contact us

Got questions? Comments? 

Leave us your name and contact information. 

Name
Name
Phone
Phone
Interested in:
Check all that apply

301 West Grand Ave. #170
Chicago, IL, 60654

773-848-4263

Bringing together mediamakers from around the country with engaged citizens who collectively support the creation and distribution of media that will trigger social change.

CMP Blog - thought-provoking articles

The Orchard & CNN Films Team For $2M Deal On Docu ‘Trophy’ – Sundance

Paula Froehle

 

Mike Fleming Jr | January 20, 2017 12:48pm | http://deadline.com/2017/01/orchard-cnn-films-trophy-2m-sundance-1201890804/

    Activism must be in the air today. The Orchard and CNN Films have acquired North American rights to Shaul Schwarz and Christina Clusiau’s documentary Trophy, which is produced by Lauren Haber and Pulse Films’ Julia Nottingham. Total deal is near $2 million, sources said. The Orchard will handle all North American rights, and CNN gets broadcast rights. International rights still are being brokered.

    The pic is a provocative exploration of the evolving relationship between big-game hunting and wildlife conservation, and it screened today in the U.S. Documentary Competition. The Orchard will release the film this year on a minimum of 150 screens. The docu covers the hunting for sport of endangered animals from elephants to rhinos and lions and investigates the powerhouse industries of big-game hunting, breeding and wildlife conservation.

    UTA and Submarine repped the film.