Monday, June 20, 2005

Press Release for the upcoming film on the Tiananmen Square massacre

(Full Disclosure: Yours truly is a consultant to this film)

Media Advisory

For Immediate Release
20 June 2005



WHAT: Announce the movie Tiananmen and the launch of the website

WHEN: Tuesday, June 21st, 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

WHO: Harry Towers, Producer; Rob Anders, MP; Clive Ansley, Human Rights Lawyer; Sheng Xue, Democracy Activist

Famed Producer Harry Towers announces a new project to be filmed in Canada which will expose the truth about Tiananmen Square.

A never before seen seven-minute trailer for the film, produced by the BBC, using spectacular documentary footage will be shown along with still pictures smuggled out of China.

Towers, whose film credits include Cry the Beloved Country, is appealing to millions of activists around the world for support to ensure the film starts shooting in Canada in September, for release in June of 2006, on the anniversary of the massacre.

The screenplay was written by the award-winning writer, Gordon Thomas. His previous work includes the five-times Academy Award nominated Voyage of the Damned.

For more information contact: D.J. McGuire,

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