BOCA RATON, FL (February 1, 2017)  Green Apple Entertainment today announced the releasing of the new kid-friendly, fantasy-fueled adventure, “Guardian of the Ancient Shadow Crown”with satellite VOD provider DirecTV. Funded by the Irish Film Board, the film was produced by Ireland-based EMU Productions and is an adaptation of “The Shadows” from the ‘Father of Fairytales’  George MacDonald. The Theatrical premiere was held at Town Hall Theatre Courthouse Square in Galway, Ireland.

Synopsis: “A lonely young boy discovers a key and doorway into the magical world hidden beneath his grandmother’s garden. Soon after befriending two Shadowers, an adventure begins as he is confronted by the wicked witch, in the icy lair far to north, to take away the crown.”

Starring: Lorcan Melia, Emma Eliza Regan, Natalia Kostrzewa, Michael Parle, Samuel Homan, George Briscoe

Review Quotes:

  • “…an interesting story executed well…” – Film Bizarro

“This fantasy-fueled adventure unlocks a magical hidden world for kids of all ages! If you enjoy fairytales, then you may know ‘The Father of Fairytales’ George MacDonald, and watching this is worth your entertainment time.” – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Global Acquisition & Sales, Green Apple Entertainment


About DirecTV:
DIRECTV (NASDAQ: DTV) is one of the world’s leading providers of digital television entertainment services. Through its subsidiaries and affiliated companies in the United States, Brazil, Mexico and other countries in Latin America, DIRECTV provides digital television service to over 20 million customers in the United States and more than 19 million customers in Latin America. DIRECTV sports and entertainment properties include ownership interests and management of four Regional Sports Networks: ROOT SPORTS Rocky Mountain, Pittsburgh, Southwest and Northwest; and has minority ownership interests in Game Show Network. For the most up-to-date information on DIRECTV, please visit:

About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, global provider of quality, independent film and television content. Based in Boca Raton, Florida, USA, the company was founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren.

With a diverse portfolio of more than 200 titles, Green Apple Entertainment continues to expand its film library through the acquisition of all rights to select projects for limited theatrical release, television, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary and home video. Green Apple Entertainment has well-established relationships for product placement and continues to innovate by nurturing new opportunities in a rapidly changing marketplace. The company’s mission is to deliver first-rate content and superior product to a broad array of audiences for a fresh viewing experience on traditional platforms, as well as evolving new media.

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