Posts Categorized: Orchard News

The Orchard Takes Home Sundance Grand Jury Prize Winning Doc “Dina”


Although the curtain has closed on Utah’s 2017 Sundance film festival, the show is not over for us. This week, The Orchard acquired Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini’s critically acclaimed documentary Dina, the U.S. Grand Jury Prize winner for Best Documentary. Dina is an incredibly in-depth look into a complicated yet deep-rooted romance between Dina Buno and Scott Levin. Just engaged,… Read more »

Welcome, Eric!


Introducing Eric Benoit, Digital Catalog Integrations Coordinator Hey, everyone! I hail from the booming metropolis of Allendale, NJ and spent the last four years attending Middlebury College in VT. I interned for both MTV and Animal Planet before getting my first full-time gig at The Orchard. Music has always taken up a huge portion of… Read more »

Welcome, Arielle!


Introducing Arielle Aurrichio, Product Designer Hey everyone, my name is Arielle Aurrichio and I’m starting 2017 off as a Product Designer here at The Orchard. After previous stints in science and medicine, I discovered UX (User Experience design) and have found great joy in solving complex problems. After getting my M.A. in Interactive Media, I designed… Read more »

Oscar Nominations Are In & So Is “Life, Animated”


At Sundance 2016, The Orchard, along with A&E IndieFilms, was elated to gain the incredible documentary Life, Animated. Today, just about one year later, we are proud to say that this wonderful story earned an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary. The film, directed by Roger Ross Williams, takes us on a heartfelt journey of Owen Suskind, a young man… Read more »