A teenage boy learns the value of family in the compelling independent film GREEN IS GOLD, arriving on DVD December 13, 2016. The film arrives on Digital HD and On Demand December 6.
A thirteen-year-old boy is forced to live with his estranged brother after their father is sent to prison. Their relationship is soon tested when the older brother’s occupation as a cannabis farmer infringes on his ability not only to raise his brother, but to even take care of himself. However, through constant tribulation, they discover the only way to get through the difficulties of life is to work together and try to beat the odds.
The GREEN IS GOLD DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 televisions with English 5.1 Dolby Digital and English 2.0 Dolby Digital.
SAMUEL GOLDWYN FILMS PRESENTS A TRANSITION PICTURES PRODUCTION IN ASSOCIATION WITH DONNYBROOK 4 PRODUCTIONS: RYON BAXTER, JIMMY BAXTER, DAVID FINE “GREEN IS GOLD.” MUSIC BY LUCA YOUNG. EDITED BY JAMES EVEREST. DIRECTORS OF PHOTOGRAPHY JUSTIN POTTER AND MIKE REVOLVALCKE. EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS RAY MANSFIELD, SHAUN REDICK, SEAN MCKINTRICK. WRITTEN BY RYON BAXTER. STORY BY RYON BAXTER & JACOB LANGHOFF. PRODUCED BY ANTHONY BURNS & RYON BAXTER. DIRECTED BY RYON BAXTER.
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Samuel Goldwyn Films is a major, independently owned and operated motion-picture company that develops, produces and distributes innovative feature films and documentaries. The company is dedicated to working with both world-renowned and emerging writers/filmmakers and committed to filmed entertainment that offers original voices in uniquely told stories. This is best exemplified by the Academy Award® nominated THE SQUID AND THE WHALE and SUPER SIZE ME, AMAZING GRACE and Julie Delpy’s hit comedy 2 DAYS IN PARIS. Past Goldwyn titles include: HARRY BROWN starring Michael Caine, the box office smash FIREPROOF and the 2010 independent hit MAO’S LAST DANCER. Samuel Goldwyn Films also released THE WHISTLEBLOWER, a powerful, ripped-from-the-headlines thriller starring Academy Award® winner Rachel Weisz, and the 2012 critics’ darling ROBOT & FRANK, starring Academy Award® nominee Frank Langella and Academy Award® winner Susan Sarandon. . Current Samuel Goldwyn Films releases include: Chris Bell’s expose PRESCRIPTION THUGS; Andrew Renzi’s Tribeca Film Festival favorite THE BENEFACTOR starring Richard Gere; the widely anticipated Jason Wise follow-up SOMM: INTO THE BOTTLE; Toronto Film Festival’s Gala Presentation HYENA ROAD directed by Paul Gross; Ted Balaker’s docu CAN WE TAKE A JOKE? in which comedy and outrage collide and TRANSPECOS, the directorial debut and 2016 SXSW Audience Award Winner by Greg Kwedar. Upcoming films include Sasha Gordon’s subversive romantic comedy and festival favorite IT HAD TO BE YOU, Ian Old’s award-winning BURN COUNTRY with Oscar winner Melissa Leo, James Franco and breakout lead Dominic Rains and Carles Torrens’ physiological thriller PET starring Dominic Monaghan, Ksenia Solo & Jennette McCurdy.