ROAD KILL will finally be available on home video in the U.S. The black comedy will be available on VHS and DVD beginning Labor Day, 2001. Check your local Blockbuster.
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The film became a cult hit on the festival circuit after premiering at the
Santa Barbara International Film Festival and winning the Audience Choice Award for best
picture. The Daily Variety called Road Kill, "A breezy entertaining ride... A jaunty trip with a good balance of dark comedy and legitimate drama." The San Francisco Metropolitan called it "Clever" and the Santa Barabara Film Festival Program Guide touted it as "Riveting."The film went on to Film Fest New Haven.
where it again received the Audience Choice Award before screening at festivals around the world and being picked up for Foreign Distribution by Trident Releasing.
Road Kill made its German debut at The Oldenburg Film Festival September 8-12,1999.
Writer / director Matthew Leutwyler's second feature film, the romantic comedy This Space Between Us made its World Premiere (as a "work-in-progress") at The 25th Seattle International Film Festival June 4 & 6, 1999 where it played to enthusiatic sold-out crowds. It has since moved on to win the Moxie! Award for Best Comedy at the 2000 Santa Monica International Film Festival before recently being picked up for distribution by Phaedra Cinema.