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HBO Debuts Moving Documentary CRIES FROM SYRIA, 3/13 HBO Debuts Moving Documentary CRIES FROM SYRIA, 3/13
by TV News Desk - February 21, 2017

 CRIES FROM SYRIA is a searing account of the humanitarian crisis in Syria and the devastating civil war that has defined the country over the past five years.... (more...)
Award-Winning Film THE BAD KIDS Premieres on PBS 3/20 Award-Winning Film THE BAD KIDS Premieres on PBS 3/20
by TV News Desk - February 21, 2017

Winner of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Award for Vérité Filmmaking,The Bad Kids premieres on Independent Lens Monday, March 20, 2017, 10:00-11:30 PM ET (check local listings) on PBS.... (more...)
Cosplayers Put Their Skils to the Test in SYFY's Newest Competition Series COSPLAY MELEE Cosplayers Put Their Skils to the Test in SYFY's Newest Competition Series COSPLAY MELEE
by TV News Desk - February 16, 2017

The world's most innovative cosplayers go head to head each week in Syfy's new transformation competition series COSPLAY MELEE – an epic showdown of creativity, eye popping costumes and one of a kind characters. Premiering on Tuesday, March 21 at 10/9c, the hour-long battle is hosted by actress and ... (more...)
Nat Geo Announces Special Programming to Coincide with World Water Day Nat Geo Announces Special Programming to Coincide with World Water Day
by TV News Desk - February 16, 2017

Today, more than 500 million people around the world lack access to clean drinking water.... (more...)
War Party and XYZ Films to Team on Reimagining of Gareth Evans' THE RAID War Party and XYZ Films to Team on Reimagining of Gareth Evans' THE RAID
by Movies News Desk - February 16, 2017

WarParty and XYZ films have announced that they will partner on the reimagining of the hit Indonesian action film THE RAID... (more...)
Wilshire Studios & Buzzfeed News to Develop Crime Investigation Docu-Series Wilshire Studios & Buzzfeed News to Develop Crime Investigation Docu-Series
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

Wilshire Studios, the unscripted production arm of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, and BuzzFeed News today announced plans to develop an active crime investigation docu-series based on the mysterious death of Jessica Chambers... (more...)
 POV Acquires Oscar-Nominated Short JOE'S VIOLIN for 30th Season POV Acquires Oscar-Nominated Short JOE'S VIOLIN for 30th Season
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

Celebrated PBS documentary series POV has acquired the broadcast rights for JOE'S VIOLIN , an Academy Award nominee in Best Documentary (Short Subject).... (more...)
Charming Star-Voiced Tale MY LIFE AS A ZUCCHINI Opens at Landmark Sunshine Charming Star-Voiced Tale MY LIFE AS A ZUCCHINI Opens at Landmark Sunshine
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2017

After his mother's sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home, filled with other orphans his age. At first he struggles to find his place in this at times strange and hostile environment. But with Raymond's help and his newfound frie... (more...)
Filmrise Acquires N.A. Rights to MANIFESTO, Starring Cate Blanchett Filmrise Acquires N.A. Rights to MANIFESTO, Starring Cate Blanchett
by Movies News Desk - February 10, 2017

Film and TV distributor FilmRise today announced that it has acquired the exclusive North American distribution rights to Julian Rosefeldt's MANIFESTO, which stars Academy Award® winner Cate Blanchett... (more...)
World of Wonder Announces Two New Series, Starring Drag Race Contestants Alyssa Edwards & Detox World of Wonder Announces Two New Series, Starring Drag Race Contestants Alyssa Edwards & Detox
by Movies News Desk - February 09, 2017

World of Wonder (WOW), the award-winning production company behind RuPaul's Drag Race (Logo), Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures (HBO), Out of Iraq (Logo), and the Million Dollar Listing franchise (Bravo), announces two new original series to kick off its 2017 digital programming slate: Haus of Edwa... (more...)
VIDEO: Netflix Reveals Teaser, Premiere Date for New Comedy Series DEAR WHITE PEOPLE VIDEO: Netflix Reveals Teaser, Premiere Date for New Comedy Series DEAR WHITE PEOPLE
by TV News Desk - February 08, 2017

Netflix reveals teaser, premiere date for new comedy series DEAR WHITE PEOPLE. The series is based on writer/director/producer Justin Simien's critically-acclaimed, Sundance award-winning satirical indie film.... (more...)
HBO to Debut Documentary Shocking TICKLED, 2/27 HBO to Debut Documentary Shocking TICKLED, 2/27
by TV News Desk - February 06, 2017

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Banff Connect LA Announces Headline Feature Interview Banff Connect LA Announces Headline Feature Interview
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2017

The Banff World Media Festival is proud to announce a Feature Interview to headline its must-attend one day conference, BANFF Connect LA.... (more...)
Cartoon Network Greenlights 2017 Sundance Film Festival Selection SUMMER CAMP ISLAND Cartoon Network Greenlights 2017 Sundance Film Festival Selection SUMMER CAMP ISLAND
by TV News Desk - January 30, 2017

Cartoon Network greenlights SUMMER CAMP ISLAND, a wildly imaginative animated series based on the original short created by Julia Pott (Adventure Time).... (more...)
A New TV Series Highlights New Play Readings by Diverse Playwrights with Diverse Stories A New TV Series Highlights New Play Readings by Diverse Playwrights with Diverse Stories
by TV News Desk - January 26, 2017

The Highlighter Reading Series: New Plays / New Media, is raising $11,000 for this exciting new production.  The fundraiser is raising money to film a pilot to pitch, as a series, to various media outlets like PBS, Hulu, Amazon, etc.  Artistic Director Christian Haines (Shotz, Winner at NYC Fringe F... (more...)
Samuel Goldwyn Films & AMBI Group Team on Release of Thriller LAVENDER Samuel Goldwyn Films & AMBI Group Team on Release of Thriller LAVENDER
by Movies News Desk - January 26, 2017

Samuel Goldwyn Films and AMBI Group will partner on the domestic release for the anticipated thriller, LAVENDER.... (more...)
LEGAL SMUGGLING WITH CHRISTINE CHOY Selected by Sundance Film Festival LEGAL SMUGGLING WITH CHRISTINE CHOY Selected by Sundance Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - January 26, 2017

Brothers Noah and Lewie Kloster's debut animation film LEGAL SMUGGLING WITH CHRISTINE CHOY has been selected for the 2017 Sundance Film Festival under documentary short films.... (more...)
Mark Duplass, Jeremy Bobb & More Join Cast of Discovery's Scripted Series MANIFESTO Mark Duplass, Jeremy Bobb & More Join Cast of Discovery's Scripted Series MANIFESTO
by TV News Desk - January 25, 2017

Discovery Channel announced today that Mark Duplass (“Togetherness,” “Blue Jay”), Jeremy Bobb (“The Knick,” “Godless”), Lynn Collins (“X-Men Origins: Wolverine”), Katja Herbers (“Manhattan,” “The Leftovers”), and Brían F. O'Byrne (“Mildred Pierce,” “Aquarius”) have been cast in its upcoming highly-a... (more...)
Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to Marti Noxon's Feature Debut TO THE BONE Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to Marti Noxon's Feature Debut TO THE BONE
by TV News Desk - January 25, 2017

Netflix has acquired worldwide rights to Marti Noxon's feature debut TO THE BONE, directed and written by Marti Noxon and starring Lily Collins, Keanu Reeves, Carrie Preston, Lili Taylor, Alex Sharp, and Liana Liberato.... (more...)
Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to ICARUS Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to ICARUS
by TV News Desk - January 24, 2017

Netflix announced today it will make Bryan Fogel's ICARUS, a riveting and surprising journey through the netherworld of global sports doping, available exclusively to its members across 190 countries later this year.... (more...)
Kino Lorber Acquires North American Rights to Kristen Tan's POP AYE Kino Lorber Acquires North American Rights to Kristen Tan's POP AYE
by Movies News Desk - January 24, 2017

Kino Lorber has acquired all North American rights to Kirsten Tan's debut feature POP AYE, after the film's world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in the World Dramatic section.... (more...)
Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to JOSHUA: TEENAGER VS. SUPERPOWER Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to JOSHUA: TEENAGER VS. SUPERPOWER
by TV News Desk - January 24, 2017

Netflix announced today that the company has acquired worldwide rights to Joe Piscatella's JOSHUA: TEENAGER VS. SUPERPOWER, which recently made its world premiere to critical acclaim at Sundance Film Festival.... (more...)
Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES at 2017 Sundance Film Festival Netflix Acquires Worldwide Rights to THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES at 2017 Sundance Film Festival
by TV News Desk - January 24, 2017

Netflix announced today that it has acquired worldwide rights to writer/director Jim Strouse's refreshing and heartfelt modern comedy, THE INCREDIBLE JESSICA JAMES, prior to the film's upcoming world premiere as the Closing Night film of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.... (more...)
Refinery29's Female Focused Short Film Series SHATTERBOX ANTHOLOGY Returns in Partnership with TNT Refinery29's Female Focused Short Film Series SHATTERBOX ANTHOLOGY Returns in Partnership with TNT
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2017

Refinery29 and Turner's TNT today announced a new season of the Shatterbox Anthology film series while at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.... (more...)
Sundance Institute Announces 2017 Recipient of Merata Mita Fellowship for Indigenous Artists Sundance Institute Announces 2017 Recipient of Merata Mita Fellowship for Indigenous Artists
by Movies News Desk - January 23, 2017

Amie Batalibasi (Australian Solomon Islander, Feralimae/Kosi) from Melbourne, Australia, is the 2017 recipient of the Sundance Institute Merata Mita Fellowship—an annual fellowship named in honor of the late M?ori filmmaker Merata Mita (1942-2010).... (more...)



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