November 7, 2002
Popular Lesbian Comedy EVERYTHING RELATIVE
Media Contact: Corey Eubanks
415.640.1995 / Press@WolfeVideo.com
…And Now Hear This, Wolfe Video Introduces
SDH Technology to Its DVD Catalog
NEW ALMADEN, CA—Leading gay and lesbian home video retailer Wolfe Video has announced a November 26th release date for the DVD debut of one its most popular catalog titles, the lesbian comedy EVERYTHING RELATIVE, which pre-books on October 29th. With this release, Wolfe Video introduces SDH technology to its DVD catalog so the deaf and hard-of-hearing audience may enjoy the finest in gay and lesbian cinema. The EVERYTHING RELATIVE DVD retails for $24.95 and the VHS will remain at $19.95. Consumers can order videos by visiting or calling 1-800-GET-WOLFE. Retailers can order videos by contacting Wolfe Video at 1-800-642-5247 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
After its World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in 1996, Sharon Pollack’s EVERYTHING RELATIVE played to enthusiastic audiences at gay and lesbian film festivals across North America, followed by a limited theatrical release in major metropolitan markets. Hailed by Kevin Thomas of the Los Angeles Times as “One of the best lesbian films yet,” EVERYTHING RELATIVE charts the reunion of eight women who ran a street theatre group in the 70s. When two of the women have a baby, the gang convenes at their Northampton home for the bris. Amidst softball, skinny-dipping, and still-smoldering sexual secrets, the women discover how their lives, loves and politics have changed over the years. The film stars Ellen McLaughlin (“Angels in America”), Olivia Negron and Stacy Nelkin (BULLETS OVER BROADWAY), and features a special appearance by Harvey Fierstein (Broadway’s “Hairspray”).
The DVD release of EVERYTHING RELATIVE will have closed captioning using SDH technology (“Subtitled for the deaf and hearing-impaired”). Wolfe President Maria Lynn notes, “This is a first for Wolfe Video, and we hope to add this to future releases. We have received numerous requests from our customers to include closed captioning, and we are so pleased to make our films more accessible in this manner.” In addition to the SDH technology, the DVD edition EVERYTHING RELATIVE includes a selection of bonus features. Fans of the film can now enjoy a commentary track by director Sharon Pollack and outtakes from the film.
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EVERYTHING RELATIVE DVD Specifications
Catalog Number : 9012D
Running Time: 110 Minutes
Format: Letterbox 4:3
Bonus Features: Commentary w/Sharon Pollack, Dolby 2.0, Chapter stops, Closed captioning/SDH, Theatrical trailer, Deleted Scene, Picture Gallery, More from Wolfe Video
Pre-Book Date: October 29, 2002
Street Date: November 26, 2002
Since 1985, Wolfe Video has been the premiere company providing feature films about, and to, gays and lesbians. As the industry forerunner, Wolfe Video has had tremendous success representing both studios and independent producers in this growing and profitable niche market. Through targeted consumer programs and mainstream distribution, Wolfe Video showcases the finest features in this genre including BIG EDEN, SPEEDWAY JUNKY, LILIES, CHUTNEY POPCORN and SALMONBERRIES. Wolfe Video is now the exclusive gay video distributor of Showtime’s QUEER AS FOLK.
Customers can order videos by visiting or calling 1-800-GET-WOLFE. Retailers can order videos by contacting Wolfe Video at 1-800-642-5247 or email@example.com.
Please visit the Wolfe Video press room at www.WolfeVideo.com or
Contact Corey Eubanks at 415.640.1995 or Corey@CoreyPR.com for information or screeners.
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