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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

"RAMEN HEADS" Official Trailer & Poster -- Opens March 16

Gunpowder & Sky


Opening in New York and Los Angeles 
Friday, March 16, 2018

A film by Koki Shigeno

In Ramen Heads, Japan's reigning king of ramen, Osamu Tomita takes audiences deep into his world by revealing every single step of his obsessive approach to creating the perfect soup and noodles along with his relentless search for the highest-quality ingredients.

In addition to Tomita, the film also profiles five other notable ramen shops, each with its own philosphy and flavor, exemplifying the various different aspects of the ramen world. Mixing in a brief rundown of ramen's historical roots, the film gives viewers an in-depth look at the culture surrounding the unique and beguiling dish.

Title: Ramen Heads
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Unrated
Directed by: Koki Shigeno
RT: 93 minutes / Not Rated
Language: Japanese with English subtitles


Link to Official Website

Opens in New York and Los Angeles on March 16
Opens in San Francisco on March 23
Opens in San Diego on April 6
Opens in Seattle and Austin on April 13

Gunpowder & Sky is an award-winning independent global studio, dedicated to creating, marketing and distributing video content unrestricted by form, genre or platform. Gunpowder & Sky collaborates with both emerging and established talent to generate premium video content ranging from 90-second to 90-minute stories on all platforms. With in-house development, production, marketing and distribution capabilities, the company operates as a full 360-studio and oversees a library of over 1500 titles.

Working with numerous creative partners such as Blumhouse, Caviar, DIGA, Full Fathom Five, Bona Fide Productions, Adaptive Studios, Realm Pictures and Den of Thieves, with investments and strategic partnerships with leading social video studios Cut and Shareability, Gunpowder & Sky has recently released or launched projects including Jeff Baena's (I Heart Huckabees) acclaimed religious satire, The Little Hours, starring Aubrey Plaza, Alison Brie, Dave Franco, Kate Micucci, John C. Reilly, Molly Shannon, Fred Armisen, Jemima Kirke and Nick Offerman which premiered to sold-out audiences in NY and LA and nabbed the highest per screen average for its opening weekend. Gunpowder & Sky is also responsible for Spotify's most viewed series Drawn & Recorded, the Herbalife exposé documentary, Betting on Zero, which debuted as the number one documentary in the iTunes store, multi-platform sci-fi brand, DUST, and Ben Young's Hounds of Love which won the Overlook Film Festival's Jury and Audience Awards for Best Feature with Emma Booth winning Best Actress Award at the Venice Film Festival.

Upcoming projects include the film adaption of Jeff Hart's novel Eat, Brains, Love, Sarah Benincasa's DC Trip, the next generation stunt series, Too Stupid To Die, and Summer of 84 with award-winning directors RKSS that just premiered as an Official Selection at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in NY and London, Gunpowder & Sky was founded by Van Toffler, Floris Bauer and Otter Media, a joint venture of AT&T and The Chernin Group.


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