November 28, 2012 02:25pm
GFF 21 XBIZ Noms
Source: Girlfriends Films
by: Company Press Release
(RESEDA, CA) -- Girlfriends Films receives 21 nominations for the 2013 XBIZ Awards. Bettering its prior total, the Studio of the Year nominee dominated the all-girl categories with an industry leading 12 nominations. Additionally, Girlfriends Films first distributed boy / girl sex film, "Voila" from director B. Skow, is honored with 3 nominations.
The XBIZ Awards occur January 11, 2013, at the Century Plaza in Century City, California. To view the complete list of XBIZ Awards nominees, visit xbizawards.XBIZ.com/nominees.php.
Girlfriends Films Vice President Moose states, "This past year saw Girlfriends Films achieve many milestones, and we’re all excited to see the industry took notice. Thank you to XBIZ for honoring our lesbian movies, original talk shows, website, and first venture into the realm of boy / girl sex – B. Skow’s beautiful couples movie, ‘Voila.’"
The full list of Girlfriends Films’ nominations:
Studio of the Year
All-Girl Release of the Year (“Elexis and Her Girlfriends: Volume 2”)
All-Girl Release of the Year (“Girls in White 2012: Part 2”)
All-Girl Release of the Year (“Women Seeking Women: Volume 83”)
All-Girl Series of the Year (“Budapest”)
All-Girl Series of the Year (“Lesbian PsychoDramas”)
All-Girl Series of the Year (“Lesbian Seductions Older/Younger”)
Best Actress – All-Girl Release (Capri Anderson, “Me and My Girlfriend 2,” Tammy Sands)
Best Actress – All-Girl Release (Deauxma, “Road Queen: Part 22”)
Best Actress – All-Girl Release (Sarah Shevon, “Lesbian House Hunters: Part 7”)
Best Actress – All-Girl Release (India Summer, “Cheer Squad Sleepovers: Episode 2”)
Best Scene – All-Girl (Jelena Jensen and Malena Morgan, “Lesbian Bridal Stories: Volume 5”)
Best Scene – All-Girl (Prinzzess and India Summer, “Lesbian Sex: Volume 9”)
Best Music (“Elexis and Her Girlfriends: Volume 2”)
Couples-Themed Release of the Year (“Voila,” Skow for Girlfriends Films)
Best Actor – Couples-Themed Release (Kris Slater, “Voila,” Skow for Girlfriends Films)
Best Supporting Actress (Dana DeArmond, “Voila,” Skow for Girlfriends Films)
MILF Performer of the Year (India Summer)
Marketing Campaign of the Year (“The Kinky & Creepy Show,” “The Vault,” GFFMembers.com)
European Non-Feature Release of the Year (“Shades of Blue,” Viv Thomas)
Studio Site of the Year (GirlfriendsFilms.com)
"Some of our proudest moments in 2012 were the filming of the 100th scenes for 3 amazing women," says Moose. "Our contract performers India Summer and Prinzzess each shot their 100th scene with our studio, as did fan-favorite Elexis Monroe. India chose Prinzzess for her scene partner, and their amazing chemistry and passion resulted in a much-deserved Best Scene nom by XBIZ."
Moose adds, "Our DVD distribution with Tammy Sands continues to be successful, as shown by her nomination for ‘Me and My Girlfriend 2.’ Deals with B. Skow and Viv Thomas are also off to a great start with the debut titles each receiving nominations."
Previous Girlfriends Films accolades at the XBIZ Awards include Moose receiving the 2011 XBIZ Executive Leadership award and Girlfriends Films owner Dan O’Connell being named the 2012 Man of the Year. In 2012, "Budapest" was named All-Girl Series of the Year and Girlfriends Films contract star India Summer received the award for MILF Performer of the Year.
Media and distributors interested in obtaining box covers, production stills, frame grabs and trailer links can gain immediate access on Girlfriends Film's press site: http://www.girlfriendsfilmspress.com/PR_files/index.php
About XBIZ Media:
XBIZ™ is the adult entertainment industry's leading source for business news and information, providing up-to-the-minute coverage of the industry at XBIZ.com and in two monthly trade journals — XBIZ World for the Internet and technology sectors and XBIZ Premiere for the retail market. In addition, XBIZ hosts two annual trade conferences, the XBIZ Forum and XBIZ Conference, which culminates with the annual XBIZ Awards, a red carpet gala event honoring the most influential companies and performers who play an essential role in the growth and popularity of adult entertainment around the globe. XBIZ is frequently cited in mainstream media for coverage of the adult entertainment industry and has been published in CNN, Fox News, Newsweek, MSNBC, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, Wired, Cnet, ABC, USA Today and Los Angeles Times among others. For more information about the XBIZ Awards, visit www.XBIZAwards.com.
About Girlfriends Films:
Girlfriends Films was created to provide realistic lesbian-sex movies for discerning viewers who demand the best. The studio’s combination of gorgeous performers, talented directors and aesthetic focus allows for Girlfriends Films to continuously produce best-selling movies appealing to both men and women. Girlfriends Films received AVN’s Best All-Girl Series award the last 5 years running and XRCO’s Best Girl/Girl Series 3 years in a row, while remaining "The Most Downloaded Studio" year after year on Hot Movies. In 2011, Girlfriends Films partnered with AbbyWinters.com to create the studio’s first ever content-rich pay site — www.GFFMembers.com. XCritic.com, NightMoves, and TLARaw.com named Girlfriends Films the 2012 Adult Studio of the Year, while XBIZ declared GFF founder Dan O’Connell the 2012 Man of the Year. In addition to its own popular content, Girlfriends Films distributes DVDs and secures broadcast and VOD deals for Tammy Sands, Viv Thomas, and Skow Digital, including the latter’s highly conceptualized boy/girl features. For more information, visit www.GirlfriendsFilms.com, www.Facebook.com/Gf.Films and www.Twitter.com/GF_Films.
For more information please contact: