PICKINGS NEWS ROOM

March 14, 2019

Were very proud to announce that Usher Morgan's debut feature film, Pickings was recently added to the 405's Top 18 Movies of 2018 List. The list, compiled by Wess Haubrich on 31 Dec, 2018 lists Pickings alongside heavy hitters such as Sorry to Bother You,  Hereditary,...

July 22, 2018

In a film review for UK Film Review, indie film reviewer Jack Bottomley compared the opening scene of Pickings to the notable works of filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez, all the while praising the film's handling of its characters and its visual style. W...

June 8, 2018

We are proud to announce that Pickings was accepted into the 2018 Long Island International Film Expo in Bellmore, NY. The film will screen on opening night, July 13th @ 7:00pm; the expo is presented by the The Long Island Film/TV Foundation and the Nassau County Film...

May 28, 2018

Dark Passage Films has officially announced the release date for Usher Morgan's neo-noir thriller Pickings on Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital on Demand. 

 Directed, written, edited, shot and produced by lauded New York-based filmmaker Usher Morgan, Pickings picks up where...

April 16, 2018

Actress, producer, and music supervisor Katie Vincent was interviewed on Indie Band Guru.

"We meet many hard working people in the independent music industry. seeing their passion drives our passion to help expose their work to the world. Our latest discovery is the mul...

April 2, 2018

"The Script has been Flipped: World Premiere of Pickings"

"Pickings is captivating, intense, complicated and violent. It is everything expected from a great mobster movie, however, it is so much more than that. In a genre that is predominantly saturated with strong and...

March 26, 2018

After receiving a total of 8 nominations at the Sunny Side Up Film Festival in Ardmore, Oklahoma, "Pickings" - the neo-noir, indie crime film from writer, director, producer Usher Morgan received the "Best Feature Film" and "Best Director" awards at a ceremony hosted o...

March 25, 2018

Pickings - a new film by writer, director, and producer Usher Morgan was released to theaters in 6 major cities on March 2nd, 2018 and will soon make its way to the on-demand-sphere. In the meanwhile, the film’s official soundtrack is also out in the wild. Apple Music...

March 19, 2018

Actress, producer, and music supervisor Katie Vincent was featured in an article by Dana Hourigan for Wicked Local Mansfield.

"“There’s so much catharsis to be had in art, and I really find that film and method acting are great for sharing the human experience. And as i...