be the new President of International Sales, Christian Mercuri and Vice President of International Marketing and Sales, Inc Pagliuca.

"We are quite pleased to return to the EFM," says Dimbort. "We have many good films to offer. Berlin has always been a good market for us and our buyers, too."

To accommodate buyers Nu Image/Millennium Films will be providing a convenient shuttle service every half hour between the Martin Gropius Bau and the Maritim Hotel.

To contact Nu Image/Millennium Films at EFM 2008 simply call the Maritim Hotel, Ambassador Suite 9001, Stauffenbergstrasse 26 at +49.30.2065.2.9001


Nu Image/Millennium Films is a full-service production company and distributor servicing the domestic and international markets. Nu Image/Millennium Films currently develops, finances, produces and distributes approximately 15-18 films a year, with locations shooting around the world. Nu Image was founded in 1992 with partners Danny Dimbort, Avi Lerner and Trevor Short. Originally dedicated to the action and thriller genres, Nu Image created Millennium Films in 1996 to address the market's growing need for theatrical quality films and higher budget action features. The two divisions have together produced more than 230 films, including the recent theatrical releases of "Rambo," "Mad Money," "The Black Dahlia," "88 Minutes," "The Wicker Man," "Lonely Hearts" and "16 Blocks." Upcoming Nu Image/Millennium releases include, "The Cleaner," "Day of the Dead," "Major Movie Star," "The Code" and "Righteous Kill."

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