Spike Lee to bow first feature for Amazon
Chi-Raq, the streaming platform’s first foray into original movies, will premiere on Prime Instant Video mere weeks after its theatrical debut.
Amazon gets into the movie business
Headed by Ted Hope, Amazon Original Movies will make up to 12 films a year, releasing them online 4 to 8 weeks after a theatrical run.
Former Facebook exec to take over for Ted Hope at Fandor
Chris Kelly (pictured), an investor and NBA team owner, is stepping in as CEO as the indie film producer exits to pursue a new production venture.
Fandor’s Ted Hope on the “new film ecosystem”
The Merging Media keynote speaker says digital content creators need to ditch legacy platforms to engage audiences and build brand value.
SXSW blog: Interactive is not a genre, it’s an ingredient
Creator of the Cinemacity app sums up the theme of content-creation at the festival, while Defy Media’s Smosh promotes two new shows at the inaugural SXSW Gaming Awards.