Arcady Bay Entertainment is a family-founded business dedicated to the creation, discovery, development and marketing of superior entertainment content for children and their families.
With deep roots in the Young Adult creative community, proven success in filmed and stage adaptations and decades of blue chip marketing and sales expertise, ABE has the contacts and resources necessary to make your next family entertainment project a critical and financial success.
"Author Katherine Paterson was presented with an honorary degree and a citation read by Professor Jim Ellefson: “ ...for decades, you have built bridges connecting young readers to both literature and libraries. Your imagination has allowed readers to explore fantastic new places and discover the power of unexpected friendships. Your honesty has born witness to the challenges associated with “growing up,” while your compassionate narratives validate the feelings and emotions of young adults in Vermont and beyond. You have enabled your readers to understand the importance of being open to those set apart or outcast from society and our responsibility to provide them with hope for a better life. You have been honored with the top awards in literature, including the Newbery Medal, National Book Award, Hans Christian Anderson Award, and named a Living Legend by the Library of Congress. We celebrate your powerful body of work, your lifelong commitment to education and your storytelling skills.”" - Vermont Business Magazine
Writer/Producer David Paterson to attend and present the film at Bentonville Film Festival.
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2015 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Sundance premiere of "Love, Ludlow" written by David Paterson and produced by Arcady Bay Entertainment. Available on Netflix and Amazon.
Release date scheduled for February 2016.
FEBRUARY 6, 201403:47AM PT
David Paterson lectured at the
2014 Savannah Film Festival
October 25th thru November 2nd
EYE OF THE SPIRAL
SUCCESSFULLY PREMIERED AT
THE BIG APPLE FILM FESTIVAL
NOVEMBER 8, 2014
DON'T STOP BELIEVIN': EVERYMAN'S JOURNEY
Arcady Bay Entertainment is a producer for "Everyman's Journey", the story of the band Journey's discovery of a lead singer via YouTube and Arnel Pineda's journey from unknown nightclub singer in the Philippines to front man of one of the world's favorite rock and roll bands.
CURRENTLY ON NETFLIX AND AMAZON
Order David Paterson's 2005 SUNDANCE hit LOVE LUDLOW today!!
CURRENTLY IN RELEASE
"Love, Lots of It" has secured distribution through SHORTS INTERNATIONAL.
ARCADY BAY ENTERTAINMENT
RIO DI JANERO FILM FESTIVAL
October 1st thru October 5th
ABE Co-Founder David Paterson Guest Lecturer at the festival
David was awarded the IFP/Latin American Training Council RioMarket Fellowship
Katherine Paterson, author of Bridge to Terabithia and David Paterson who wrote the screenplay and produced Bridge were interviewed recently about the film. Click here or on the picture below to watch the interview.
David Interviewed at Sundance
Click on Sundance Interview to see a YouTube video of David's interview with RealTvFilms.com at 2010 Sundance.
Read David's interview at MovieFone.com
OPEN AIR DISTRIBUTED THROUGH SHORTS INTERNATIONAL
"Open Air," a critically aclaimed short film which stars Lynn Cohen, whose credits include "Munich" and "Sex in the City." "Open Air" was screened at over 50 filmfestivals throughout the world, winning numerous awards.