Posts Categorized: Orchard News

The Orchard & Red Essential Merge


The Orchard and Red Essential’s two UK organizations have merged to create the newly formed company called The Orchard. The new UK business will be lead by co-Managing Directors, Ian Dutt and Mike Chadwick. With decades of success serving independents, these companies provide a consolidate experience in music distribution fostering strong partnerships and an impressive catalogue… Read more »

Welcome, Conrad!


Introducing, Conrad Capalbo, Product Manager, Physical Distribution Hey everyone, my name is Conrad and I’m excited to be joining The Orchard as the Product Manager for the Physical Music Distribution team. Since I’ve been an active musician from the age of five and have been building software for the past four years, it’s great to… Read more »

No One Cannes Like The Orchard Can: Kings, BPM & More


Wrapping up Festival de Cannes, The Orchard film team has has scored some amazing wins. Now with three acquisitions underway we have now gained Kings and BPM (120 Battements Par Minute), in addition to Under The Eiffel Tower. Written and directed by BAFTA-nominee Deniz Gamze Erguven (Mustang), The Orchard has acquired all North American rights to Kings, starring Halle Berry and Daniel Craig…. Read more »

Welcome, Michael V!


Introducing, Michael Vassallo, Creative Video Manager, Film & TV Operations I’m Michael Thomas Vassallo, and I’m very excited to join the Orchard as Creative Video Manager on the Film/TV team. I was born and raised in Philadelphia, where I attended the University of Pennsylvania and the MFA program in Film and Media Arts at Temple University…. Read more »

The Orchard Acquires “Under The Eiffel Tower” At Cannes


What’s more fitting than acquiring a French-themed film during Festival de Cannes? The Orchard is excited to acquire worldwide rights to Archie Borders’ Under The Eiffel Tower.  Written by Borders and David Henry, Under The Eiffel Tower stars Matt Walsh (Veep) as Stuart, a salesman struggling through a mid-life crisis. In his search of fulfillment, Stuart finds himself on a… Read more »