Diamond Tongues lands U.S. distribution

Pavan Moondi and Brian Robertson's film will get a stateside release via boutique distributor Factory 25.

Diamond TonguesPavan Moondi and Brian Robertson’s Diamond Tongues will get a stateside release thanks to a new deal inked with boutique distributor Factory 25.

The feature film earlier secured Canadian distribution via Mongrel Media and will be released in Toronto at the TIFF Bell Lightbox on Aug. 7.  It premiered at Slamdance earlier this year.

Brooklyn-based Factory 25 has secured a theatrical release for Diamond Tongues and the film will also be released on Fandor’s SVOD platform. The distribution deal was negotiated by Matt Grady of Factory 25 and Toronto lawyer David Steinberg on behalf of the filmmakers.

The film stars stars Toronto indie rock star Leah Fay Goldstein of July Talk alongside Adam Gurfinkel and Nick Flanagan.

The film is produced by Draper Street Films, Daylight On Mars Pictures, Riddle Films Inc., Scythia Films and Serendipity Point Films. Producers are Sarah Haywood, Brian Robertson and Pavan Moondi. Executive producers are Ari Lantos, Mark Musselman, Brendan Canning, Sarah Haywood, Daniel Bekerman, Jason Charters and Liam Romalis.