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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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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America Ferrera To Host ‘Panoramica’

AMERICA FERRERA TO HOST PANORAMICA

Participant Media’s Pivot Network and Univision News Present New Series Featuring Eight Original Documentary Films on Topics of Interest to Hispanic Viewers

 

LOS ANGELES and MIAMI – August 19, 2014 – Pivot, an Emmy® Award-winning television network from Participant Media targeting passionate Millennials and Univision News, the award-winning news division of Univision Communications, Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving…

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Progressive® Insurance and TakePart.com Highlight Sports Safety

PROGRESSIVE® INSURANCE AND TAKEPART.COM HIGHLIGHT SPORTS SAFETY IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

  

LOS ANGELES August 14, 2014 – Progressive® Insurance, as part of its Apron Project that celebrates unsung people and companies making progress in unexpected ways, has teamed up with TakePart.com, the digital magazine and social action platform of Participant Media, for a new campaign around the important issue of high…

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Pivot’s ‘HITRECORD ON TV’ Receives an Emmy® Award

PIVOT’S ‘HITRECORD ON TV’ RECEIVES AN EMMY® AWARD FOR

CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA – SOCIAL TV EXPERIENCE 

Year-old Pivot Receives First EMMY Award for the Critically Acclaimed Variety Series from Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Beverly Hills, CA (August 13, 2014) Participant Media’s television network Pivot announced that its critically acclaimed series HITRECORD ON TV, created, hosted and directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, will…

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Roadtrip Nation Kicks Off ‘TEACH Roadtrip’

ROADTRIP NATION KICKS OFF ‘TEACH ROADTRIP,’ A CROSS-COUNTRY ADVENTURE SPOTLIGHTING EXTRAORDINARY EDUCATORS

Inspired by Participant Media’s documentary TEACH, Interviews from the Road to Air on Pivot this Fall

 

August 11, 2014 – Los Angeles and Costa Mesa, Calif.– Participant Media and its Pivot television network have teamed up with Roadtrip Nation, a career exploration organization, to launch TEACH Roadtrip, a cross country adventure…

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Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Worldwide Rights to ‘Merchants of Doubt’

SONY PICTURES CLASSICS ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE RIGHTS TO MERCHANTS OF DOUBT

 

NEW YORK (August 7, 2014) - Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired worldwide rights from Participant Media and Omidyar Network to the documentary MERCHANTS OF DOUBT, a film by Academy Award® nominated producer-director Robert Kenner (FOOD, INC.).

MERCHANTS OF DOUBT is presented by Sony Pictures Classics, in association with Participant Media and Omidyar Network…

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