Posts Categorized: Film/TV News

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 Sets the Table for Oren Moverman’s “The Dinner”


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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 »

4K, 8K, HDR & VR: NAB’s Game of Thrones


Once a year in April, the buyers and sellers, old guard and new, meet in the desert to talk shop, explore new technology and unavoidably take in the Vegas nightlife. This year’s attendance is reported to have exceeded 103,000. The convention is NAB (for National Association of Broadcasters), and this was my third time attending and… Read more »