Monthly Archives: January 2012

  • NYU’s 2012 Women Entrepreneurs Festival -

        NEW YORK, NY. (1/18/12) – Rikaroo (, an industry-curated site helping independent filmmakers find their audiences and lovers of quality independent films find “the best films you’ve never seen, today announced that Co-Founder, Kathleen Wilson, will speak at the 2nd annual Women Entrepreneurs Festival 2012, hosted by the ITP program at NYU’s Tisch […]

  • Hulu Joins The Original Programming Game -

    Hulu has announced the upcoming launch of an original, scripted series, “Battleground,” for streaming online, joining other online players like Google’s YouTube, Yahoo, and Netflix in the direct-to-web, original programming game. “Battlefield,” a timely series about a fictional political campaign, debuts on Hulu on February 14th. Although first developed, then dropped, by Fox, “Battlefield” will […]

  • Good News for Sundance Alums -

        As the 2012 Sundance Film Festival approaches, filmmakers whose films have been accepted by the Festival this year, or any other year for that matter, have an additional reason to be happy, thanks to an initiative set up by the Sundance Institute last summer to help Sundance alumni get their films streamed online. […]

  • OLIVE – Feature Film Shot on Smartphone Gets Theatrical Release -

      The most amazing thing about OLIVE, a feature-length film by Director Hooman Khalili, is not that it had a limited theatrical release in southern California in December 2011. Or that the cast includes two-time Oscar nominee, Gena Rowlands, and Randi Zuckerberg, the sister of the founder of Facebook. Or that Khalili, and Co-Director, Pat […]