Drop the beat: The Orchard is hyped to announce the acquisition of Udi Aloni‘s multi-film fest favorite, Junction 48, starring Tamer Nafar and Oren Moverman. Junction 48 follows the tumultuous rise of young hip-hopper Kareem, a character inspired by famous Palestinian rapper and the film’s cowriter/star, Tamer Nafar. The flick describes life growing up in the Israeli ghetto of Lyd,… Read more »
The Unexpected, Welcome Rise of Indie Horror
This winter will see the theatrical premiere of the late Polish director Marcin Wrona’s stunning new horror film, Demon. This work — the last one he completed before his suicide last September — depicts a wedding day gone terribly amiss, as the young bridegroom finds himself possessed by the ghost of a victim of the… Read more »
The Orchard Dials in on Logan Kibens’ “Operator”
Hello operator! We are pleased to announce another SXSW acquisition with the addition of Logan Kibens‘ directorial debut, Operator. The Orchard snagged UK and North American distribution rights to the dark and timely comedy which premiered at SXSW and stars Martin Starr and Mae Whitman. Look out for a digital and on-demand release this November.
The Orchard Adds Julia Hart’s “Miss Stevens” to Fall Release Film List
Fall 2016 is looking better and better for The Orchard as we’ve acquired another fantastic film from this year’s SXSW line up. This time, The Orchard won all North American rights to Julia Hart‘s directorial debut, “Miss Stevens,” a film with a cast and crew sculpted for success.
The Orchard Sets the Table for Oren Moverman’s “The Dinner”
Cannes gave us another gift today as the Oren Moverman film The Dinner will be served via The Orchard after acquiring all North American distribution rights. The dramatic picture is based off of Herman Koch’s novel of the same name that received literature accolades worldwide. The Orchard plans on whetting your appetite soon with a release set for… Read more »