"...Harris is organizing a 30 city screening tour for his true-life rom-com, beginning with a Tugg screening at AMC Barton Creek (2901 S. Capital of Texas Highway) Monday, January 13, 7.30pm..."
"...And Tugg, that's one of those enough-people-ask-for-it-and-it's-a-done-deal systems, and that's where you go to click for tickets, to add your voice to those indie-film lovers already saying "Hell, yes – we wanna see a sharp, Munroe'd vision of this fucked future of ours!"..."
"...Getting a small-scaled movie onto the big screen is an uphill battle for indie filmmakers, but a new “collective action web-platform” called Tugg may ease the struggle, while simultaneously putting the power of the programmer into the hands of audiences...."
"...Local web-platform Tugg Inc. announced today a partnership with The Weinstein Company...."
"...Fresh film news; contents include: Untitled Gay Retiree Documentary, a Tugg screening for Earth Day, "How To Mow Your Yard on PCP," and more...."
"...What do two Austin women have in common with British film director Suki Singh, Scottish actor Sam Heughan, Outlander fans, and an online platform called Tugg? That would be tonight's one-time-only screening of Singh's 2014 Emulsion, which stars starring Heughan...."
"...Kelley initially heard about Tugg through a press release. Or, more accurately, he'd received a press release about Tugg, ignored it, and then noticed that "somebody had posted something about it on Twitter." He went back to his email..."
"...Austin-based film producer Nicolas Gonda thinks he has the solution, and that's why he and his business partner Pablo Gonzalez founded Tugg. Gonda says, "It really started with a question: Why can't it be better right now? If there are audiences that are complaining of not getting the films that they want to see, whether it's repertory films or new releases, and there are distributors and filmmakers [who] are eagerly trying to find those audience for their films, what's happening in between?"..."
"...SXSW and digital film bookers Tugg have come together to present three screenings this week at the Alamo Ritz: Nazis-in-Space weirdfest Iron Sky screens tonight (March 19); Audience Documentary Feature Spotlight winner Brooklyn Castle is penciled in for March 20; and Mike Birbiglia's confessional comedy Sleepwalk With Me is eying a March 21 screening. However, they will only happen if enough people demand them...."
"...'GROWTHBUSTERS: HOOKED ON GROWTH' Associate Producer Lynsey Jones will be on hand for a screening of this documentary challenging the conventional wisdom of growth. All proceeds go to Tugg.com and the nonprofit Citizen-Powered Media..."
"...Mikels. So to celebrate what would have been her 74th birthday on July 10 he decided to book one of her movies: And, rather than just take over a Drafthouse screen ("which I reserve the right to do," he told us), he is undertaking his own experiment with local theatrical on demand firm Tugg..."
"...Now she's touring the finished project around the country, allowing audiences to book their own screenings through theatrical-on-demand service Tugg, before its VOD debut on Aug. 1..."
"...• Nicolas Gonda, co-founder of Tugg, is our local broker for his company's attempts to crowdsource and curate independent film screenings through a "collective action web-platform." Tugg did a lot of beta testing in Austin last year, and it's picked up partnerships with Alamo Drafthouse, Cinemark, AMC, and Regal Cinemas...."
"...Apart from using Tugg for a few cinematic screenings, Wilson doesn't want to engage with the established world of big-screen releases, opting to focus on video-on-demand and other digital modes of dissemination. When releasing a film digitally, directors and producers are left to promote their own work..."
"...Looking for something a little less fantastical and a little more conventionally dramatic? There's still time to to buy tickets for the upcoming Tugg-powered screening of Short Term 12 (read our full review here and our interview with star Brie Larson, Checking in to Short Term 12). The May 28 screening at the Alamo Village (2700 W..."
"...After a screaming screening at Fantastic Fest, where audiences fell for its chintzy charm, Miami Connection is becoming a midnight screening staple, sitting somewhere between the wild charm of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and the carcrash fascination of The Room. It's now part of Tugg.com's theatrical on demand archive, meaning the new and unexpected extra life could keep going..."
"...The American Scream screens at the Alamo South Lamar Nov. 9-12, and can be booked for more screenings throughTugg.com..."
"...5 Time Champion is now available on VOD and DVD. It’s also available in the Tugg library, so if your home flat-screen sounds too small to properly enjoy the Smithville-shot vistas, you might consider raising the flag for a theatrical screening...."
"...It became so saturated that it became difficult to make money at a certain point, and the same thing is happening on VOD," he said. The firm has already struck a deal with another Fons client, theatrical-on-demand firm Tugg (see "The Way We Watch Now," June 22), and are using online VOD/retailer firm Distrify to promote Klown..."
"...Gathr.us is a lot like Tugg, the Austin-based system of booking films for the people, by the people. In a riff on the Kickstarter model, people can pre-order tickets for a one-off screening..."