The official premiere will take place at The Projector, 6001 Beach Road, #05-00, Golden Mile Tower, Singapore 199589 on March 17th from 6:15pm to 11:00pm and will be accompanied by a remastered and re-released film made in 1988, on another legendary United Busby Babe, Duncan Edwards.
Ticket purchases MUST be made in advance. No door-sales on the night. BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW
About the Film
DENNIS VIOLLET – A UNITED MAN
Directed by Dennis’s daughter Rachel Viollet, and featuring interviews with soccer legends; Sir Alex Ferguson, Bryan Robson, Denis Law, Nobby Stiles and Paddy Crerand, this inspiring documentary showcases the life of Manchester United and Busby Babe legend Dennis Viollet.
A natural goal scorer, Dennis played a key role in catapulting Manchester United to the top of English soccer during the 1950’s and 1960’s. A member of the iconic Busby Babes team, Dennis survived the Munich air crash, where many of his teammates tragically lost their lives. After Munich, Dennis was instrumental in keeping Manchester United afloat, helping the club to become triumphant once again.
In 1973 Dennis moved to America, where he pioneered the sport of soccer, guiding it to new levels of popularity. From the grass-roots level, to the professional ranks, Dennis forged a path for many youngsters who dreamed of playing the professional game in America.
“Dennis Viollet – A United Man” is a story about a man who became a trailblazer, helping the game he loved to reach new levels of prestige and popularity, while touching the lives of many along the way.
Official website: http://dennisviolletdocumentary.com/
About the Writer/Producer/Director – Rachel Viollet
Rachel is an award-winning producer/director and the daughter of Manchester United legend, Dennis Viollet. In 1995 she graduated with Honors from The University of Miami Film School. After a successful professional tennis career where she became the British #1, Rachel re-located to Los Angeles to pursue her dream of making movies. She is committed to telling inspirational human interest stories, and doing it in the highest quality possible. Rachel’s first film about tennis legend Althea Gibson premiered at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island, and was well received at film festivals across America. Her recent film, “Dennis Viollet: A United Man” won the “Audience Award” at the prestigious Manchester International Film Festival. Rachel currently has several films in development, including a motion picture about the “Busby Babes.”
|A night featuring legends of Manchester United and England|
|Arrival – meet and greet|
|Official Welcome and Screening – Dennis Viollet; A United Man|
|Post-screening Q&A with Paul Parker former player of Manchester United and England|
|Foyer – for hot food and drinks, footie talk|
|Special Screening – Newly remastered and released film – Duncan Edwards.|
|Wrap up, special raffle draw and close|
|Foyer for last orders / depart|
Film Volt Ltd was formally launched in 2015 by CEO Mark Busby who had spent over 5 years developing the brand. Film Volt Ltd is now one of the leading names in UK film distribution. The team combines a wealth of film expertise with a fresh commercial outlook, specialising in Theatrical and Digital Distribution.
2016 saw 11 separate UK Film Premieres and the launch of FV-Entertainment, Film Volt’s in-house Video on Demand (VOD) and Pay Per View (PPV) platforms. 2017 will see Film Volt work with over 320 Cinemas and add a growing number of partners all over the World, from interdependent Film Makers to Studios, as Film Volt International.
The launch of Film Volt International will also expand our activities across the end to end Production stream from Film Funding right through to Development. The future is bright.
Be an Event Sponsor:
SG$50 +GST per ticket
Ticket purchases MUST be made in advance. No door-sales on the night.
- Access to this exclusive invite only event
- Meet and greet with Paul Parker former player of Manchester United and England
- Hot meal
- Pint and Popcorn
- Souvenir Pack
- Numbered official certificate signed by the writer/producer/director, RACHEL VIOLLET
DRESS CODE: Wear your retro or current United tops, other football top if you are not a Red! Or just come in casual.
A limited number of tickets will be on sale at $50 SGD each tonight between 6:00pm and 6:30pm at the door for those still wanting to come.
We regret as this is an exclusive and private event that there will be no refunds for cancellations or no shows.