Indie Film Darling "SUCK IT UP BUTTERCUP" Finds Home at Indican Pictures
Indie film festival darling SUCK IT UP BUTTERCUP, after garnering 17 wins on the indie film festival circuit, finds distributor home with Indican Pictures.
Los Angeles, CA, June 14, 2015 (Newswire.com) - Indie film festival darling SUCK IT UP BUTTERCUP, after garnering 17 wins (including Best Feature, Best Drama, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Ensemble, Best Score) and 33 additional nominations on the indie film festival circuit, finds home with Indican Pictures.
Indican Pictures specializes in strategic partnerships to all media platforms (theatrical, video, TV, VOD, streaming, ancillary, Internet) for consumer enjoyment.
The distribution deal signs as the film receives more acclaim with Robyn Ross nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the prestigious Vancouver-based Leo Awards which will take place June 14, 2015.
SUCK IT UP BUTTERCUP is an independent feature film shot on location in Fortville and Indianapolis, Indiana. The emotionally raw story: Drug addition’s collateral damage is laid bare when a former honor student, newly addicted to prescription pills, triggers a fast-moving chain of events that devastates her friends and threatens to tear her family part.
The ensemble cast includes Lacy Marie Meyer (Inside Amy Schumer, Jokers Wild), Robyn Ross (Juno, Fifteen), Gregory Konow, Matthew Goodrich, Brian Boyd, Alex Raymond; co-written, directed, and produced by Malindi Fickle, produced by Beth O’Neil, co-produced by Chad Hudson and Liza Politi.
“Indican Pictures is a perfect match for us,” cheered filmmaker Malindi Fickle. “They love movies and they understand how to get their movies in front of the right audience. We are very excited about this partnership.”