Posts Tagged: documentary

The Orchard Snags New Documentary “The Dawn Wall”


The Orchard has secured yet another film, acquiring the U.S. rights to Josh Lowell and Peter Mortimer‘s thrilling documentary The Dawn Wall, winner of the this year’s Audience Awards at SXSW  in the Documentary Spotlight category. The film is scheduled to release this fall. Produced by Red Bull Media House in association with Sender Films, the documentary… Read more »

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 »

The Orchard Chomps Down on “Crocodile Gennadiy”


Here’s a documentary to put on your #mustsee list: Crocodile Gennadiy. Filmmaker Steve Hoover (Blood Brother) has gone up against many odds to bring audiences the truth behind what’s happening to Ukraine’s homeless youth, and how a man named Gennadiy Mokhnenko is trying to shake things up for the better. Amid political turmoil following de-Sovietization, Ukranian city Mariupol is wrought with homeless,… Read more »

The Orchard Goes Down to the Border in “Cartel Land”


So often in war zones, citizens are left stranded in situations that have no clear black and white moral compass, leading them to question where the road truly diverges between right and wrong. Such is the case with the protagonists in Matthew Heineman‘s award-winning documentary Cartel Land. But rather than twiddle their thumbs, these harrowing citizens answer their… Read more »