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TLA Releasing (Firm)

Works: 334 works in 578 publications in 9 languages and 13,374 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romance films  Biographical films  Documentary films  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Sports films  Crime films 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by TLA Releasing (Firm)
Latter days( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A promiscuous gay party animal develops a relationship with a young Mormon missionary
Finding me : truth( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faybien Allan has it all going on - he's young, stylish, and knows the importance of being seen with hip friends at NYC's trendiest spots. But beneath the sparkle of his nightlife and his stunning good-looks is a man buckling under his father's homophobia
Bush's brain by Joseph Mealey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Rove, the man known as "Bush's Brain", is the most powerful political figure America has never heard of, the brain behind the curtain of today's presidential politics. He is President George W. Bush's closest adviser, who almost single-handedly shaped the policies of our nation. The relationship between Karl Rove and President George W. Bush is one of the most unique political marriages in history. Feared and admired, Rove has raised a new and disturbing question for Americans: Who really runs the country?
Face cachée de la lune = Far side of the moon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life as a voyage of discovery. December in Québec, Phillippe's mother had died. He's a work in progress: sad, in his 40's, defending his dissertation (narcissism as the basis of the space race), in a temp job, alone. We meet his boss, an ex, his younger brother André, and André's lover Carl. Connections are weak, his brother lectures him. To bolster his dissertation, Phillippe seeks the endorsement of a retired Russian cosmonaut visiting Canada; he also undertakes a video project about life to submit to a Cornell-related extraterrestrial outreach project. Phillippe is invited suddenly to take a long trip: metaphors of space, discovery, and unknown territory buoy him
Beautiful boxer = Biutiful boksoe( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Thai and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Thailand's famed transgendered kickboxer, Beautiful Boxer is an action drama that punches straight into the heart and mind of a boy who fights like a man so he can become a woman. Believing he's a girl trapped in a boy's body since childhood, Parinya Charoenphol (affectionately known as Nong Toom in Thailand) sets out to master the most masculine and lethal sport of Muay Thai (Thai boxing) to earn a living and to achieve his ultimate goal of a sex-change operation. Funny and packed with breathtaking Thai kickboxing sequences, Beautiful Boxer traces Nong Toom's childhood, teenage life as a traveling monk, and grueling days in boxing camps
Fuera de carta by Nacho García Velilla( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chef Maxi (Camára) has plenty on his plate. Between running a high-end restaurant, keeping it in the black and corralling his unpredictable staff, who could begrudge him a foul-mouthed outburst, or two, or several? His best gal pal and next door neighbor Alex (Dueñas) is desperate to find a good man while sous-chef Ramiro can't put his hard-partying days behind him. Add to the mix an unexpected reunion with two estranged children and a blossoming gay romance with a closeted international athlete, and you've got one troubled gourmet. Now the Michelin Guide food critic is coming to review his restaurant and it whips Maxi into such a frenzy the he must learn to juggle the new dynamics his children and lover bring to the table, with over-the-top, hilarious results
Madame Brouette by Moussa Sene Absa( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Brouette is a proud and independent mother in Dakar, Senegal who hopes to lift her family out of poverty by opening a cafe. Her dream is jeapordized when her new boyfriend is murdered and she is the only suspect
Fyra år till = Four more years by TVTV (Production company)( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Swedish and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political party leader David Holst, one of Sweden's most popular politicians, is handsome, funny, popular and predicted as the country's next Prime Minister. But what at first appears to be an easy victory turns into a humbling defeat as another party wins the elections and four more years of leading the country. Then, when David suddenly falls in love, the problem is not that he's already married or that he's fallen in love with another man ... but that the man he's fallen head over heels in love with, Martin, is the only man on earth he cannot love. He is an up-and-comer in the rivaling party that won the elections! David is risking everything - his family, his party and his own name. If they can't keep their relationship a secret, a public scandal could be a career destroyer. But David doesn't have the nerve to play this kind of game and eventually the mistakes and misunderstandings pile up and their love is threatened to be lost. Almost. Four More Years is a funny, daring, clever and extremely romantic comedy, proving once again that love conquers all
20 centímetros by Ramón Salazar( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narcoleptic transvestite who yearns to become a transsexual dreams up elaborate musical numbers in which she's the star
Land of storms( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Hungarian and German and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Szabolcs and Bernard are playing in the same German football team. After a lost game, Szabolcs decides to go home to Hungary where he meets another boy, Áron with whom they become lovers but soon Bernard comes after his friend
Elliot loves( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliot is handsome and charismatic, but unlucky in love. He can't seem to hold down a relationship for more than a few weeks. The problem isn't due to a lack of effort on his part -- Elliot falls in love easily and devotes himself entirely to his male companions. Why is it, then, that none of the hunky guys that he attracts seem to desire the same level of commitment? As Elliot's heart is repeatedly broken in the present, the film flashes back to situations in the past that fueled his need for a dependable partner
Food of love by Ventura Pons( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on David Leavitt's novel The Page Turner, this sensual film explores the passage of a young pianist into adulthood and his first romance. When 18-year-old Paul (Kevin Bishop) becomes a page turner for his hero, world-famous pianist Richard Kennington (Paul Rhys, From Hell), his feelings for the artist grow stronger. The two begin a passionate affair and Paul feels love for the first time. Their relationship is complicated by Richard's agent Joseph (Allan Corduner, The Grey Zone, Moonlight Mile) and Paul's recently divorced, highly neurotic mother played by British actress Juliet Stevenson (Truly, Madly, Deeply and Bend It Like Beckham), whose performance the Village Voice called "fiercely committed". A gorgeous blending of emotional drama and classical artistry, Food of Love makes beautiful music
Jisatsu sākuru = Suicide club by Sion Sono( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wave of unexplainable suicides sweeps across Tokyo after 54 smiling high school girls join hands and throw themselves from a subway platform into an oncoming train. The police are baffled as the bloodbath triggers waves of more suicides across the city. The only clues are a mysterious website keeping a morbid tally and the cryptic phone calls made by a child
Eighteen( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pip is a street kid who's meeting life head-on in the big city. On his eighteenth birthday he receives his grandfather's Second World War memoirs on audio cassette, a gift that awakens the ghost of the long lost world. His grandfather relates the story of the day he turned eighteen, fleeing German forces through the woods of France with a dying comrade hanging on for life. In Pip's own and contemporary way, he begins to live the parallel life of his grandfather, both lost in their environments and generations. Along Pip's path he stumbles into an unlikely alliance with Clark, a gay street hustler on the make, and Jenny, an aspiring social worker who tempts Pip with feelings of love and domesticity. He also forges a small but important relationship with a local priest, in whom he confides his deepest secret: the death of his brother and the heinous act his father committed against him before his passing
Adam & Steve( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows two couples, one heterosexual and one gay, as they navigate the ups and downs in their relationships
O homem que copiava( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photocopier operator André is attracted to Silvia, his neighbor, whom he likes to watch with a telescope. Following her, he discovers that Sylvia works at an expensive shop. When André falls in love with Sylvia he puts his photocopier to another use and prints money for himself so he can afford to go and shop at her store
Fulboy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the verge of achieving his dream career, Tomás allows his older brother Martin Farina an inside look at his life as a professional football player. Martin, never able to fulfill his own dream of playing football, steps into the world of Tomás and his teammates through the lens of his camera. However, the rest of the club has their own opinions, some viewing Martin as an intruder, as he exposes their most vulnerable moments, and their concerns for the future after the game has ended. Fulboy offers an uncensored, confessional look at how the athletes behind the most popular sport in the world behave during their time off the field. At the same time, Fulboy reflexively interrogates Farina's aesthetic choices and point-of-view, as well as the viewer's gaze at the male form
Back soon by Solveig Anspach( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reuniting the actors from his hit film Long Term Relationship, director Rob Williams BACK SOON is a tender, sexy drama that explores the depths of love, loss, identity and hope. Still grieving his wife's death, aspiring actor Logan (Windham Beacham) is inexplicably drawn to reformed drug dealer Guillermo (Matthew Montgomery, Gone, But Not Forgotten). While neither are gay, the pair are baffled when their friendship blossoms into more. But as their relationship deepens Guillermo's mysterious past erupts and a startling revelation about the true nature of their connection threatens to destroy it and change their lives forever
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