Oscar Contender in Four Categories!
MURPH: The Protector is now under consideration for the Academy Award (also known as the ‘Oscar’) in four categories: Best Feature Documentary, Best Original Score, Best Original Song and Best Film Editing.
“This is a testament to the power and emotional impact of Michael’s story. I’m grateful to the Murphy family for entrusting me with legacy, and to my team for their exceptional talent and dedication,” said Director Scott Mactavish, “ We have a long road ahead. We’re up against some major Hollywood heavyweights and the competition is going to be fierce. Considering our humble roots, however, we’re thrilled just to be in the fight and look forward to the battle.”
The film hits the streets on DVD, Blu-ray and digital platforms on January 7th, 2014.