January 31, 2012

HOLLYWOOD, California - January 31, 2012 – On the heels of launching this month, Matthew Mancinelli’s worldwide distribution company, Mance Media, today announced the acquisition of the native 3D rock concert “The Parolotones: Dragonflies & Astronauts” from Doug Stanley’s Ridgeline Entertainment. Mance Media has the exclusive worldwide distribution rights for all media.
Dragonflies and Astronauts is a rock theatre event featuring The Parlotones’ 16 top 40 hits in 
South Africa. It tells the story of an alien princess who arrives on a post-apocalyptic earth to 
find her true love. In the process, she must escape the clutches of three evil dictators. 
In a world full of thieves, killers, and cheats…wanting her is a crime.
The concert was originally broadcast from the South Africa’s Teatro at Montecasino in LIVE 3D on DIRECTV's n3D Channel July 16th, 2011.
Ridgeline’s Founder/CEO Doug Stanley produced the 3D event and is best known for his seven years of story telling as Discovery Channel’s producer of the top show “Deadliest Catch,” a show which is currently considered one of the top shows in the world, airing in over 180 countries in 45 languages. His role as Series Director of Photography of “Deadliest Catch” earned him top honors in 2008 and 2011 as a Primetime Emmy Winner. 
“We are so excited to enter into this partnership with Mance Media.  This relationship allows Ridgeline Entertainment the opportunity to truly maximize the audience for these exceptional musicians and share our amazing rock production, Dragonflies and Astronauts, with the world wide audience it so greatly deserves.  We look forward to bringing future television properties to Mance Media and viewers around the world.”, says Ridgeline Entertainment’s CEO/Founder Doug Stanley.                                                                .“
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Doug on a global level and this acquisition reaffirms Mance Media’s commitment to the 3D format”, says Matthew Mancinelli, CEO of Mance Media.
About Mance Media
Based in Hollywood, Mance Media is a worldwide television production and distribution company. It’s core business is the worldwide distribution of television to broadcasters in every territory of the world. Formed by international television executive Matthew Mancinelli in early 2012, Mance Media acquires, licenses, co-produces and co-finances a wide-range of programming for the international marketplace.
About Ridgeline Entertainment
Ridgeline Entertainment, LLC is a traditional media company pushing the boundaries of technology to leverage the power of social media.  We take our highly engaging and entertaining story driven content and create distribution opportunities on both traditional and emerging platforms.  We have a long history of working with network executives and an impressive list of social media broadcasting “firsts.”  Our high quality content creates viewer “stickiness” that sponsors and advertisers seek.  We deliver both 2D and 3D content from anywhere in the world.  Our open social media platform provides a rich opportunity for growing sales and expanding our reach.  Ridgeline was founded by Doug Stanley, a seven year Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” producer and two time Primetime Emmy Award winner.