'Erotic' gets global release

Halo-8 to distribute Ramzi Abed's documentary

Halo-8 Entertainment has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Ramzi Abed's "The New Erotic," a documentary about the erotic art/alt porn movement. A limited theatrical run is planned, followed by a DVD release in early 2010.

The doc features such performers as Eon McKai, Vena Virago, Dave Naz and Jack the Zipper and erotic photographers Alejandra Guerrero and Ed Fox.

It is Halo-8's third collabortion with Abed, who also directed "The Devil's Muse" and "In a Spiral State," whic hits DVD shelves on Sept. 29.