Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, June 9th, 2016


Snapchat Discover Revamp Could Attract More Music Firms RIAA may need to go legal to suspend the thepiratebay.org domain Big News For Spotify, All Music Streamers: Apple and Google shift to 15% app-subscriptions rev-share SoundExchange Calls for Appeal of New Webcasting Rates, Saying They ‘Erode the Value of Music In Our Economy’ AEG Live And… Read more »

The Orchard Dials in on Logan Kibens’ “Operator”


Hello operator! We are pleased to announce another SXSW acquisition with the addition of Logan Kibens‘ directorial debut, Operator. The Orchard snagged UK and North American distribution rights to the dark and timely comedy which premiered at SXSW and stars Martin Starr and Mae Whitman. Look out for a digital and on-demand release this November.

The Orchard Sets the Table for Oren Moverman’s “The Dinner”


Cannes gave us another gift today as the Oren Moverman film The Dinner will be served via The Orchard after acquiring all North American distribution rights. The dramatic picture is based off of Herman Koch’s novel of the same name that received literature accolades worldwide. The Orchard plans on whetting your appetite soon with a release set for… Read more »