The Award-Winning Film "Underground" is Screening at the Action on Film International Film Festival 2010

Tread Softly Ink would like to announce the directorial debut from writer/director Wilbert Berthaud Jr., along with producer Jenny Lima of Teamwork Productions, now nominated for four awards at the Action On Film International Film Festival.

Los Angeles, CA, July 25, 2010 --( "Underground" follows a young man’s struggle to provide for his two brothers after a mysterious house fire kills his parents. Without many alternatives, he is forced to support his family the best way he knows how, by fighting.

This independent action film from Teamwork Productions was shot in and around the greater Boston metro area with local actors from Massachusetts, and features professional basketball player Anthony Johnson from Orlando as well as many Olympic-level TKD fighters including Chinedum Osuji from the 2004 Olympics.

"Underground" had its world premiere at the Arizona Black Film Showcase on Friday March 26th, 2010. On Wednesday, April 21st, “Underground” was seen by an audience of 300 at Loews AMC Theater at Boston Common and was eventually presented with Boston International Film Festival’s Independent Spirit Award. It will screen on the west coast as part of the 2010 Action On Film International Film Festival on Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. at the Regency Academy Theaters. Call 323.878.5522 or visit ($8).


Wilbert Berthaud Jr. and Jenny Lima began Teamwork Productions in June of 2005 with the hopes of producing a self-funded feature film. Thanks to a dedicated cast and crew that stuck with the project throughout the years, Teamwork Productions was able to produce a high quality product. Teamwork Productions is now in the pre-production stage for two upcoming films, which are scheduled to commence shooting in the fall of 2010.

For press and general inquiries please contact Wilbert Berthaud Jr. at 617.596.1839 or Jenny Lima at 617.850.2677.

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