'Freestyle' to focus on independent films.

Independent film producer Susan Jackson (“Cabin Fever”) has formed the new DVD label Freestyle Home Entertainment.

Freestyle, which will focus on independent films, will be distributed by Visual Entertainment, a division of Universal Music & Video Distribution. The label plans to release 20 titles in 2006. It will acquire projects across a variety of genres including comedies, family, horror and Latino.

The first release, scheduled for Nov. 1, is a teen slasher title called “The Rockville Slayer.”

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