Posts Categorized: Film/TV News

On The Prowl: Genre Film Festivals


Genre film festivals have become increasingly important within the indie and blockbuster space in recent years. With the premiere of Trey Edward Schultz’, It Comes At Night, at the Overlook Film Festival last year and the numerous premieres at Fantastic Fest in Austin and Sitges International Film Festival in Spain, genre film festivals have become unusual and surprising stomping grounds… Read more »

The Shred Bots Premiere New Film ‘R3Boot’


Shred Bots are back!  It’s been two years since their last film release, but that didn’t stop the crew from filming at every turn. R3Boot captures the pure essence of what the Shred Bots are all about which was echoed in the world premiere. A massive crowd of snowboarders and media descended upon the Summit Music… Read more »

Welcome, Mike M.!


Introducing Mike Milizzo, Video Engineer, Film My name is Michael Milizzo, but you can call me Mike. I recently joined The Orchard as a Video Engineer in the Film department. I graduated from NYU with a BFA in film/television and the dream of becoming a studio executive. Nevertheless, my first job out of school was Story Assistant… Read more »

A Continental Journey of Acquisition


I recently hit my three-month mark in Digital Content Acquisitions here at The Orchard, and in the span of those jam-packed 90 days, our team has been working nonstop to seek out and close deals on top-tier cinematic fare for release on our myriad of digital channels. Late summer is traditionally considered a slow period for film… Read more »

Camera Trends: Where We’re Going, We Don’t Need Mirrors


Whether you’re a vlogger, an amateur filmmaker, or even a band with a cool idea, your choice of cameras has never been better. Competition between manufacturers and the explosion of the mirrorless market have produced cameras that are small, affordable and packed with features. No matter what your needs are, there is probably a camera… Read more »