Posts Categorized: Film/TV News

The Orchard Catches The Duplass Brothers’ “Blue Jay”


Like spaghetti and meatballs, The Orchard and the Duplass Brothers are a combo that just works. Today, we are thrilled to announce that we will be releasing another Duplass Bros production, Blue Jay, written by Mark Duplass and directed by Alex Lehmann. The film is another installment of a seven-film output partnership between The Orchard and the Duplass’.

The Orchard Marches to the Beat of Udi Aloni’s “Junction 48″


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 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.