Posts Tagged: film festivals

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 »

Film Festivals: Exciting & Essential Resources


Film festival season runs from January through May, with a few outliers heading into the fall. This is the busiest and arguably most important time for the acquisitions team as the bulk of our theatrical film slate will be acquired at these events. While most of the work that goes into prepping for film festivals is the… Read more »

The Orchard Film Department On The Move


As noted in my post a couple of week ago, I had the opportunity to participate in a panel on Saturday, March 31st, devoted to Crowdfunding and Social Distribution. Hungry for knowledge, filmmakers packed the room with an array of questions and experiences. All of the panelists were, in different ways and on different scales,… Read more »