Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy

Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy

Thursday, April 19, 2007


Attention: NAME
Assignment Desk, Entertainment Writers, Music Writers, Arts Writers, Film Writers,
Book Reviewers

ECSTASY Soundtrack Seeking Submissions For American Idol Style Competition
Submission Deadline:

June30 2007

What: ECSTASY film producers are looking for bands and artists to submit songs for consideration to be included in the film and soundtrack. The winners will have their song in the film and on the soundtrack.

When: Deadline for submissions is June30, 2007 @ 12 midnight.

Who: Artists on the soundtrack: Paolo Nutini, Iggy Pop, Bob Marley, Supertramp, The Undertones, The Chemical Brothers and The Stone Roses. ECSTASY's cast includes: Billy Boyd and Richard E. Grant.

Where: Artists can submit their music by contacting Sharif Ahmed via email:

More info: Rob Heydon, director of ECSTASY spoke with the Show's presenter Janice Forsyth on BBC RADIO SCOLTAND show "The Movie Café" on Thursday, April 12, 2007 to discuss the film and the soundtrack. Also in on the radio program discussion was Darren Emmerson of the band Underworld to discuss the influence of the film "Trainspotting" on Underworld's musical career and the manager of the band Simple Minds talking about the influence the "The Breakfast Club" had on their band. To listen to The Movie Cafe and other Radio Scotland programs online, log on to

About the film: ECSTASY is a dark romantic comedy, based on the controversial book, ECSTASY, by Irvine Welsh, who also wrote the book "Trainspotting." ECSTASY, was translated into 20 languages and was a number one bestseller in over 20 countries. The film is to shoot in Scotland and will be directed by Rob Heydon, award-winning director of music videos and commercials. Producing the film is ECSTASY Film Inc of Toronto, Canada and Proteus Entertainment of London, England. For more information on ECSTASY


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