February 3, 2015: DVD and Blu-Ray Released Today


You can now purchase The Retrieval on DVD and Blu-Ray at online stores such as Amazon and Best Buy.  Please spread the word! 



December 17, 2014: More Ways To Watch


In addition to downloading the film, viewers can also digitally purchase or rent The Retrieval on Amazon and iTunes via the links on our homepage!  The DVD and Blu-Ray can also be pre-ordered on Amazon here



November 25, 2014: Independent Spirit Awards


Director Chris Eska was nominated for the Someone To Watch Award at Film Independent's Spirit Awards!  The ceremony will be broadcast on IFC in February.



November 19, 2014: The Retrieval for sale!


Everyone can purchase and download the film on VOD directly from our homepage!!  There's a standard version and a deluxe version with a deleted scene, stunt rehearsals, interviews, and director's commentary.  For the best viewing experience, after purchase be sure to select the 1080p HD file to download and save to your computer. 


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October 25, 2014:  Distribution Deal with Kino Lorber


We're pleased to announce that the esteemed arthouse and independent distributor Kino Lorber will distribute The Retrieval!  Look for the first video formats before the end of the year with more to follow early in the new year.  Please check back here and Facebook for all specific release info.  The deal was negotiated on behalf of the filmmakers by Steven Beer of Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell, and Vassallo.



July 29, 2014:  More Screenings To Come


The Retrieval continues its run in theaters and festivals, with two screenings this weekend at the Cleveland Museum of Art.  (buy tickets) 

Check the "Screenings" page for other upcoming dates in Wisconsin, The Netherlands, Spain, and more.



May 15, 2014:  Opening in LA, plus a third week in Austin


Cast and crew will be at the Laemmle Music Hall 3 for Q&A's:  Friday 5/16 7:20pm, Saturday 5/17 7:20pm, and Sunday 5/18 4:40pm. (buy tickets) 

Incredible news out of Austin--the film will stick around for a third week at the Regal Arbor near The Arboretum!  (buy tickets) 



May 7, 2014:  Heldover in Austin, Actors coming to Chicago!


Because of a great turnout last weekend, we're held over in Austin for another week at Regal Arbor next to the Arboretum!  Director Chris Eska and producer Jason Wehling will be on hand for more Q&A's:  Friday 5/9 7:40pm and Saturday 5/10 7:40pm.  (buy tickets) 

Lead actors Ashton Sanders and Tishuan Scott will also be in Chicago at the AMC River East 21 for Q&A's:  Friday 5/9 7:30pm, Saturday 5/10 7:30pm, and Sunday 5/11 4:45pm. (buy tickets) 



April 17, 2014:  Coming home to Houston


With so many past and present connections, it feels like a homecoming to open at the Sundance Cinemas in downtown Houston on April 18!  Current Houston residents lead actor Tishuan Scott and executive producer Sibyl Avery Jackson will join Rice University graduate director Chris Eska for Q&A's at the 4pm and 7pm screenings on Friday April 18 and Saturday April 19.  (buy tickets)



April 4, 2014:  Reviews in NYC


The reviews are in and they're overwhelming positive, currently garnering an incredible 90% rating on Rotten TomatoesThe Retrieval is now playing at Film Forum in Manhattan.  Director Chris Eska, actors Tishuan Scott, Keston John, and Christine Horn, and executive producer Sibyl Avery Jackson will attend Q&A's with the audience at select showtimes:  7:45pm on Friday 4/4 and 3:15pm on Saturday 4/5.  Buy your tickets now!  TICKETS



March 26, 2014:  Coming to NYC


The Retrieval starts April 2 at the legendary arthouse theater in Manhattan, Film Forum Cast and crew will be on hand for Q&A's with the audience at select showtimes.



March18, 2014:  Success in Atlanta!


The Retrieval has been held over for a second week in Atlanta at Landmark's Midtown Art Cinema!!  Let's make this coming weekend a success so that we can extend to a third week.  Please bring your friends, family, church members, and co-workers out during March 21, 22, and 23.  We're making plans to arrange for more Q&A's so you can discuss the film with the cast and crew.



March 9, 2014:  Atlanta Premiere


The Retrieval opens theatrically starting March 14 in Atlanta at Landmark's Midtown Art Cinema.  Tickets on sale now!  Please come out on opening weekend and watch the film any time March 14, 15, or 16.  Cast and crew will be present for Q&A's after most showtimes.



February 25, 2014:  Trailer Premiere


The trailer premieres exclusively on Apple's iTunes Movie Trailers soon--look for it within a week!



February 13, 2014:  Theatrical Release


The Retrieval opens theatrically on April 2 in NYC at Film Forum for a two week run, and the release kicks off with a special early engagement starting March 14 in Atlanta at Landmark's Midtown Art Cinema.  More info soon...


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