Countdown to Stream Market: Derek Dressler on creating art in the digital world
Vimeo’s head of content acquisition on premium content, how SVODs have shaped the plaform’s strategy and knowing what people will pay for.
Vimeo jumps into original video production
VP of content Sam Toles says the move signals to viewers, and the broader media industry, that these creators are worthy of attention.
HBO scores third season of High Maintenance
Originally on Vimeo, the comedy about a Brooklyn pot dealer gets a six-episode order from the cabler, which will also air its 19 previous installments.
The void digital video can fill: Look back and ahead with AOL’s Nate Hayden
Amid old Hollywood’s risk aversion,”content that TV won’t touch” has found a home in digital video, says the VP of AOL On Originals.
High Maintenance is a “poster child” for the power of Vimeo: exec
Video interview: Sam Toles, Vimeo’s VP of content acquisitions and business development, discusses recent financing and distribution deals.
Vimeo financing indie hit High Maintenance
Creators say the Vimeo deal, which will fund 6 new episodes, gives them creative control a “television network would never afford us.”