The Toronto International Film Festival is well underway, and we’re proud to announce that The Orchard has acquired U.S. rights to the upcoming drama, The Hummingbird Project, written and directed by Kim Nguyen. A story lined with ambition and greed, two cousins, Vincent and Anton (played by Oscar nominee Jesse Eisenberg and Emmy Golden-Globe winner… Read more »
Around The World with ‘The Music of Strangers’
Shortly before the Toronto International Film Festival in 2015, The Orchard acquired international rights to The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble. This was the first film we took on and went door-to-door with overseas theatrical distribution. We spent the year selling the film to local distributors in foreign territories. The… Read more »
The Orchard Takes Home Quirky Comedy “Carrie Pilby”
The Orchard is proud to introduce another critically acclaimed addition to the early 2017 line-up, the coming-of-age comedy Carrie Pilby. Based on Caren Lissner‘s internationally best-selling novel of the same name, the film stars Bel Powley, Nathan Lane, Vanessa Bayer & more. The film follows an 18-year-old Harvard grad named Carrie Pilby (Powley) that cannot find much reason to leave… Read more »
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 Picks Up TIFF’s Devilish ‘Demon’
Now that “wedding season” is winding down and everyone has had their fair share of Halloween tricks and treats, we thought it’d be the perfect time to let you in on our latest film acquisition, Demon, which had its world premiere at 2015’s Toronto International Film Festival.