Summer will always be summer at the movies. The hottest months make us want to shake off the weight of real life for an epic, otherworldly journey or a silly romp. After being teased by trailers since Christmas, we finally get pay-off in the form of star-studded sex comedies, hyper-enhanced comic book adaptations, and a… Read more »
A Look at Video Services in Germany
As you may be aware, YouTube in Germany has a large GEMA shaped problem to contend with, and that problem manifests itself in the form of the majority of music content being blocked in Germany. All is not lost though, and there are things we can do to make the most of this situation.
Introducing: Vinyl Tuesday, A Physical Music Initiative
In the wake of global Friday release dates, another initiative, Vinyl Tuesday, is starting up as a way to offer physical retailers new titles to sell and promote during the week. Launched by the Record Store Day organization, the weekly Tuesday physical street date will encourage artists, labels and distributors to put out several different… Read more »
More, Please! How iTunes Extras Help the Growth of Digital Film Sales
The idea of bonus content for film is not a new thing. DVDs have had bonus content for years. With iTunes Extras, the experience is what you gain. The interactive menu, the HD photo galleries, the behind-the-scenes content, along with the continual addition of new content as it comes along — these are just some of… Read more »
4K & Ultra High Definition: Fact of Fad?
If you’ve walked into an electronic store recently you’ve probably seen displays and TVs promoting this new fancy 4K and/or UHD concept. So, what is that? How does it work and how does it affect The Orchard and our clients? Below, I’ll provide a concise update and aim to provide some perspective on whether this… Read more »