LOS ANGELES, 23 Aug 2021 / PRNewswire / – Vision Films, Inc. (“Vision”) Announces Exclusive Theatrical Release of Interfaith Dance Comedy Film Tango Shalom which accumulates accolades and film festival approvals from various religious leaders and interfaith organizations around the world. A true family adventure that makes viewers of all ages dance. The film will open on September 3 in Los Angeles and new York following a red carpet event on September 1st in Los Angeles. It will also be shown on all major streaming and cable platforms, and on DVD, 29 october. From the director of My great Greek wedding, this fable again features Golden Globe® nominee Lainie Kazan, as well as longtime friend and colleague Oscar nominee Renée Taylor.
Tango Shalom was a unique collaboration with the Vatican, a Hasidic synagogue, a mosque and a Sikh temple, promoting a very timely and timeless message of peace, tolerance and love in these difficult times.
Collecting prizes at the world’s best film festivals, including Montreal, Toronto, Brooklyn and India, Tango Shalom is led by Gabriel Bologna, son of Renée Taylor and the late Joseph Bologna. The Bologna elder also co-wrote and produced the film with brothers Jos and Claudio Laniado by Convivencia Forever Films. Co-produced by Joel zwick, Robert Meyer Burnett (Agent Cody Banks franchise), Zizi Bologna, and Jordi Caballero. The dance sequences, representative of different styles and cultures, were choreographed by Caballero who worked with Madonna, The Spice Girls, and was supervising choreographer for Dancing with the stars.
Synopsis: When a Tango dancer (Karina smirnoff) asks a rabbi (Jos Laniado) to participate in a dance competition, there is a big problem: due to his orthodox beliefs, he is not allowed to touch her! Desperate to share the prize money to save his Hebrew school from bankruptcy, they hatch a plan to enter the contest without sacrificing his faith. The bonds of family and community are put to the test one dazzling dance step at a time in this playful fable.
Lise Romanoff, CEO and Managing Director of Vision Films said: “Tango Shalom is a family wellness movie with a message of goodwill and what we all need, no matter what your religion or culture. If we were all respectful and tolerant of each other, like the characters in the movie, the world would be a more peaceful place. We hope the audience enjoys the whimsical story, humor, music, dancing and the star-studded cast. “
Producer Joel zwick sharing, “It’s rare that a film can achieve the humor, warmth and inclusiveness of ‘Tango Shalom’. Gabe Bologna, I’m delighted to announce that this tender-hearted dance flick is making its theatrical debut in New York and California September 3. I have been fortunate in my career to have realized “My great Greek wedding, “and I anticipate a similar path for” Tango Shalom “.
Movie stars Lainie Kazan (My great Greek wedding, Don’t mess with the Zohan), Karina smirnoff (Dancing with the stars), Academy® and Emmy® Award winner Renée Taylor (that of Adam Sandler The Do Over, The Producers, CBS ‘ The nanny, How to be a Latin lover), Joseph Bologna (My favorite year, blame it on Rio, Big Daddy, Lovers and other strangers), Jos Laniado (Milcho Manchevski’s Moon bikini), Claudio Laniado (Muddy), Berne Cohen (The wonderful Mrs. Maisel), and Judi Beecher (Taken 3, The Family is the Family, La Garconne).
In Los Angeles, the film will debut at the Landmark Theater on Pico and Town Center 5 in Encino. In new York, the film will debut at AMC Empire 25 and Village East Cinema By Angelika. The soundtrack provided by Universal Music includes several Grammy® Award-winning Gordon goodwin, Latin Grammy® nominated Tango sensation Daniel Binelli, the British leaders Touch and Go, The Circolo S. Pietro del Vaticano Choir, as well as the modern Klezmer groups Golem, The Burning Bush and Barcelona Gypsy Klezmer Band. Music by Zoe Tiganouria and Zizi Bologna.
For more information and the full list of awards, honors and mentions, please visit tangoshalommovie.com. Press kits available on request.
About Vision Films
Vision Films is a leading independent sales and VOD aggregator, specializing in the licensing, marketing and distribution of over 800 feature films, documentaries and series from some of the most prolific independent film producers in the world. world. Directed by Lise Romanoff, Managing Director / CEO of Global Distribution, Vision Films releases 2-4 films per month on cinema, VOD, DVD and TV platforms. visionfilms.net
View original content to download multimedia: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/vision-films-presents-award-winning-dance-comedy-tango-shalom-with-exclusive-la-and-ny -theatrical -engagement-301359973.html
SOURCE Vision Films, Inc.