‘A Labor of Love’ to Screen at the 2012 Wisconsin Film Festival on April 22

“A Labor of Love,” a film by Robert Flaxman and Daniel Goldman, will screen at the 2012 Wisconsin Film Festival in Madison on Sunday, April 22
at 4:15 PM. Flaxman will participate in a Q&A session following the screening.

A Labor of Love – A Film by Robert Flaxman and Daniel GoldmanBeverly Hills, Calif. April 12, 2012 —

Robert Flaxman, President of FlaxGold, Inc., announced today that FlaxGold’s film “A Labor of Love” will screen at the 2012 Wisconsin Film Festival in Madison at the Union South Marquee Theater on Sunday, April 22 at 4:15 PM.

Associate producer John Iltis and Flaxman will attend. Flaxman will participate in a Q&A session following the screening.

“A Labor of Love” follows a young director and his equally young cast and crew as they attempt to produce their first feature length motion picture. Two weeks before principle photography commenced on their film, their backers insisted that several sex scenes be included to ensure the commerciality of their product.

A predecessor to future reality television shows, “A Labor of Love” examines not only the cinematic process but also exposes the interpersonal relationships of the cast and crew as they confront uncomfortable, yet often humorous situations.

Want a preview? Check out the trailer for “A Labor of Love.”

When it opened in theaters in 1976, “A Labor of Love” received excellent reviews from the “Chicago Sun-Times” (Roger Ebert), “Chicago Tribune” (Gene Siskel), the “Los Angeles Times,” and “Variety.”

“‘A Labor of Love’ is a lost verite masterpiece …
a movie-about-movies documentary classic.”
~ Hadrian Belove, The Cinefamily (2011)

Who:       Q&A with filmmaker Robert Flaxman following the screening.

What:      “A Labor of Love” Screening

When:     Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 4:15 PM

Where:    Union South Marquee Theater
1308 Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706

How:       For tickets and more information about the “A Labor of Love” screening, visit: http://wff.to/GHsyYz.

About the Wisconsin Film Festival
The University of Wisconsin–Madison’s Arts Institute and Department of Communication Arts presents the Wisconsin Film Festival each year. Founded in 1999, the Festival presents 150 films in eight theaters over five days in April.

The Wisconsin Film Festival is the largest campus-based film festival in the United States.

For information about distributing and/or exhibiting “A Labor of Love,” contact:

John Iltis
(312) 953-5411
jiltis@iltischicago.com

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