Posts Categorized: Orchard News

Welcome, Ryan!


Introducing Ryan Lee, Associate Product Manager, Data Hey everyone, my name is Ryan Lee and I recently joined The Orchard as an Associate Product Manager. Most recently, I was building a next-gen smart TV at Samsung and, before that, was working on making online dating a less painful activity (alongside our friend Ben Rubin) at HowAboutWe. In… 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 »

Welcome, Liz!


Introducing Elizabeth Curtis-Bey, Manager, International Client Relations  Hello All! My name is Liz Curtis-Bey. I’m joining the Client Relations Team at The Orchard after working with Rent the Runway as a manager on their Client Insights Team. Prior to RTR, I lived in Madrid while I studied visual media communications, worked in New York City… Read more »

The Orchard Goes on a ‘Hunt for the Wilderpeople’ With Latest Acquistion


Great news! We’ve reconnected with the witty and fun Taika Waititi to bring his amazing new action/comedy Hunt for the Wilderpeople to North American audiences. This is our first Sundance acquisition of 2016. In the past, we’ve found gems such as The Overnight, Finders Keepers, and Digging With Fire. What can we say? We know the good ones… Read more »