It was our absolute pleasure to talk with Tom Power on the nationally syndicated and critically acclaimed ‘q on CBC’. Getting into the nitty gritty of how the lead character in First Round Down was steeped in our personal experiences and what it takes to get a film to the finish line. Listen to the full interview HERE.
June 14, 2017
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An absolute slice of Canadiana…that nontheless speaks to an international audience”
Movie critic Jason Gorber was on hand for the US Premiere of First Round Down at the Gasparilla International Film Festival in Florida. Here’s what he had to say about it on CTV “Weekend at the Movies”.
June 14, 2017
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It was a whirlwind opening for First Round Down with sell outs on both Friday and Saturday night during the May 5th weekend. When the beers were done and the tickets counted, the Butler Brothers latest brew landed in the Top 5 for Canadian films for the week of May 5-11, according to Playback Magazine, finishing #2 in ‘per theater average’ before extending the theatrical run a second stellar week for this “grubby popcorn flick” (Richard Crouse).
Stay tuned for the First Round Down #BladesNBullets tour continuing to a town near you and keep your stick on the ice!
Both of the Butler Brothers had the pleasure of stretching the greasier side of their acting chops in Jamie Bailey’s debut feature film, This Was America, starring Simon Phillips, and set in the not too distant […]