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Michael Effenberger’s ‘Survival’ Starring Frank Raffel Comes Home On March 1st

‘Survival’ hits Blu-ray on March 1st!

Alchemy has announced the home entertainment release of the action-packed SURVIVAL starring Frank Raffel (The Dark Warrior, Blubberella),  Yûho Yamashita (The Forest, Amakarashan), Oliver Juhrs (Unknown, Cloud Atlas) , and  Selcuk Tutumlu and directed by, Michael Effenberger (Tortura, La Isla) and Frank Raffel. Produced by Frank Raffel and Kerstin Raffel and written by Frank RaffelSURVIVAL will be available for audiences to own on March 1, 2016.

An industrial magnate hires former Navy Seal Frank Mitchel to find his kidnapped daughter but the only trail leads to an abandoned factory in Poland. Once there Frank realizes that it was more than a kidnapping and the facility isn’t completely abandoned.

Alchemy is the largest independent distributor of film and television content across all platforms and windows in North America. Led by Co-Presidents Scott Guthrie and Kelly Summers, Alchemy develops tailored distribution strategies, from theatrical release to DVD, digital, VOD, and television.  The company has distributed the work of some of the world’s finest filmmakers including Gregg Araki, James Cameron, Lee Daniels, Werner Herzog, John Hellcat, Richard Linklater, Oren Moverman, Gaspar Noe and John Turturro.  Past successes include WELCOME TO ME, FADING GIGOLO, WHAT MAISIE KNEW, RAMPART, BERNIE and MEET THE PATELS.  Upcoming releases include Rob Zombie’s 31, Nanni Moretti’s MIA MADRE,Yorgos Lanthimos’ THE LOBSTER and Ben Wheatley’s FREE FIRE.

Alchemy boasts the independent content industry’s preeminent end-to-end supply chain solution for physical and digital distribution. The company is the industry’s largest physical distributor outside of the major studios and Lionsgate, representing the majority of non-studio content at Walmart, Target, Best Buy and Sam’s Club and is the leading independent supplier to digital platforms including iTunes, Netflix and VOD.

Alchemy owns a catalog of more than 1,000 film titles and has deals for the ongoing distribution of film titles and programming for clients including DreamWorks Animation, Magnolia, Microsoft, MPI Media, Music Box Films, nCircle, Phase 4 Films, PBS Distribution, Team Marketing, Well Go USA and Vertical, among many others.