Posts Categorized: Featured News

Snapchat Tips, Tricks & Best Practices


Snapchat! All the kids are doin’ it! I’m not going to pretend that Snapchat is the right platform for everyone, but it might be time to add it to your social strategy if your fan base is young and digitally engaged. Snapchat is quickly growing in popularity, with over 100 million daily active users. More… Read more »

Captivating “Christine” Joins The Orchard’s Sundance Acquisitions


What’s that? More news from Sundance? Could it be? Well — yes! We are proud to announce that we have picked up Christine for North American distribution. The film premiered in the US Dramatic Competition and has received nothing but rave reviews. Christine features Rebecca Hall who delivers an incredibly strong performance as the title… Read more »

Get Inspired by The Orchard’s Latest Acquisition, “Life, Animated”


We had an absolute blast at the Sundance Film Festival this year. As reported earlier, we picked up a great new action/comedy, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, and now there’s more news from Utah — we are teaming up with A&E IndieFilms and director Roger Ross Williams to bring his inspiring documentary Life, Animated to North… Read more »

Creating a YouTube Strategy Without Official Music Videos


YouTube has become the most accessible resource for rich media and drives our demand for variety in unprecedented ways. Over the years, music has cemented itself as a pillar of the YouTube ecosystem, and we expect that same level of variety to suit our listening habits. It was never enough to search for an artist and… Read more »

Meet Multi-Talented Breakthrough Artist, Anderson .Paak


Anderson .Paak is a singer-songwriter, rapper, producer and drummer. He’s blowing up right now, and for good reason. Besides his unique songwriting and producing skills, this man is also a great entertainer. See for yourself in this live @ Canal + in France performance and most recently on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. His story is overwhelming: coming from… Read more »