Artis Vision

The Purpose of Artis Entertainment and the long term vision for distribution of Independent Films. WHY: The only way to survive as well compete successfully at the level of quality independent films being produced, is to give as much of the generated revenue back to the creators that make and supply our licensed content. The masses need immediate and permanent access to artistic, entirely independent, and highly original entertainment – but more importantly — the artists that actually create this work need a way to sustain and thrive. WHAT:
 Artis is a one-stop shop where consumers can find, watch and buy the provocative, contemporary, and always original creative products our partners and affiliates have made over the last ten years, and will continue to make …

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Paramount Pictures

Paramount Pictures Picks up Sabi’s Down and Dangerous

(May 18, Los Angeles) – Paramount Pictures International recently picked up The Sabi Company’s crime-thriller Down and Dangerous for global distribution through a deal brokered by VOD distribution powerhouse Gravitas Ventures and Artis Entertainment. Directed by Zak Forsman and starring John T. Woods, Paulie Rojas, Ross Marquand & Judd Nelson – this crime-thriller about a smuggler steadily widened its reach after its initial release in Theaters and Domestic VOD in February of 2014. The deal, brokered by the team at VOD powerhouse Gravitas Ventures places Down and Dangerous on a variety of VOD platforms in multiple languages and in scores of territories around the world. “The Sabi Company is grateful to Gravitas for believing in our work, and to Paramount Pictures International for taking our …

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Popular Crowdfunded Independent Feature Film ‘Down and Dangerous’ Opens in Select Theaters Nationwide and on VOD

(Los Angeles – February 14, 2014) – Artis Entertainment and Gravitas Ventures announce the nationwide Theatrical and VOD release of The Sabi Company’s critically acclaimed indie action feature film Down and Dangerous. This contemporary American independent film is an action-crime thriller written and directed by Zak Forsman (Heart of Now), and stars John T. Woods (V/H/S/2, Criminal Minds), Paulie Rojas (Witches of Oz), Ross Marquand (Mad Men), and Judd Nelson (The Breakfast Club). Down and Dangerous is an artistic, fast and fun action film about a principled smuggler that needs a peaceful way out of an increasingly violent drug trade in order to protect the woman he loves. The micro-budget was raised by crowdfunding via Kickstarter and created with a 6-person crew that shot over …

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