In the News
“The Song of Sway Lake” set for September Release
6/12/2018 - After enjoying a successful festival run starting with the Los Angeles Film Festival in 2017, “The Song of Sway Lake” is set for release with The Orchard and Kew Media this coming autumn.
New York Times Critic’s Pick Review: ‘Buena Vista Social Club: Adios,’ Analytical but Still Loving
New York Times 5/24/2017 - From our joint venture Convergent Media: "Both an exemplary sequel and a vital, informative companion piece... It not only chronicles the late-life careers of the “Buena Vista” stars... But it also tells some painful and fascinating back stories... putting the music in its social and historical contexts."
Social Construct to Produce “Black Wall Street”
Variety 5/17/2017 - Inspired by the historical novel “Holocaust in the Homeland: Black Wall Street’s Last Days,” about the 1921 Tulsa race riots, the screenplay will be penned by Christopher Kubasik.
Francisco Goldman’s Love Story ‘Say Her Name’ Set Up as Movie
Variety 5/17/2017 - Francisco Goldman’s autobiographical love story “Say Her Name” is in the works as a feature film with Wonderful Films and our joint venture, Convergent Media.
The Song of Sway Lake Premieres at L.A. Film Festival in June
FilmIndependent.org 5/16/2017 - The Song of Sway Lake will have its World Premiere on June 21, 2017 at the LA Film Festival! Read the Announcement on FilmIndependent.org
‘Buena Vista Social Club: Adios’ reflects on Cuban group’s legacy and 2016 farewell tour
Rolling Stone 5/11/2017 - From our joint venture Convergent Media: Two decades after the storied music of Cuba was introduced to the world at large with the album and film "Buena Vista Social Club," a sequel to the acclaimed 1999 documentary about the group will arrive this month.
Benedict Cumberbatch Comes Aboard ‘Guantanamo Diary’ As Producer
Deadline 4/11/2016 - Social Construct's joint venture Convergent Media is providing development funds for the project, which will be produced by Lloyd & Beatrice Levin, and written by former 60 minutes producer Michael Bronner.
Convergent Media signs on to produce ‘Guantánamo Diary’
2/2016 - Social Construct's joint venture Convergent Media has just signed on to produce "Guantánamo Diary," and is providing development financing for the project. Co-founders Zak Kilberg and Russell Smith are Executive Producing.
Wim Wenders to Executive Produce Doc ‘Buena Vista Social Club: Adios’
Hollywood Reporter 9/15/2015 - (from our joint venture Convergent Media) The documentary will focus on the original Cuban musicians of the Buena Vista Social Club, who were first profiled in Wenders' 1999 film.
Cannes: Broad Green to Bring ‘Buena Vista Social Club’ Sequel to Big Screen
Hollywood Reporter 5/1/2015 - Broad Green Pictures is financing the project and will lead production alongside Blink TV and Convergent Media (formerly Social Construct Media).
Alyce Kills: one of “15 Scariest” on Variety’s Halloween Horrors list
Variety 10/29/2014 - "equal parts twisted and tragic.... 'Alyce Kills' is a challenging and original work of avant-garde horror."
SCF announces launch of new sales division; now representing SXSW festival favorite, “LICKS”
1/16/2014 - Social Construct Films is pleased to announce the launch of our new sales division, now representing the SXSW festival favorite, LICKS, for North American distribution rights (all rights available).