April 2, 2013

HOLLYWOOD, California – April 2, 2013 – MANCE MEDIA returns to MIPTV from April 8th – 11th, with a new lineup of programming set for international distribution.  Included in this new lineup are first-run feature length films, mystical television specials, edgy lifestyle shows, and extreme sports titles set to rivet audiences. MANCE MEDIA is bringing over 300 new hours of programming to market.

“WHITE T” (1x90) features Jerod and Jamal Mixon as twin brothers Herbert and Henry, with dreams to become the biggest rap stars in the game. Their chance at super-stardom comes after they buy a T-shirt with a winning golden tag allowing them to perform with Real Deal, the most legendary rapper in the world. The only problem is Kevin, an equally sized Jewish kid with dreams of singing and blinging, manages to steal the prized White T and has his own plans to perform at the concert.

“LOSS OF LIFE” (1x90) On October 31, 2011, in North Hollywood, California, a group of high school friends decided to document their Halloween night out. This film is the compilation of the footage found that night.

“MAGIC MAN” (1x60) Experience the jaw-dropping skills of Greg Frewin, Canadian illusionist and International Grand Champion of Magic, as he prepares for the most ambitious and dangerous illusion of his career.

“CIRQUE BERZERK” (1x 120) A family friendly 2 hour circus event filled with sinewy aerobatics, sensual contortionists, bawdy burlesque dancers, and a host of evil fire breathing clowns.

“SOUTHERN FRIED FITNESS” (39x30) SFF is all about falling in love with The Southern Fried Fitness Lifestyle, that is, living clean and healthy 80% of the time but always saving 20% for a guilt free Southern indulgence. If you are looking for common sense, down-to-earth advice about changing your lifestyle, then this is for you.

“HOME AGAIN WITH BOB VILA” (440x30) Come watch “The Dean of Home Renovation and Repair Advice” with 440 episodes throughout Bob’s renowned 30 year career of the best of home improvement ideas.

“CRIME STOPPERS: CASE FILES” (90x30) An HD program that features unsolved homicides and kidnappings from across the United States. Each highly -produced episode features 1-3 cases, reenacted and narrated by the detectives and victims families.

“TEST DRIVE” (6x30) Discover the rules of the road with host Craig Jackson in this fuel injected series for car lovers.

“ONE STEP BEYOND” (1x60) Go behind the scenes for a close up look at the lives of people involved in extreme sports, featuring Swiss born snowboarder, base jumper and wingsuit flyer Geraldine Fasnacht.

“ZOO DIARIES” (74x30) A factual series documenting the lives of animals and people at a zoo with a record for breeding endangered species.

"THE BARTENDERS" (10x30) The Bartenders is a new lifestyle series focusing on the friendship and Top Chef-style competition between a group of young, attractive mixologists in Manhattan, NY.

"4TH ENCOUNTER" (10x60) 4th Encounter is a brand new paranormal series from Mance Media exploring the next generation in paranormal exploration. In each episode, we go behind the scenes with parapsychologists as they use real science to bring the unseen forces to light.

"ANOTHER KIND" (1x90) A feature film about a group of unprepared weekend hikers go missing while snowshoeing in the Catskill Mountains.
Mance Media is a worldwide film/television distribution company based at the historic Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood. Its core business is the worldwide distribution of television programming to broadcasters in every territory throughout 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.