WHEN GEORGIA SMILED: THE ROBIN MCGRAW REVELATION FOUNDATION TEAMS WITH PIVOT AND STUDENTS OF THE WORLD TO LAUNCH THE #iASPIRE CAMPUS CHALLENGE

WHEN GEORGIA SMILED: THE ROBIN MCGRAW REVELATION FOUNDATION TEAMS WITH PIVOT AND STUDENTS OF THE WORLD TO LAUNCH THE #iASPIRE CAMPUS CHALLENGE

The Challenge Will Fund Outstanding Programs or Ideas Aimed at Ending Sexual Assault on College Campuses and in the Community

(Los Angeles, CA – September 8, 2014) – When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation has teamed with Participant Media’s television network, Pivot…

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The Look of Silence won five Awards at the Venice International Film Festival, where it world premiered this weekend.

The Look of Silence won five Awards at the Venice International Film Festival, where it world premiered this weekend.

The Grand Prize of the Jury

FIPRESCI Award (International Film Critics Award)
Best Film of Venezia 71

Mouse d’Oro Award (Online Film Critics Award)
Mouse d’oro for the best film of Venezia 71

Fedeora Prize Venezia 71 (European Film Critics Award)
Award for Best European/Mediterranean film…

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‘HITRECORD ON TV’ and ‘Please Like Me’ nominated for Best New Cable Program by the Cablefax Program Awards.

Best New Cable Program

  • AMERICA with Jorge Ramos, Fusion Network
  • Bring It!, Lifetime Networks
  • Broad City, Comedy Central
  • Fargo, FX
  • Life Below Zero, National Geographic Channel
  • HITRECORD ON TV, Pivot
  • Please Like Me, Pivot
  • True Detective, HBO
  • Wahlburgers, A&E

 

See the full list of nominees: http://www.cablefax.com/eventsawardswebinars/program-top-ops-awards-breakfast?hq_e=el&hq_m=2934357&hq_l=2&hq_v=e33f918b3a

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Pivot Launches on Philo’s Live Streaming TV Service

PIVOT LAUNCHES ON PHILO’S LIVE STREAMING TV SERVICE

 

Campuses Across the Country Will Have Access to @Pivot_TV’s Critically Acclaimed Programming via @WatchPhilo

New York, NY (August 27, 2014) – Participant Media’s television network Pivot announced today that it is launching on Philo, bringing its diverse and unique slate of programming to campuses across the United States. Students at more than a dozen universities will be able to watch…

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Drafthouse Films and Participant Acquire ‘The Look of Silence’

DRAFTHOUSE FILMS AND PARTICIPANT MEDIA ACQUIRE
OSCAR®- NOMINEE JOSHUA OPPENHEIMER’S ‘THE LOOK OF SILENCE’

 

Los Angeles, CA & Austin, TX (August 27, 2014) – Drafthouse Films and Participant Media announced today they have jointly acquired all U.S. rights to Oscar®-nominated director Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Look of Silence, executive produced by Oscar-winner Errol Morris (The Fog of War), Oscar-nominee Werner Herzog (Encounters at the End of the…

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Participant Joins DreamWorks For Two Upcoming Films With Steven Spielberg

 PARTICIPANT MEDIA JOINS DREAMWORKS STUDIOS FOR

STEVEN SPIELBERG’S ‘UNTITLED COLD WAR SPY THRILLER’ 

AND THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS  

 

Building on their successful, long-standing relationship, Participant Media is joining DreamWorks Studios on two upcoming films: Steven Spielberg’s “Untitled Cold War Spy Thriller” written by Joel and Ethan Coen, based on an original script by Matt Charman and starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance and…

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Vertical Entertainment Acquires ‘Out of the Dark’

VERTICAL ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES OUT OF THE DARK FROM PARTICIPANT MEDIA

Supernatural Thriller Starring Julia Stiles, Scott Speedman, and Stephen Rea Set for Early 2015 Theatrical Release

 

Los Angeles, CA (August 25, 2012) – Vertical Entertainment and Participant Media today announced that Vertical has acquired U.S. rights to Participant’s supernatural thriller Out of the Dark, and slated the film for an early 2015 theatrical release.

Starring Julia…

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‘Please Like Me,’ a series that is “as savvy with its visuals as it is with the dialogue” is featured on USA TODAY

Have you fallen in love with ‘Please Like Me’ yet?

By Whitney Matheson

USA TODAY  - August 21, 2014

 

Can you remember the last time you fell for a TV show? I’m not talking about a series that offers a decent escape from reality; I’m biding my time with plenty of those this summer. No, I’m referring to that rare gem that presents a world…

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Tom Szaky spoke to The Star Ledger about the docu-series ‘Human Resources’, and his company’s work to “expand its recycling mission.”

Is Trenton’s TerraCycle reality show an upcycled version of ‘The Office’ on Pivot TV?

By Times of Trenton Editorial Board

The Star Ledger  - August 21, 2014

 

Sold as fertilizer in used soda bottles, worm excrement set the scene for the still unfolding Cinderella story of TerraCycle.

Founder Tom Szaky began TerraCycle in his Princeton University dorm room, then moved operations into a…

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RADiUS ACQUIRES ‘THE GREAT INVISIBLE’

RADiUS ACQUIRES SXSW GRAND JURY AWARD WINNER

‘THE GREAT INVISIBLE’

FROM PARTICIPANT MEDIA

New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA (August 20, 2014) – RADiUS announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights to Participant Media’s critically acclaimed, SXSW Grand Jury Award-winning film, THE GREAT INVISIBLE, written and directed by Margaret Brown, whose THE ORDER OF MYTHS (Independent Lens, 2009) won both a…

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